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March, 2017

Burkina Faso Validation 2017

This Validation is completed.

Board decision: 13 February 2018 - The Board agreed that Burkina Faso has made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard.

Validation commenced on 1 April 2017.

Validation country visit: 12-17 June 2017. 

Secretariat initial assessment was completed on 15 November 2017. 

The Validation Report was issued on 7 January 2018.

Discussed in VC at meeting on 12 January 2018.

Recommendation from VC to Board on 30 January 2018 via Board Paper 39-5-B Validation of Burkina Faso.


Documents related to the Validation:

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

  • 15 November 2017 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English, French]

Validation Report & comments

  • 28 December 2017 MSG comments on the Draft Validation Report [French] and Initial Assessment [French]. 

*The MSG only sent corrections to language in the Initial Assessment and Draft Validation Report.

Validation Committee

  • 12 January 2018 VC Recommendation to the Board.

Board decision 

Letter to the country

  • 21 February 2018.

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