Contract Transparency in Action - Washington D.C

Date: 
14/7/11

Please save the date for a lunch panel discussion on “Contract Transparency in Action”. The event will focus on new momentum for the disclosure and monitoring of extractive industry contracts between companies and host governments. We will look at the case of the release of petroleum agreements in Ghana, the IFC’s new requirement for contract disclosure as well as the World Bank Institute’s contract monitoring work.

When: Thursday, July 14, 12 – 2 p.m. (Lunch will be provided with RSVP)

Where: Oxfam America, 1100 15th Street, NW, #600, Washington, DC (at L) – Metro – Farragut North or McPherson Square

Who: Mohammed Amin Adam, Convener – Civil Society Platform on Oil and Gas, Ghana Michael Jarvis – Team Leader - Governance for Extractive Industries, World Bank Institute Lance Crist – Global Head, Oil and Gas, IFC Clive Armstrong – Senior Economist, IFC Carlos Ramos-Mirosovsky, Associate, Baker Hostetler, New York Stephen T. Olson, Associate, Baker Hostetler, New York / Houston Rosalind Kainyah, Vice President, External Affairs and CSR, Tullow Oil, London (Invited)

Moderator: Ian Gary, Senior Policy Manager – Extractive Industries, Oxfam America

More details to come. Please RSVP to Katie Martorana – kmartorana@oxfamamerica.org