The Board admitted Guyana as an EITI candidate country
The EITI admits Guyana as an EITI candidate country on 25 October 2017. In accordance with the EITI Standard, Guyana is required to publish its first EITI Report within 18 months of becoming a candidate (i.e., by 25 April 2019). Guyana is required to publish an annual progress report for 2017 by 1 July 2018. Validation will commence within two and a half years of becoming a candidate (i.e., by 25 April 2020).
Where: 38th Board meeting in Manila, the Philippines
Based on: Requirement 1
- Internal: Board paper 38-7-B Application for EITI candidature – Guyana
- Public domain: minutes of the 38th Board meeting in Manila, Guyana candidature application
- News item: Guyana: Stakeholders agree to use EITI to promote transparency
Keywords: Candidature, Mexico