The EITI Blog

The EITI Blog gathers together ideas about the role of transparency and natural resources in creating economic growth and fighting poverty and corruption. The blog is authored by members of the EITI Secretariat and key stakeholders.

24 November 2015 Kjerstin Andreasen Faces of transparency
Dedicated to protect "Trinidad and Tobago's extractive sector wealth, the people's patrimony and children's inheritance"
10 November 2015 Aida P. Aamot
Companies, government and civil society work together in Colombia to embed transparent management of the sector.
9 November 2015 Kimsegninga Savadogo
What impact can the EITI implementation processes have on better governance in these times of change?
6 November 2015 Mahmood Anwari Faces of transparency
Mahmood Anwari, Afghanistan’s National Coordinator, on why he is committed to the EITI’s potential.
23 October 2015 Lyydia Kilpi
The Board discussed the way forward on the final day of the Berne meeting.
21 October 2015 Gisela Granado
The first day of the Berne Board meeting saw tough negotiations on improving the EITI’s quality assurance mechanism.
21 October 2015 Lyydia Kilpi
Constituency meetings and a discussion on transparency in commodity trading take place before 30th Board meeting.
7 October 2015 Kjerstin Andreasen
How EITI implementing countries see the results of their processes.
2 October 2015 Veronique Deli Meadows Faces of transparency
Veronique Deli Meadows, leading Mexico’s efforts to join the EITI, on the ingredients for a meaningful EITI.
3 September 2015 Marie Gay Alessandra V. Ordenes Lima2016
Philippines seeks to use the EITI to drive reforms.
11 August 2015 Eddie Rich
The EITI as a tool for bringing the benefits of natural resources to citizens.
31 July 2015 Christoffer Claussen
The quest, challenges and exciting possibilities of unlocking data.
17 July 2015 Anders T. Kråkenes
Sierra Leone’s new electronic public administration system has improved transparency and raised revenue.
8 July 2015 Francisco Paris Lima2016
Why some countries have learnt and others have not.
2 July 2015 Pablo Valverde
The EITI third regional conference in the Americas marks a new era for EITI in the region.
2 July 2015 Aida P. Aamot
How transparency can enable a culture of dialogue and trust.
26 June 2015 Clare Short and Jonas Moberg
Response to Paul Collier's statements made at the NRGI conference on Thursday 25 June.
25 June 2015 Alex Gordy
How Mongolia is using online tools to streamline reporting and make the EITI relevant to domestic priorities.
22 June 2015 Jonas Moberg
Nigeria’s EITI is more than a glorified audit.
22 May 2015 Ines Schjolberg Marques
An EITI study finds that Chinese companies behave much like other oil gas and mining companies.