EITI implementation can help lay the foundation for transparent and accountable management of the country’s natural resource wealth.
The key to attract mineral exploration into resource-rich African countries is having access to reliable, publicly-available geological data.
A New Zealand-based company, Seequent, has launched a portal which primarily to encourage mineral exploration in the Uganda.
In an increasingly complex world Africa is holding its own as an attractive investment region, with the value of investment on the continent showing growth.
In order to achieve transformation and inclusiveness the discussion of participation should go beyond integration of local equity on large scale projects.
While anti-graft organisations in Uganda deal with corruption-related cases, there is less focus on other forms of crime - like illicit financial outflows.
The Mining Sector cannot be looked at in isolation – it is the "engine room" of every economy in a country with substantial mineral resources.
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