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Corinne is currently studying a Masters in Development Studies. She’s heading over to West Africa later in the year and will be writing more Australia’s involvement in development and mining in that part of the world. If you have any information you would like to share, please contact her on coorinrin@yahoo.com.au

Why isn’t Australian mining in Mali more transparent on tax? Ethics in development 

Why isn’t Australian mining in Mali more transparent on tax?

Development in African countries can be supported through a simple measure, asking Australian mining companies to publish what they pay in tax to foreign governments. With investment in mining by Australian companies in Africa on the rise, Australia could be doing more to support initiatives that promote transparency in tax payments. Becoming an implementing member of the Extractive Industries Transparency...