Cameroon Oil and Gas report

This document is part of the source library for NRGI's 2017 Resource Governance Index, a comprehensive measure of the quality of natural resource governance in 81 oil, gas and mineral-rich countries. To access the full dataset and all other index resources, visit https://resourcegovernanceindex.org.

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Field Value
Extractive Sector Oil and Gas
Country Cameroon
Year 2013
Natural Resource Charter Precept Precept 1: Strategy, Consultation and Institutions, Precept 2: Accountability and Transparency, Precept 3: Exploration and License Allocation, Precept 5: Local Effects, Precept 7: Revenue Distribution, Precept 8: Revenue Volatility
Document Type Report
RGI Sub-component Licensing
RGI Questions 1.1b: Who is the licensing authority (i.e. who has the authority to grant exploration and extraction rights to companies)?,
1.1.3a: Is the government required to set pre-defined criteria by which companies become qualified to participate in a licensing process?,
1.1.4c: From 2015 onwards, and prior to each licensing process, did the licensing authority actually disclose the rules governing the licensing process, such as auction or negotiation rules?,
1.1.10c: Who has the primary authority to monitor compliance with the operational aspects of licenses/contracts?,
1.3.6a: From 2015 onwards, have the procedures governing rehabilitation and closure of extractive projects been adhered to?,
2.3.2a: Does the sovereign wealth fund's most recent publicly available annual financial report specify the size of the fund?
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Are the RGI questions here tagged with law and/or practice Law and
Practice (Both)
Publisher Freshfield Bruckhaus Deringer
Author Freshfield Bruckhaus Deringer
Source or API link http://www.freshfields.com/uploadedFiles/SiteWide/News_Room/Insight/Africa_ENR/Cameroon/Cameroon%20oil%20and%20gas.pdf
Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute