Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI)
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Author: Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI)
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Author: UK Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS)
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6 trends shaping human rights & business in Africa: Observations from Africa Forum by Mike Baab, Danish Institute
Author: Mike Baab, Danish Institute for Human Rights
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Kenya: UK High Commissioner calls for transparent oil revenue management to maximise benefits to locals
Author: Dr Christian Turner, (UK High Commissioner to Kenya) in Capital FM
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