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A Little More Transparency at EITI Can Go a Long Way

The Extractive Industry Transparency Initiative Global Meeting is underway in Sydney.  Today, EITI Chair Clare Short leads a panel discussion of a fundamental strategy review for the organization.  This a pivotal moment for EITI to take steps to create a level playing field for natural resource investors around the world, so that some outliers from China, Russia, India and elsewhere cannot operate according to different standards of transparency than their rivals.