Opening access to geodata: Are we on the verge of an Open Data revolution in extractive industries?

14 November 2017

Opening access to geodata as well as simplifying the process of obtaining permits may significantly improve the business climate in Ukraine. It will be much easier for potential investors to objectively evaluate attractiveness of staring an extractive business in Ukraine and its possible scale, otherwise they will choose countries with more advantageous and simpler working environment.

Win-win. How the government, business and local communities can benefit from extractive contract disclosure

03 November 2017

Business of extractive companies is associated with high risk due to both the complex nature of the extraction as a production process and the bureaucracy. According to the estimations provided by the Association of Gas Producers of Ukraine, bringing new deposits into commercial production requires approximately 40 permits to be issued by 16 different authorities.

Denys NazarenkoSpecialist for European Integration Programs

04 August 2017

Roman NitsovychDiXi Group Program Manager
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