Posts tagged with the-openownership-pilot-program

Three takeaways from Kyrgyz Republic on implementing beneficial ownership transparency

blogs Louise Russell-Prywata · Mar 2019

The Kyrgyz Republic is one of over 50 countries who have committed, through the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) Standard, to publishing the beneficial owners of extractives license holders by 1 January 2020. Together these countries have the potential to...

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The OpenOwnership Pilot Program – why do we do it and what’s involved?

blogs Louise Russell-Prywata · Feb 2019

OpenOwnership’s goal is to create an open data and policy ecosystem that ends the abuse of anonymously owned companies. We create tools, provide assistance, and work with governments, companies and civil society to increase access to, and use of, information...

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OpenOwnership in Kiev

blogs Louise Russell-Prywata · Dec 2018

At the start of December 2018, OpenOwnership was in Kiev starting our technical assistance to the Government of Ukraine. In October, the country publicly committed to become the first country to implement the Beneficial Ownership Data Standard (BODS), working with...

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Kyrgyzstan joins OpenOwnership’s pilot program

news Louise Russell-Prywata · Sep 2018

We’re delighted to announce that Kyrgyzstan is the latest country to join OpenOwnership’s pilot program. Through this program, OpenOwnership will support the government of Kyrgyzstan in collecting and publishing high quality, open access beneficial ownership data for applicants and holders...

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New on the OpenOwnership Register - data from the Danish Business Register has been added

news Aleksi Knuutila · Aug 2018

Denmark is the latest country to be added to the OpenOwnership Register, the global platform that brings together beneficial ownership information from around the world. Data from the Danish Business Register on about 300,000 companies can now be browsed and...

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Beneficial ownership transparency in Ukraine: what’s next?

blogs Zosia Sztykowski · Apr 2018

In 2016 Ukraine became the second country in the world (after the UK) to implement a public register of the beneficial owners of corporate entities registered in country. It subsequently became the first country in the world to commit to...

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