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NRC at the Just Governance conference in Caux, Switzerland

From 29th June until the 3rd July I attended the Just Governance conference, held by Initiatives of Change in Caux, Switzerland. Each year Caux conferences bring together diplomats, politicians, academics, trade unionists, private sector representatives, and NGO workers from over... Read More

Managing Oil for All: A High-Level Round-table on Oil Governance

Charter Announcement Good governance and regulation of oil are public goods that benefit all the actors involved in the oil industry. However, in  producing or exploring countries which have weak institutions and a challenging political landscape, these public goods have... Read More

HOME PRINT:Print page SHARE:Email page Tweet page Share page on Facebook Case study: A comprehensive resource development strategy – Norway’s path to inclusive and sustainable development

Norway Precept 1 Norway is a often used as a shining example of good natural resource management. First in a series of short case studies, “A comprehensive resource development strategy: Norway’s path to inclusive and sustainable development” charts the creation... Read More

Reversing the Resource Curse: Theory and Practice

The Natural Resource Charter, Revenue Watch and the School of Public Policy at the Central European University are now accepting applications for the advanced course: “Reversing the Resource Curse: Theory and Practice.” To apply, interested individuals should submit the application form... Read More

NRC Included in African Progress Panel’s Recommendations

TThe Africa Progress Report 2012 was launched on 11 May 2012 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, during the World Economic Forum on Africa. The report was presented at a press conference by Kofi Annan, Peter Eigen, Bob Geldof, Olusegun Obasanjo and Tidjane Thiam. The event drew a... Read More

New video about coalitions to fight the resource curse

Check out the new video from the World Bank Institute about how coalitions between governments, citizens and private companies can work together to tackle the challenges of resource wealth. Tell us what you think!... Read More

Report from Natural Resource Charter annual technical workshop, Oxford, June 2011

The Natural Resource Charter (NRC) annual technical workshop took place over two days in Oxford at the end of June. This meeting saw over 100 experts and practitioners come together to discuss, debate and consider updates to the technical guidance... Read More

Invitation for inputs to the Natural Resource Charter

Dear Colleagues, The Natural Resource Charter invites contributions from all stakeholders as part of its annual consultation and revision process. The Charter is a ‘living document’; it is open for submissions to update and refine its recommendations based on emerging... Read More

Revisions to the Natural Resource Charter recommendations: 2010

The year of 2010 saw a continuation of the Charter’s global consultation process, drawing on a wide range of expertise and stakeholders views and culminating in the annual technical workshop, held in Oxford in September 16th and 17th. Throughout 2010... Read More