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E-book : Governing the Extractive Industries in Southeast Asia (Scoping Study)

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
E-book : Governing the Extractive Industries  in Southeast Asia (Scoping Study)

The study reviews about situation of extractive industries governance of seven resource-countries in Southeast Asia; Indonesia, Malaysia, The Philippines, Cambodia, Vietnam  Myanmar and Timor Leste.  The study uses the analysis tool of political economy and governance consideration by analyzing  the regulatory framework, implementation of transparency and accountable principles and capacity of law enforcement.  The study […]

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E-book : Regional framework on Extractive Industries Governance

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
E-book : Regional framework on Extractive Industries Governance

The ASEAN leaders have developed a  plan to transform ASEAN into an Economic Community by 2015. Extractive Industries sector will take an important role to support this transformation. The Briefing Paper explains about the importance of ASEAN countries to develop a framework for governance in extractive industries as the basic principles to manage their resources […]

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E-book : Assessing National Experiences to Inform Regional Corporation in Southeast Asia

| March 9, 2015 | 0 Comments
E-book : Assessing National Experiences to Inform Regional Corporation in Southeast Asia

Abundance of natural resources especially for oil, gas and minerals has provided some opportunities for countries in Southeast Asia to support a sustainable development in social and economy. Yet managing these non-renewable resources also creates some challenges and requirements to ensure that these resources will bring the blessing instead of the curses. The book shares […]

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The Framework for Extractive Industries Governance in ASEAN is launched

| December 2, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Framework for Extractive Industries Governance in ASEAN is launched

This is unique Framework could assist ASEAN member states fulfill the call to harmonize their mineral policy and ensure the extraction of resource benefit the country, its people, and strengthening ASEAN economic integration. Jakarta, December 2, 2014. Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR) launched The Framework for Extractive Industries Governance in ASEAN, in Jakarta, Indonesia […]

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Endorsing The Sub-National EITI Principles to The Region

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments
Endorsing The Sub-National EITI Principles to The Region

Sub-national champions implementing EITI principles shared their experiences to the region Davao, the Philippines. For Suyoto having greater power means taking more responsibilities. As the head of district he has a great power to manage all resources in his district, including in managing the share-revenues of oil industry shared by the central government. Bojonegoro is […]

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IKAT-US: Because the Extractive Industries are for All Movie

| September 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Supported by Revenue Watch Institute (RWI) since 2010, IESR has been working together with civil society organizations in the region to support on advocacy and campaign for revenue transparency in extractive industries. Under the project Partnership Initiative of Southeast Asia and United States (IKAT-US Project), USAID Indonesia supported IESR and three Indonesian NGOs and six […]

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Fact Sheet – A Southeast Asian Partnership for Better Governance in Extractive Industries

| July 19, 2013 | 0 Comments
Fact Sheet – A Southeast Asian Partnership for Better Governance in Extractive Industries

A Southeast Asian Partnership for Better Governance in Extractive Industries is a partnership project of civil society organizations in Indonesia and CSOs in four countries in the Southeast Asia and Timor Leste under the IKAT-US Project funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Indonesia. Download Fact Sheet

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Indonesia submitted its Validation Report to the EITI Validation Committee

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments
Indonesia submitted its Validation Report to the EITI Validation Committee

Indonesia have submitted its final Validation Report, accompanied by response and explanation documentation, to the EITI Validation Committe for considerations. Based on this Report, and the accompanying documentation, the committe will deliberate and make decision on whether Indonesia have managed to merit the “EITI Compliant Country” status. The Validation Report is an assessment of the […]

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Indonesia releases the first EITI report on revenues of Extractive Industries

| April 28, 2013 | 0 Comments
Indonesia releases the first EITI report on revenues of Extractive Industries

Jakarta, Indonesia, April 26, 2013.The Indonesian government released reconciled data for the 2009 revenue of state-owned extractive industries in an effort to increase transparency. The nation’s first Indonesian EITI report was issued on Tuesday, and Indonesia is the first member state of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) to publish revenue data through such […]

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ASEAN Forum: Spreading the initiatives on natural resources governance to the ASEAN region

| April 26, 2013 | 0 Comments
ASEAN Forum: Spreading the initiatives on natural resources governance to the ASEAN region

Jakarta. Institute for Essential Services Reform (IESR) and ASEAN Study Centre, University of Indonesia organized an ASEAN Forum on Natural Resources Governance: Toward ASEAN Economic Community 2015 and Beyond, held in Jakarta on April 17, 2013. The forum was attended by sixty participants representing government agencies, civil society organizations, companies and universities, aimed to share […]

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