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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.

15 December 2014 Pablo Valverde
Over 600 people from all over the country gather to elect new board members of their EITI.
5 December 2014 Julie McDowell and Baiba Rubesa
Mongolia-Germany G7 Fast Track Partnership to promote EITI holds inaugural conference in Ulaanbaatar.
3 December 2014 Mina Horace
In Sierra Leone, the EITI is making sure that there is a receipt to match every payment.
1 December 2014 Zainab Ahmed
An audit delivers startling findings on the use of extractives revenues in Nigeria.
14 November 2014 Dorina Cinari Faces of transparency
Albania’s National Coordinator Ms Dorina Cinari on chance coffees and affecting change in her country.
24 October 2014 Josephine Saidu Faces of transparency
Making the work of Sierra Leone’s EITI known is Josephine’s contribution to strengthening the country.
17 October 2014 Dyveke Rogan
Field trip report: learning about social spending in the Tanintharyi region.
16 October 2014 Dyveke Rogan
"Fifty-one million people must understand how much money Myanmar gets from natural resources."
15 October 2014 Jonas Moberg
Acknowledging achievements and addressing concerns.
14 October 2014 Jonas Moberg
The Board meeting started today, discussing progress and challenges in EITI countries.
13 October 2014 Sam Bartlett
Opening up EITI data and reaching out to new countries were the focus on the day before the Board meeting.
9 October 2014 Sam Bartlett
Twitter campaign puts readability of EITI Reports to the test.
24 September 2014 Divine Munje
Why they are not part of the EITI - and why they should be.
23 September 2014 Sam Tokpah
Sam Tokpah’s lesson on how he can best support countries towards more transparency.
18 September 2014 Franklin Ashiadey
How the recommendation of the EITI is leading to better spending by sub-national governments.
2 September 2014 Kjerstin Andreasen
EITI implementing countries are now required to annually report progress
16 July 2014 Emma Irwin
Emma Irwin shares her insight about the EITI process in Myanmar and its evolution in the past two years.
13 July 2014 Rajo Daniella Randriafeno Faces of transparency
Rajo Daniella Randriafeno kept transparency on track as the Minister of Mines after Madagascar’s coup.
11 July 2014 Alaa Mohie El-Deen Faces of transparency
“I want to see Iraq reborn". Mr Alaa Mohie Al-deen wants to help rebuild his country.
2 July 2014 Jonas Moberg
Snapshot of the topics under discussion during day 2 of the EITI Board Meeting in Mexico City.