The Angola Natural Resources Civil Society Organizations group held the III National Conference on Angolan Natural Resources “TCHOTA-ANGOLA 2018”
on the 28th-30th August 2018, in the Hall of Mediateca de Luanda - Luanda, under the theme “Natural Resources: a Blessing For All”
- To promote good practices on financial flow taxation and prevent tax evasion in the exploration of natural resources;
- To pass on the experience of communities of the natural resources exploration affected areas;
- To argue on behalf of communities for better justice and benefits from the exploration of natural resources.
Two hundred and seventy nine (279) participants attended the conference. They came from the provinces of Cabinda, Zaire, Bié, Huila, Benguela, Luanda, Malanje, Lunda-Norte, Lunda-Sul, Cuando-Cubango and Moxico, representing communities affected by consequences of extracting natural resources, associations for development and protection of rights and public and private institutions. Representatives of the Norwegian Kingdom Embassy and PNUD were also represented during the opening and closing ceremonies.
AFRODAD was represented by Mr. Kingstone Tatenda under the Domestic Resources Mobilization (DRM) portfolio.
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