Category Archives: Energía Sostenible

Statement: Civil Society of Latin America and the Caribbean demands socio-environmental transparency in the extractive industries

We are representatives of civil society organizations working in Colombia, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Peru, and the Dominican Republic gathered from March 6-10, 2017, during the XIII Latin American Forum on Extractive Industries of the Latin American Network on Extractive Industries (RLIE), as well as the meeting of the International Board of the Extractive Industries Transparency…
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“We would like information about contracts and environmental impact studies”

Civil Society Representatives from the National Committee for the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in the Dominican Republic. [caption id="attachment_7169" align="aligncenter" width="1161"] Carlos Peterson and Maritza Ruiz, members of the MSG EITI in Dominican Republic.[/caption] Derecho, Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (DAR) shared its experiences regarding transparency in the extractive sector with members from the Dominican Republic’s…
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EITI: Peru is already in the validation process

After hosting the VII Global Conference of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI), Peru faces a new challenge in the frame of this initiative. On July 1st, Peru started the process of EITI compliance validation, which will conclude on November of this year. Lima, July 21st, 2016. - Representatives of the International EITI Secretariat dialogued…
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Institutions linked to Climate Change must improve mechanisms of access to information

Peru has international funds to prevent and mitigate the effects of climate change. A way to know the destination and progress of these funds would be through transparency portals and mechanisms to spread the information to the population. [caption id="attachment_4951" align="aligncenter" width="2560"] Foto: Liliana García / DAR.[/caption] Lima, April 20th 2016.- The standard transparency portals…
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