Update 2 - Uganda ups oil reserve estimate by 85 pct, finds natural gas

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Field Value
Extractive Sector Oil and Gas
Country Uganda
Year 2014
Natural Resource Charter Precept Precept 1: Strategy, Consultation and Institutions, Precept 4: Taxation
Document Type Newspaper Article
RGI Sub-component Licensing
RGI Questions 1.1.1a: Does the government publicly disclose data on extractive resource reserves?,
1.1.1b: How up-to-date is the publicly disclosed data on extractive resource reserves?,
1.2.1a: Does the government publicly disclose data on the volume of extractive resource production?,
1.2.1b: How up-to-date is the publicly disclosed data on the volume of extractive resource production?
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Publisher Reuters
Author Elias Biryabarema
Source or API link http://www.reuters.com/article/uganda-oil-idUSL5N0QZ1EW20140829
Version 2017 Resource Governance Index
Maintainer Natural Resource Governance Institute
Maintainer Email Natural Resource Governance Institute