The Financial Transparency Coalition's seventh Financial Transparency Conference will bring together civil society, government officials, journalists and policy experts to discuss the problem of illicit financial flows, while brainstorming new ways to combat its effects on growth and development around the world. The conference aims to ignite debate with a variety of stakeholders and move the discussion forward on issues like financing for development, the role of gatekeepers to the financial sector, bringing transparency to company ownership and public reporting for multinational corporations.
NRGI research and data officer Kaisa Toroskainen will take part in a breakout session on 24 October, outlined below. The full agenda is here.
11:30 am-1 pm Extracting the Truth – How Data is Used in the Extractive Industries, and Why More Transparency is Still Needed