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Concerns about EITI not keeping constituencies fully involved were raised during their last annual meeting.
“Dictators and their inner circles have always made easy targets for cartoonist.” That is the premise of the article by Rowan Moore Gerety, called Comics Without Captions: Can a cartoonist help unseat a dictator?, published in “VQR: A National Journal of Literature & Discussion.”
Socioeconomic issues and respect for the rule of law dominated the African Civil Society Conference, held August 5-6, 2014 in Washington, DC.
Human right violations in Equatorial Guinea were highlighted in a World Council of Churches sponsored side-event at the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland.
(African Arguments) Enforcing The Dodd-Frank Act Would Promote Transparency And Development In Africa
An op-ed that highlights the important role that the Dodd-Frank legislation in the U.S. could play in increasing transparency in Equatorial Guinea.
Activists from Equatorial Guinea (AGE), a group of pro-democracy and human rights defenders, convened a number of gatherings in Madrid, August 2-3, 2013
Human Rights Concerns Ahead of Elections in Equatorial Guinea. Troubling Conditions Compromise May 26 Legislative Vote.
View the US House hearing of "Is There an African Resource Curse?" on Thursday, July 18th, 2013, at 2pm EST.
The U.S. Court of Appeals dismissed the lawsuit against the Securities and Exchange Commission that seeked to block implementation of a transparency law.
The United States Department of State released in April (2013) its 2012 Country Report on Human Rights Practices for Equatorial Guinea.