OilWeb Table of Contents OilWeb Version 4.3 30 November 2008
The following is a listing of all the substantive pages on this CD-ROM, arranged by source, topic, and category of information.
Many additions after 2005 are not included in this table of contents; see What's New for a listing of them through 2008, as well as the chronology which can be used as an index to them. Click here for a current index of articles relating to oil and gas on La'o Hamutuk's website. Halaman-halaman dalam Bahasa Indonesia: Perjanjian Laut Timor (20 Mei 2002) dengan Pertukaran Nota and Nota Kesepakatan Buletin LH: Perbatasan dan Perjanjian, Juga Masalah, Kronologi, Tinjauan ulang mengenai Daftar Istilah Uang dari Hasil Kesenjangan Keuangan Timor Lorosa'e, Pembahasan Batas Buletin LH PDF: LHB 3.4, LHB 3.5, LHB 3.8, LHB 4.3, LHB5.1, LHB5.2 Adriano Nascimento artikel dalam Suara Timor Lorosa'e: Index, Tercela, Menguntungkan, Dilematis, Konteks Pacta 20 Mei, Berperangkap Misterius Masukan untuk Parlemen Australia dari Koalisi NGO, CIITT, Lao Hamutuk Fakta-Fakta dari Pemerintah RDTL: Perjanjian Laut Timor, Persetujuan Penyatuan Internasional Sunrise, Pembangunan Bayu-Undan, Batas-Batas Laut, Pipa-pipa saluran gas dari Laut Timor
Publish What You Pay (PWYP) Kampanye, also PWYP Himbuan Inisiatif Ketransparanan bagi Industri-industri Ekstraktif
Pernyataan Pers dari CIITT Explorasi Minyak dan Gas Bumi: Implikasinya Terhadap Timor-Leste oleh Francisco da Costa Monteiro Minyak dan Gas Pada Laut Timor, Apa Yang Adil? dari Frank Brennan SJ (PDF) Iha Lingua Tetum: Uma Timor Gap Surat Popular ( PDF) Ita nia Mina Rai, Ita nia Futuru (PDF), surat popular Website Gabinete Tasi Timor Karta ba Primeiru Ministru John Howard husi NGO-sira iha mundu hotu Karta ba John Howard husi membru Congressu Estados Unidos Timor-Leste Protesta kona ba Esplorasaun Ilegal ba nia Rekursus. Marzu 2004, husi Governu RDTL. Liafuan husi Presidente Xanana Gusmão, Seminário kona ba Transparensia no Responsabilidade iha Governação Sector Minarai nian, Marsu 2004 Timor Lorosa'e Bele Evite Malisan Husi Rekursu? (Powerpoint), LH Marsu 2004 Publish What You Pay Apelo à divulgação obrigatória de pagamentos e transacções a governos por empresas multinacionais do sector dos recursos naturais, suas subsidiárias ou parceiros comerciais Hora de Transparência Resumo para os Responsáveis Políticos do Global Witness Alocução proferida por Presidente Xanana Gusmão,Seminário sobre Transparência e Responsabilidade na Governação do Sector de Petróleo, Março de 2004 2003-4 Relatorio Anual Autoridade Bancaria e da Pagamentos de Timor-Leste English language pages and documents What's new in the latest OilWeb release Transcript of documentary movie: "Don't rob their Future: Give them a Fair go" (English, 17 minutes, by HT Lee, January 2003) (PDF). OilWeb index pages (gateways to other information in the database) Site Index (this page, manually created) La'o Hamutuk Home Page (skip down for Bulletin articles index) History overview (skip down for treaties, analyses); chronology
RDTL Legislation (
skip down) RDTL Timor Sea Office Fact Sheets and website ( skip down) Maritime Boundaries ( skip down) Australian Parliamentary documents ( skip down) Finances of Timor Sea gas and oil ( skip down). Also contracts. Companies overview ( skip down to specific companies) Database on Companies in the Timor Gap (ETAN, 1999) Issue papers on local and global issues affecting oil and gas, especially transparency ( skip down) Worldwide oil industry activities and resistance ( skip down) Oil and gas fields in the Timor Sea overview and links Pipeline controversy La'o Hamutuk Bulletin articles (many include maps and illustrations) November 2000: Health, Wealth, Apologies and Oil: The East Timor-Australia Connection
August 2001 Editorial:
Phillips Petroleum and Canberra Play an Old Game May 2002: With Independence, What Changes for the Timor Gap? Borders and Oil Deals between Australia and East Timor. Includes map of JPDA, map of EEZ, PDF
With Money, Oil Also Brings Problems (overview of environmental, economic and other concerns). Includes articles on Australia's oil resources, company shares of Timor Sea oil and gas fields, and profiles of the multinational companies operating in the Timor Sea. With maps of Australian gas fields, Timor Sea fields and boundaries; graphs showing size of companies, company shares of Timor Sea gas and oil fields. PDF
Report on SEAAOC Petroleum Conference in Darwin, Australia PDF
Chronology of Oil and Gas Developments in the Timor Sea. This chronology has been kept current on OilWeb.
