Avoiding the Oil Curse: A Spotlight on Oil in Uganda

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This working paper analyses the impact of mew rules from the US Securities and Exchange Commission requiring companies that file annual reports to disclose the payments made to host government for the extraction of oil, natural gas and minerals.

The paper by the Advocates Coalition for Development and Environment (ACODE) assesses how this could help shore up transparency around investment in Uganda’s extractives industry and avoid failures in governance that have exposed other countries to the “resource curse”.

Click here for the report.