This week, we analyse the European Commission's Anti Tax Avoidance Package, and argue that it will not stop multinational corporations dodging taxes. We also examine the latest UN World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) report.
How Shell, Total and Eni benefit from tax breaks in Nigeria's gas industry This report presents a case study of Nigeria Liquefied Natural Gas Company (NLNG), Nigeria’s largest gas production facility, and examines the way in which its foreign shareholders – Shell (UK/Netherlands), Total (France) and Eni (Italy) – benefit from excessively generous tax breaks provided by the Nigerian government.
Glass Half Full: the state of accountability in development finance This report documents the hurdles communities and workers face in obtaining remedy from development banks whose projects cause them harm. The 11 civil society organisations that authored the report call on development banks and the governments that run them to strengthen their systems for providing a remedy to those harmed by the activities financed by the banks.