Previous five reports in
PDF compilation for printing (28 pages)
Timor Sea Update, including a Glossary PDF
Banking and Payments Authority, Oil Money Requires Good Management. PDF
Financial Deficit, Australia's Distortions, Oilwatch SE Asia. PDF
Nigeria Exchange and Resource Curse. PDF Also editorial reprint: Can East Timor Avoid the Resource Curse? Treaties and agreements made by Australia with Indonesia and/or East Timor UN Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) 1971 Seabed Boundary Treaty (Australia-Indonesia), also PDF 1973 Supplementary Agreement on Timor Sea boundaries (Australia-Indonesia), also PDF 1989 Timor Gap Treaty (Australia-Indonesia) also PDF 1994 Agreement relating to UNCLOS Part XI (international waters and resources) (Australia) 1997 Treaty on EEZ and Seabed Boundaries (Australia-Indonesia), also PDF
February 2000 July 2001
Exchange of Notes (Australia-UNTAET), also PDF MOU on Timor Sea Arrangement (Australia-UNTAET), also PDF
Timor Sea Treaty (Australia-East Timor), also PDF, including
International Unitisation Agreement for Greater Sunrise field, also PDF with Australian government Declarations and National Impact Analyses (NIA) (from Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, all PDFs) Commentary and documents on history and treaties Media report on Timor Gap contracts signed in 1991 ETAN's East Timor Documents on the Timor Gap case (Portugal v. Australia) in the ICJ, 1995 (PDF) Report of Australian Parliamentary inquiry into Timor Gap Treaty in 2000 (PDF), with maps (PDF) The last frontier: Australia’s maritime territories and the policing of Indonesian fishermen. By Ruth Balint, 1999 Ramiro Paz memo to Mari Alkatiri February 2001 APPEA Address by Ambassador Peter Galbraith April 2001 Lowe-Carleton-Ward legal opinion on East Timor's Exclusive Economic Zone, commissioned by Petro Timor, April 2002. also PDF UNTAET Fact Sheet on Timor Gap April 02, also PDF East Timorese NGOs write East Timor's Parliament (13 June 2002) History of Timor Sea developments by Robert King, former Australian parliamentary researcher, July 2002. also PDF by Jim Mellor, August 2002. Bounty v. Boundaries (PDF) Executive Summary East Timor Maritime Boundaries law text (enacted 20 September 2002) Transcript of Downer-Alkatiri meeting in Dili 27 November 2002, with Downer comments 6 March 2003. Spatial Allocation of Continental Shelf Rights in the Timor Sea: Reflections on Maritime Delimitation and Joint Development (PDF) By Nuno Sérgio Marques Antunes, Portuguese Navy (PDF). February 2003. Abstract The Offshore Jurisdiction of Timor Leste in the Timor Sea, by Jeffrey Smith, March 2003. Media articles about the first round of Australia-East Timor boundary negotiations in November 2003, and East Timor's government press release after the talks. Media articles about Australia-East Timor negotiations during 2004 Aid, Trade and Oil: Australia's Second Betrayal of East Timor, by Tim Anderson, Journal of Australian Political Economy, December 2003 (PDF) Australia’s Policy Towards East Timor: Australia as Regional Hegemon? by Dr. Katsumi Ishizuka, January 2004 Five position papers by Francisco Monteiro
Oxfam/CAA Australia report
" Two years on…What future for an independent East Timor?" Also press release, executive summary, Department of Foreign Affairs letter to Oxfam, and Oxfam's reply. (20 May 2004, mostly PDF) The Case for Saving Sunrise: Advocacy paper by La'o Hamutuk ( PDF) (July 2004) The Timor Sea's Oil and Gas: What's Fair? (PDF) by Father Frank Brennan SJ for the Australian Catholic Social Justice Council (August 2004) Jose Ramos-Horta speech threatening to take Australia to the International Court of Justice. (November 2004) Campaigning Compilation of cartoons relating to boundary dispute ETAN demonstrates in Washington January 2003. Letter from 100 NGOs in 18 countries urging Australian PM John Howard to negotiate boundaries fairly with East Timor (Nov. 2003) Action alert for Australia Day 2004. CIITT Statement. ETAN statement. Thai NGO Statement
