Uganda’s Oil Revenue Management Framework is a Solid Start, but Not Nearly Enough

Source: Earlier this year, Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni signed the Public Finance Management Act (PRMA) 2015 into law and created one of the world’s newest sovereign wealth funds. While the law … Read More

German Foundation launches Oil and Gas Almanac in Tanzania to Promote Transparency

The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) Tanzania in conjunction with the Natural Resource Governance Institute and Berlin based Open Oil have launched an oil and gas almanac a Wiki Platform that will act … Read More

New petroleum producers survey policy options in wake of oil price slump

Countries seeking to develop newly-discovered petroleum resources are facing a fall in global oil prices, with competition from the ‘shale gas revolution’ in the United States, as well as renewable energy … Read More

Ugandan journalists to get Oil and gas training

Bloggers, alternative media producers, online journalists, TV/radio producers will in August receive training on oil and gas from various experts including the petroleum exploration and production department (PEPD), oil companies, … Read More