Rigged: where has Republic of Congo’s oil money gone?
Our analysis of previously hidden oil sector documents from Republic of Congo reveals major indicators of corruption and a sector skewed in favour of foreign oil companies, including Total, Chevron and Eni
Oil, Gas & MiningArticle
Overinvestment in oil and gas creates risks for investors, regardless of whether the world is effective in tackling climate change.
Take The Future: Shell's scandalous deal for Nigeria’s Oil
New analysis shows oil giants Shell and Eni set up a deal to deprive Nigeria of $6 billion
Oil, Gas & Mining, Climate breakdownBriefing
The US is set to drown the world in oil
A staggering 61% of the world’s new oil and gas production over the next decade is set to come from one country alone: the US. This would jeopardize global climate ambition.
The Spotlight Sharpens
Global Witness has exposed strong evidence of high-level corruption relating to four of Italian oil giant Eni’s licences in Republic of Congo.
Emails show senior executives at world’s fifth largest company knowingly took part in a vast bribery scheme that robbed the Nigerian people of $1.1billion.
Bailouts and bad business in Brazzaville
Two huge European oil companies and a former IMF official have had business ties to a middleman at the centre of a Portuguese corruption probe, our new investigation reveals.
Congo's Secret Sales
Huge international mining companies acquired major mining concessions in Congo for billions of dollars - but most of the money never reached state coffers.