Xanana Gusmão spoke out strongly (6 April) Movement Against the Occupation of the Timor Sea, including founding statement, photos of demonstrations, and the first issue of Tasi News (PDF) International Commission of Jurists statement on Timor Dispute (22 April 2004)
Timor Sea Justice Campaign (Australia)
website, Fact Sheet and Sunrise IUA Briefing Paper
Australian Green Party
fact sheet Demanding a Fair Go for East Timor (May 2004) TSJC Press release on 20 May 2004 demonstrations across Australia. Letter from 53 members of the U.S. Congress to John Howard (March 2004) PDF Discussion of the Timor Sea dispute in the U.S. House of Representatives (14 July 2004) Timor-Leste Civil Society Demands Fair Boundary (29 September 2004) and Timor-Leste Civil Society Demands A Fair Maritime Boundary (27 October 2004) Legislation enacted by the government of East Timor Contracts for development of East Timor's petroleum resources: Index Map Negotiations about Maritime Boundaries between East Timor and Australia Prime Ministers Fact sheets from East Timor Prime Minister's Office of the Timor Sea: Index Media Releases and statements from East Timor Prime Minister and his Office of the Timor Sea: Many more analyses were submitted to the Australian Parliament, as listed in the next section. Background on how Australia considers treaties: Submissions to Joint Standing Committee on Treaties regarding the TST from East Timorese NGOs and international solidarity groups: NGO Forum also PDF; CIITT also PDF; Lao Hamutuk also PDF; East Timor Action Network also PDF; Asia-Pacific Coalition on East Timor also PDF Other submissions (all PDFs): From organizations: Australian Patriot Movement, Job Link Joondalup, AFFET (Rob Wesley-Smith), AETA (Brendan Doyle), Australian Maritime Officers Union, Bill Fisher (AETFA-SA), Kimberly Prof Fisherman's Assn, Partido Democratico (East Timor, also LAIFET), LAIFET, Australian Public Policy Research Network, Australian Progressive Labour Party, Stephen Langford ( addendum), Uniting Church ( addendum), AETA (Andrew McNaughtan), Tokyo ET Assn, Oxfam Community Aid Abroad, Vrij Oost Timor Foundation (Netherlands), ACTU From oil companies: Nexen, Woodside, Multiplex Construction, Phillips Petroleum, BP Australia, Shell Development Australia, Deacons PetroTimor (addendum) From governments: NSW Government, NT Government, Queensland government From individuals (some may speak for organizations): Tim Anderson, John Severino, John Fischer MLC, Joan Simpson, Vivian Forbes, Susan Harris, Phillips Fox (Pat Brazil), Bryan Havenhand, Matthew Coffey, J Eric Gassy, Mervyn Murchie, Brian Manning, Toni Pollard, Dean Bialek, Melva Truchanas, Robert King, Quinton Temby, Tim Thorne, Robert Peters, Jennie Stephens, Apheda, Jordi Robert-Ribes, Aidan Ash, Margaret Pollock, Lawrence de Costa, Catherine Smith, Cynthia O'Keefe, Anna McCormack, Maryellen Flynn, Dominick Amato, Valsa Mathew, Helen McCauley, Don Stokes, Steven Aubrey, Peter D Jones, Jonathan Peter, Sheila Quonoey, Barbara Symons, Constance Ewald, Ann Marshall, Merrilyn Gates, John Imle, Sally McGushin, Lindsay J Peet, Ian Dumbrell, Vanessa Yardley-Langridge, Geoff McKee Transcripts (Hansard) of committee hearings on the Timor Sea Treaty during 2002 (all PDF): 12_July 26_Aug. 2 Oct. 3 Oct. 4 Oct. 8 Oct. 14 Oct. November 2002 (PDF) Report of the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties, Transcripts (Hansard) of floor debates on the Timor Sea Treaty ratification (all PDF): 5 March 2003 House 6 March 2003 Senate 6 March 2003 House ( Australian Parliament discusses and ratifies the Sunrise Unitisation Agreement Index)
June 2003 submissions to the Joint Standing Committee on Treaties from
La'o Hamutuk (also PDF), CIITT (also PDF), and as PDF: Global Exchange, Oxfam Community Aid Abroad, Australians for A Free East Timor, Australia East Timor Association, Mr Mathew Coffey, GA McKee and Associates Pty Ltd, Phillips Fox, Australian Patriot Movement, Mr Robert Peters, and Northern Territory Government.
