The Board decided that Azerbaijan did not fully meet the corrective actions related to civil society space.
The Board welcomed the steps Azerbaijan had taken to meet the EITI Standard. It decided, however, that Azerbaijan did not fully meet the corrective actions related to civil society space set by the Board in October 2016 and was therefore suspended.
Where: 36th Board meeting in Bogota, Colombia
- Public domain:
- Validation of Azerbaijan 2016
- Documentation (Validation Report, MSG comments, initial data collection)
- News item on the decision: EITI reaffirms its leadership on revenue transparency
- Azerbaijan: Assessment of progress with corrective actions 1(i-iii)