Paradise Papers reiterate need for a truly global response to crack down on tax haven abuses
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Paradise Papers reiterate need for a truly global response to crack down on tax haven abuses

As the revelations from the Paradise Papers continue to emerge, we see that this latest in a succession of leaks demonstrates how the global network of tax havens and the secrecy they enable continue to thrive. Though many focus on the ‘scandals’ the leaks have created for users of this secrecy system, the true injustice…

Paradise Papers show Africa is still bleeding
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Paradise Papers show Africa is still bleeding

ENTEBBE, 8 November 2017– This week the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists unleashed yet another expose, further uncovering the intrigues in the global financial system. The revelations dubbed the “Paradise Papers”, comprise of millions of files detailing offshore holdings of political leaders (and their financiers) as well as big-time companies that cut back on the amount…

#ParadisePapers: Nous perdons tous avec les paradis fiscaux
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#ParadisePapers: Nous perdons tous avec les paradis fiscaux

L’Alliance Globale pour la Justice Fiscale appelle à une action immédiate pour mettre fin à l’inégalité Alors que les révélations du dernier rapport sur les paradis fiscaux baptisé «Paradise Papers» continuent de couler, l’Alliance Globale pour la Justice Fiscale appelle les gouvernements à agir immédiatement pour mettre fin aux paradis fiscaux et faire payer aux sociétés multinationales…

TJNA@10
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TJNA@10

Development Forgone: Tackling the Haemorrhaging of Public Money in Africa Tax justice has been increasingly incorporated into the development debate in Africa and is receiving great attention in the discussion about financing for development beyond 2015, as set by the MDGs. 2015 was a landmark year for the African continent with the adoption by African…

PAC 2017: Registration closed
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PAC 2017: Registration closed

Registration for the upcoming Pan African Conference on Illicit Financial Flows and Tax (11-12 October,2017) has been closed and shortlisting is currently underway. We thank all of those who have expressed an interest in attending the conference- the response has been overwhelming. Regretfully, though, that we shall only be able to cater for a limited…

Nairobi Tax Haven a Step Closer
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Nairobi Tax Haven a Step Closer

Negative ramifications foreseen with enactment of NIFC Bill NAIROBI- 31 August 2017 –On 21 July 2017 Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta signed the Nairobi International Financial Centre Act into law essentially transforming the city of Nairobi into a tax haven through the establishment of the Nairobi International Financial Centre (NIFC). The enactment of the Bill is…

Save the Date: International Tax Justice Academy 2017
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Save the Date: International Tax Justice Academy 2017

The 4th International Tax Justice Academy (ITJA) organised by Tax Justice Network Africa (TJNA) will take place from 6 to 10 November 2017 in Entebbe, Uganda.  The ITJA this year will focus on ‘building the next generation of tax justice champions’ by strengthening the significant role of tax in the quest of equitable, inclusive and sustainable development. For more information…

Pan African Conference on Illicit Financial Flows and Tax 2017
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Pan African Conference on Illicit Financial Flows and Tax 2017

The Tax Justice Network Africa (TJNA) together the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and in Partnership with the Independent Commission for the Reforms International Corporate Taxation (ICRICT), the Tax Justice Network (TJN), the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung Foundation (FES) and the Global Alliance for Tax Justice (GATJ) are organising the 5th Pan African conference…

SADC Students Debate 2017: Our Resources, Our Future
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SADC Students Debate 2017: Our Resources, Our Future

As part of the 2017 Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) People’s Summit, TJNA in collaboration with Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development (ZIMCODD) and the Southern African People’s Solidarity Network (SAPSN) will be holding the SADC People’s Summit Regional Debates and Public Speaking Gala which will be held from the 16th to 18th of August 2017. The participants…

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About TJNA

The Tax Justice Network-Africa (TJN-A) is a Pan-African initiative and a member of the Global Alliance for Tax Justice. Launched in January 2007 during the World Social Forum (WSF) held in Nairobi, TJN-A promotes socially- just, accountable and progressive taxation systems in Africa. It advocates for tax policies with pro-poor outcomes and tax systems that curb public resource leakages and enhance domestic resource mobilisation.

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