March 2004 submissions to the Senate Economics Committee from
La'o Hamutuk, Oxfam, the Timor Sea Justice Campaign, Australians for a Free East Timor, Woodside Petroleum, Annette Madvig, Stanley Stork, Janet Hunt and Alan Taylor. Resolution by the Maritime Union of Australia
public hearing (22 March 2004) and report
Transcripts of House of Reps debate on
10 March, and Senate debates on 10, 23, 24, 25 and 29 March 2004.
History of communications First round of talks many press reports and commentaries (2003). These include:
Australia, E.Timor aim to divide resource-rich sea, Reuters. 7 October 2003 Anger in East Timor as Australia plays tough over gas reserves, The Guardian. 14 October 2003 Australia and East Timor begin maritime boundary talks, Associated Press. 12 November 2003 East Timor PM Accuses Australia Of Delaying Oil Talks, Associated Press. 14 November 2003 E Timor's $2.8bn oil claim, The Australian. 18 November 2003 Australia Accused of Stalling Boundary Talk, Financial Times. 27 November 2003 Coalition stretches credibility with Australia's elastic borders, James Ensor, Oxfam Community Aid Abroad, Sydney Morning Herald. 27 November 2003 Asia: Australia accused, James Irwin, Energy Compass. 5 December 2003 East Timor accuses Australia of exploiting oil reserves, ABC Radio PM. 10 December 2003 Mind the Timor gap, Andrew Hewitt, (Oxfam Community Aid Abroad), Herald Sun (Melbourne). 26 December 2003 Press reports during 2004
E.Timor, Australia to hold April sea border talks, Reuters. 26 February 2004 , Petroleum Economist, March 2004 Timor Sea: messy politics
Melbourne Age editorial:
A Fair Deal for East Timor (30 March 2004)
David and Goliath battle it out over East Timor's sea of riches (1 April 2004)
Nation (Thailand) editorial:
Australia's greedy oil deals in E Timor (1 April 2004)
New Statesman column:
Bush's Sheriff by John Pilger (1 April 2004) The Timor Gap, SBS-TV Dateline (transcript) 21 April 2004 Rich Man, Poor Man, ABC-TV Four Corners (transcript) 10 May 2004 The Age (opinion) 31 May 2004 Generous Aid Equals Greater Security, Oil Futures, Far Eastern Economic Review 17 June 2004 Greater Sunrise stands to lose if floating LNG plan sinks, OGN, June 2004 Oil in troubled waters – funding a Basic Income for East Timor, Online Opinion 2 July 2004 Canberra's Sea of Troubles (Far Eastern Economic Review 8 July 2004 PDF with graphics), All East Timor Seeks is a Fair Go, By Prime Minister Mari Alkatiri, Melbourne Age, 3 November 2004 Woodside Pulls Out of US$5.2 Billion Timor Sea Gas Project, Financial Times, 17 November 2004 East Timor Laments Likely Shelving of Timor Sea Gas Project Over Border Dispute With Australia, AP, 18 November 2004 East Timor digs in over Sunrise gas dispute, New Zealand Herald, 23 November 2004 Finances: how East Timor will manage the oil money
Index of financial information, including East Timor-specific and background papers Index of articles on transparency and accountability
World Bank report Policy Challenges for a New Nation "Oil: Blessing or Curse?", with sidebar on the Tuvalu trust fund RDTL National Development Plan excerpts dealing with oil revenues RDTL 2002-3 Combined Sources Budget excerpts dealing with oil revenues RDTL 2003-2004 budget excerpts, with oil revenue shortfall, May 2003.
