The resource governance dimensions of Hollywood blockbuster Black Panther, a groundbreaking online oil sector simulation and extractive contracts transparency were all hot topics this past year.
The Guyanese government has taken a number of commendable steps in its plan to save a portion of the country’s forthcoming oil revenues in a new sovereign wealth fund, according to a new report. However, the analysis urges officials to address underlying weaknesses in the fund’s design to maximize its effectiveness.
A more balanced fiscal regime is needed for the Congolese mining sector to bring the maximum benefits to the country, according to a French-language report released this month. NRGI remains committed to supporting all stakeholders in pursuing this objective.