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Building a Movement
July 15th, 2014
20140628_093151In late June, we met with members of the Tax Justice Network Africa (TJN-A) and the Africa International Trade Union Confederation (Africa ITUC) for a training and strategy session in Naivasha, a town northwest of Nairobi. The goal of the event was to bring people together to discuss and analyze the problem of illicit financial flows and the lack of transparency, particularly within the extractive sector. It wasn't long after we left the city limits of Nairobi that the landscape changed dramatically, quickly shifting from shopping malls and apartment complexes...
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Event: Financial Transparency: Challenges and Opportunities for Developing Countries
March 25th, 2013
The Task Force on Financial Integrity and Economic Development, in partnership with the Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability, will host its first Asia regional conference, Financial Transparency: Challenges and Opportunities for Developing Countries, at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi on April 3, 2013 According to the latest report by Task Force member Global Financial Integrity, the Asia region lost an average of US$344.4 billion per annum in illicit financial flows from 2001-2010. It accounted for 60.91 percent of the total illicit financial flows from the developing world, with China, Malaysia, the Philippines, and India among the...
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Featured Allied Organization: The Interfaith Center on Corporate Responsibility
August 31st, 2012
Through the lens of faith, ICCR works to build a more just and sustainable world by integrating social values into investor actions. Currently celebrating its 41st year, ICCR is the pioneer coalition of active shareholders who view the management of their investments as a catalyst for change. Its 300 member organizations with over $100 billion in assets under management have an enduring record of corporate engagement that has demonstrated influence on policies promoting justice and sustainability in the world. Harnessing their power as active shareowners, ICCR members promote corporate transformation from the inside by engaging and advising management towards...
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Pooja Rangraprasad of @SID_INT asks @ UN Tax Committee side-event why are taxing rights now on the agenda? Not due… https://t.co/gIa1911dMf
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