Mid-Year Budget Update and excerpts from RDTL and World Bank background papers and Sector Investment Plan for Timor Sea Oil, November 2003. La'o Hamutuk Statement to the Development Partners meeting, December 2003.
Excerpts from May 2004 Development Partner's Meeting:
Government Budget 2004-5, World Bank Background Paper, TFET projects to support petroleum development Regulation and Executive Order establishing the Banking and Payments Authority Public Consultation on concepts for the Petroleum Fund for Timor-Leste, with government's discussion paper, presentations, and submissions by La'o Hamutuk, LABEH/CIITT, CAFOD/Global Witness, Dr. Martin Sandbu (Columbia University), and the World Bank. Companies involved in the Timor Sea Offshore Technology is a company that maintains a website on relevant developments. We have included their information on the following projects: Phillips (became ConocoPhillips in 2002)
introduction, map, operations, contacts, materials, engineering, drilling, jobs, health and safety
1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
photos, Project Overview slide show, Doing Business slide show, site camera (must be on-line), fly-through video simulation Royal Dutch Shell
From the company:
How others see them
Woodside Australian Energy
Woodside's 2002 annual report is not available on-line in one file. The following files contain much of the same information, from the company:
Woodside submission to Australian Parliament Press release: Laminaria Phase II sees First Oil (6-2002) Sunrise Gas project update 6-2002 (PDF) 2002 Annual Report, Financial Report and Ten-year summary Shaping Up for Growth" Investor briefing, Dec. 2002 Woodside Welcomes Timor Sea Agreements press release, March 2003 The State of the Nation's Oil and Gas presentation, March 2003 Greater Sunrise LNG Development presentation, March 2003 Dili conference presentation, March 2003 Investor Briefing -- 2003 First Half results. August 2003. (PDF) Investor Briefing -- U.S. Roadshow. November 2003. Also Commitment to Growth, Gas Strategy, Australian Gas.( all PDF) LH analysis of how much money Australia has made from Laminaria-Corallina Investor Briefing on 2003 results. February 2004. (PDF) Reserves Statement. February 2004. (PDF) Woodside Concise Financial Report for 2003. Woodside Full Financial Report for 2003. (PDF) Appendix 4E of Preliminary Final Report for 2003. (PDF) Woodside Reports Net Profit of A$527 Million ASX statement. (PDF) Woodside Concise Annual Report for 2003. February 2004. (PDF) Woodside to Study Pipeline Option from Sunrise to East Timor (news report, 10 March 2004) Woodside gives up on Greater Sunrise (three articles, July-November 2004) Woodside announces deal with Iraqi government (Nov. 2004) PetroTimor ( Index )
In March, 2002, Petro Timor held a seminar in Dili. Here are the presentations, as PDF slide shows:
Eni Santos Kerr-McGee Corporation Other companies Oilwatch Network information about collateral damage and resistance Worldwide resistance contains testimonies and reports of consequences and resistance around the world: (index) Africa (Ecuador, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Venezuela) Latin America
ESCAP study Natural and Mineral Resources Inventory, Policy and Development Strategy: East Timor, 2002. Executive Summary and two of the resultant reports: Geology and Mineral Resources of Timor-Leste, ESCAP Atlas of Mineral Resources, 2003 (PDF) East Timor eyes Chinese survey of onshore petroleum resources on Opportunities and Challenges for Oil & Gas and Mining Sectors in Timor-Leste, Dili, March 2003. Papers presented include International Conference
The Petroleum Potential of Onshore Timor Leste by Tim Charlton The Offshore Jurisdiction of Timor Leste in the Timor Sea, by Jeffrey Smith Hydrocarbons in the Timor Sea by Myra Keep. Also PowerPoint slides. The Timor Trough by Nick Hoffman. Also PowerPoint slides.
