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Tuesday, August 20, 2019
New Report: Nearly Two Thirds of the World’s New Oil and Gas to Come From the US
New US oil and gas production over the next decade is expected to dwarf that of every other country, with Texas becoming the world's top oil and gas producer and Pennsylvania becoming the third largest producer, shows a new Global Witness analysis . To avoid climate catastrophe and limit warming to...
Wednesday, February 07, 2018
Global Witness Joins Leading Transparency Organizations To Demand the Removal of ExxonMobil and Chevron From Global Anti-Corruption Program
In a letter published today, Global Witness has joined forces with leading transparency and anti-corruption organizations including Publish What You Pay-U.S. and Oxfam America, to urge the Board of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) to take action against oil giants,...