Clare Short

Chair, Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative, United Kingdom

Clare Short is Chair of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Board, United Kingdom. In 1997 she became the first UK Secretary of State for International Development, where she played a key role in elevating the UK’s profile and budget for sustainable development and poverty elimination. Ms. Short has been a Member of Parliament, Shadow Minister for Women and Shadow Secretary of State for Transport. She is a member of the Advocacy Panel of Cities Alliance, a member of the Advisory Committee of International Lawyers for Africa and a Trustee of Africa Humanitarian Action.

Good Management of Natural Resources: Lessons and Opportunities for Low-Income Countries
(Wednesday, October 10, 2012,  04:00 PM - 05:15 PM)

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