Energy Sector Organization by Rich Ruggierio
PowerPoint slides. JPDA Past Activity; Future Opportunities and Challenges by Nick Kyranis. Also PowerPoint slides. Regulation of Health, Safety and Environment in the JPDA by Jeremy Dunster. Also PowerPoint slides and PDF. This paper includes reference materials:
WA Dept of Minerals and Energy (2001) Piper Alpha Conway. D., Salazar, V and Byrd. S. (1999) Piper Alpha: The Disaster and Beyond U.S. EPA (1999) Exxon Valdez 1999 Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Restoration Plan – Update on injured resources and services Exxon Valdez Oil Spill Trustee Council 2001 Status Report Wilkinson, P (2002) Safety Cases: Success or Failure? Carpignano. A, Romagnoli. R., and Vivalda. C. (1999) Moving towards an international approach to safety case development IMO (c1999) Safety Management IACS (2003) ISM) Code list McHolick, B. (1999) Safety in a Low Cost Environment - Problem or Opportunity? OGP (2002) Safety Performance of the Global E&P industry - 2001 OGP Summary of Environmental Performance Indicators – paper – 2001 data E&P Forum, and UNEP IE (1997) Environmental Management in oil and gas extraction and production – An overview of issues and management approaches OGP & IPECA (2002) The oil and Gas Industry from Rio to Johannesburg and beyond – Contributing to sustainable development APPEA (2002) Health, Safety, Environment and Social Responsibility Report – 2001 Australia Dept ISR - Offshore Safety and Security, Petroleum and Electricity Division (2001) Australian Offshore Petroleum Safety Case Review Australia Dept ISR - Offshore Safety and Security, Petroleum and Electricity Division (2000) Stakeholder Survey - Report of the Independent Review Team Smedvig Offshore AS (2002) Regulatory Requirements project 2001-2002 (NPD vs HSE)
Woodside presentation to the conference by James Kernaghan
PowerPoint slides. , by John Imle. Accompanying Timor Leste as a Potential LNG Exporter PowerPoint slides. Supplementary PowerPoint slides.
Oilwatch papers presented to the World Summit on Sustainable Development, South Africa, December 2002:
BP World Energy Review 2007:
Full report, workbook, slidepack. June 2007 Introduction to Climate Change (Powerpoint) presentation from international conference on Climate Change, Dili, November 2003 Blood Diamonds and Oil (New Scientist article, 5-02) How Does Natural Resource Wealth Influence Civil War? (PDF) 43-page academic paper, 12-01 by Michael Ross. By the same author, less academic: Oil, Drugs, and Diamonds: How Do Natural Resources Vary in their Impact on Civil War? Papers relating to transparency and management of oil money East-Timor-specific
The Blessed Curse by Quinton Temby, New Internationalist, October 2003
Papers presented at the Transparency and Accountability in Government workshop, Dili, 22-25 March 2004
'Resource curse' holds no fears for newest petro-economy by Jose Ramos-Horta in The Australian (Aug. 2004)
Proposed East Timor petroleum legislation:
Summary, Draft Petroleum Act, Draft Petroleum Tax Act, Draft Production Sharing Contract, Draft Production Sharing Contract for the JPDA, Draft Petroleum Mining Code for the JPDA
Proposed East Timor petroleum fund to manage revenues:
Overview (with many other links) Draft Policy Paper, La'o Hamutuk submission, draft Petroleum Fund Act Extractive Industry Transparency in Timor-Leste: Limitations in Practice, by La'o Hamutuk to World Bank EITI Implementation Meeting (Feb. 2005). PDF General
Oil Funds: Answer to the Paradox of Plenty? Policy Brief on Oil Revenue Monitoring Plans: Comparison Across Countries, from Friend of the Earth, 3-02
Corruption Fighters Toolkit, 2002 (PDF) Phasing Out International Financial Institutions Financing for Fossil Fuel and Mining Projects: Demanding Local Community Self-Determination, by Friends of the Earth International, January 2002. Empowering Communities Through Corporate Transparency: International Right to Know (PDF) Publish What You Pay NGO initiative on mandatory reporting of what oil and mining companies pay to governments (many documents in several languages). Rough Guide to Transparency and Natural Resource Revenues, briefing paper from CAFOD. PDF Caspian Oil Windfalls: Who Will Benefit? 236-page report and overview (both PDF) from Caspian Revenue Watch. Bottom of the Barrel: Africa's Oil Boom and the Poor. Report by Catholic Relief Services, 2003. Summary (PDF) Full Report (PDF) Portuguese Lifting the Resource Curse: Extractive industry, children and governance from Save the Children, UK. 2003 (PDF) Model petroleum revenue management law from Sao Tome and Principe Time for Transparency: Coming clean on oil, mining and gas revenues by Global Witness. Entire paper(PDF) Fuelling poverty: Oil, war and corruption report by Christian Aid, December 2003. Full report PDF. Resource Impact: A Curse or a Blessing? by Prof. Paul Stevens, Univ. of Dundee, Scotland (April 2003) Corruption: Murky Business in Oil by Miren Gutierrez, Inter Press Service (Aug. 2003) The Oil Trap (PDF) by Terry Karl for Transparency International, September 2003.
