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“Investigate ReconAfrica”

Above Ground and two other civil society organizations are asking the TSX Venture Exchange to set the record straight on oil and gas drilling by Canadian company ReconAfrica in the Okavango region of East Africa.

Eye on Export Development Canada

It’s time to make Canada’s export credit agency transparent and accountable for its impacts on people and the planet. In this report we delve into the agency’s support for harmful business activities around the globe, and show how Ottawa could fix its governing legislation.

Bombardier-Gupta affair provokes timely debate on accountability of EDC

Ongoing media coverage regarding the sale of a Bombardier jet to the Gupta family has triggered an important public debate about the accountability and transparency of Export Development Canada. With Parliament set to review EDC’s governing legislation this year, the timing for such a discussion could not be better.