Citizens for Justice attended the African Mineral Governance Framework Roundtable organised by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The objectives of this roundtable discussion were as follows; To catalyse debate on the emerging policy landscape
Citizens For Justice Executive Director; Reinford Mwangonde recently gave an interview to the Open Government Partnership (OGP) Blog. OGP was launched in 2011 to provide an international platform for domestic reformers committed to making their governments more open, accountable, and responsive to citizens. Since then, OGP has grown from 8 countries to 69 participating countries. In all of these countries, government and civil society are working together to develop and implement ambitious open government reforms. In Malawi, the Office of The President and Cabinet (OPC) champions OGP with Citizens for Justice leading with Civil Society coordination.
This interview was originally published by the Open Government Partnership on 25th February, 2016 ( http://www.opengovpartnership.org/blog/open-government-partnership/2016/02/25/faces-open-government-reinford-mwangonde )
Every two to three years, there is a global gathering of civil society, government institutions and company representatives at the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) Global Conference. This year, Citizens for Justice’s Executive Director Reinford Mwangonde and Head of Accountability, Policy