Corruption Perception Index 2004 (PDF)
Manual on Fiscal Transparency, Code of Good Practices on Fiscal Transparency, Petroleum Revenue Management - an Industry Perspective by Willy H. Olsen, Norwegian Statoil, 2002. U.S. Energy Information Administration briefing paper on Australia's energy issues (Nov. 2004) Following the Money 101: A Primer on Money-Trail Investigations by Coalition for International Justice, February 2004. Follow the Money: A Guide to Monitoring Budgets and Oil and Gas Revenues Revenue Watch, Open Society Institute, April 2004. Bahasa Indonesia IMF Guide on Resource Revenue Transparency (May 2007) Gas Infrastructure Development Opportunities for Timor Sea Gas in Northern Territory & Queensland, study done in 1999 for the Northern Territory Government Statistical Treatment of Economic Activities in the Timor Sea, as explained by the Australian government's ABS, September 2003. (PDF)
Australian government report
Securing Australia's Energy Future (2004)
Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
Australia-East Timor Maritime Boundaries: Finding an Equitable Solution (July 2004) Map of Australia's worldwide maritime territory claim Timor Sea Oil and Gas Factsheets from the Northern Territory government, August 2003. Also in PDF: Timor Sea, Bayu-Undan, Greater Sunrise, Buffalo Oilfield, Petrel/Tern, Elang/Kakatua, Evans Shoal Mining and Energy, Northern Territory Economy book chapter 8 (May 2000) Domestic Onshore Options for Timor Sea Gas: Analysis of implications for Australia (report by ACIL for the NT Government, May 2002)
often include maps and diagrams. They cover thematic issues (December 2002): Petroleum Exploration in NT Waters, Australia pipeline map, NT Pipeline map, Onshore Petroleum Exploration & Production, Prospective Fields
Regional map, Timor Sea, Ashmore Cartier
And specific oil and gas fields:
Bayu-Undan, Elang-Kakatua, Buffalo, Greater Sunrise, Laminaria-Corallina, Petrel-Tern, Jabiru, Evans Shoal Offshore Petroleum Exploration Areas E ach year, the Australian Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources publishes a CD-ROM on prospective offshore petroleum contract areas, which includes part of East Timor's EEZ. This is excerpted from the 2002-2006 releases, which include hundreds of files not on this CD. The main categories of information are:
Australian government press release on new permits awarded.
East Timor's government protests release of new areas in contested territory. ( Australian Petroleum News 2001 - 2006 index) N ewsletter of the Resources Division, Australian Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources, concerning offshore petroleum exploration and production issues. All are PDF.
May 2000 acreage release (PDF) Organization Chart Production-Sharing Contract Area overview map from before the 2002 Timor Sea Treaty, with map and contractor information on each area: 91-01, 91-02, 91-09, 91-12, 91-13, 94-07, 95-18, 95-19, 96-16, 96-20, 00-21, vacant Areas Map and listing of Production-Sharing Contracts in the Joint Development Area (Dec. 2003) Texts of Production Sharing Contracts for Bayu-Undan and Elang-Kakatua La’o Hamutuk, the East Timor Institute for Reconstruction Monitoring and Analysis 1/1a Rua Mozambique, Farol, Dili (behind Asosiasaun HAK) P.O. Box 340, Dili, East Timor Web: www.laohamutuk.org or email firstname.lastname@example.org For non-commercial use only. Reproduction of La’o Hamutuk materials is welcome provided that credit is given. Materials from other sources in this database should not be used without the permission of the copyright owner. Revised: March 4, 2008.