IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings re-affirm the centrality of taxation in domestic revenue mobilisation to finance sustainable development

The 2016 IMF/World Bank spring meetings offered a glimmer of hope for international taxation in general and tax justice in...

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Call for Applications: Africa Media Training Programme 2016 now open

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Anti- Corruption Summit: Corruption Is Not A ‘Developing’ Country Problem, The West Has Been Aiding And Abetting The Vice

NAIROBI, 17 May 2016-The just- concluded Anti-Corruption Summit hosted by the British government could not have come at a better...

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PANAMA LEAKS REVEAL THE COMPLICITY OF THE PRIVATE SECTOR

Exposé discloses massive involvement of the private sector in Africa’s vicious cycle of corruption and poverty NAIROBI, 13th May 2016...

A month after Panama Papers, South Africa commits to end anonymous companies

Cape Town, 6 May 2016—Just one month after the Panama Papers hit newsstands, the South African government has committed to...

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We need a United Nations Intergovernmental Tax Body now!

The most equitable way to create a fairer global tax system NEW YORK,  18 April 2016– Following the Panama Papers release, the Global Alliance for Tax Justice renews...

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Commission’s selective tax transparency proposal leaves most of the world in the dark

BRUSSELS, 12 April 2016 —The European Commission has missed yet another chance to effectively end tax havens, campaigners say. Today’s...

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Statement by Thabo Mbeki on the ‘Panama Papers’

Over the past few days, there has been a furore in the global community regarding reports on “the Panama Papers”,...

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Africa loses approximately US$50 billion annually through Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs). The AU/ECA’s High Level Panel on Illicit Financial Flows report and other studies argue that Africa lost over US$1 trillion through IFFs in the last 50 years – an amount similar to Official Development Assistance in the same period.

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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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