EU

EU Commissioner Michel Barnier announced on 25 October proposals for a new set of disclosure requirements for extractive companies that are based in EU countries.

Hosted by the European Commission, the EITI National Coordinators from the 33 EITI implementing countries met in Brussels 8-9 November.

When the G8 leaders met in L’Aquila in Italy 8 July, they confirmed their support of the EITI, and promised to intensify G8 countries’ efforts to promote