Publisher: 
EITI
Publication Type: 
Validation
Published Date: 
February, 2019

Ethiopia Validation 2018

On 27 February 2019, Ethiopia was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2019-21/BM-42.

Timeline of Validation and related materials

  • 1 April 2018: Validation commenced
  • 14-18 May 2018: Country visit

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

  • 3 October 2018 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English]

Validation Report & comments

  • 15 October 2018 - Draft Validation Report [English | French]
  • 19 November 2018 - Comments from the MSG [English] and from civil society MSG members [English]
  • 27 November 2018 - Validator's response to MSG comments [English]
  • 27 November 2018 - Final Validation Report [English | French

Validation Committee

  • 10 October 2018 - The Validation Committee discussed VC Paper 47-3 [English | French] on the Validation of Ethiopia and agreed a Board Paper for discussion for the Board's 41st meeting in Dakar. 
  • 30 October 2018 - The EITI Board discussed the Validation of Ethiopia (Board Paper 41-5-B [English | French]).  
  • 23 January 2019 - The Validation Committee discussed VC Paper 70-2 [English | French] on the Validation of Ethiopia and agreed a Board Paper for discussion for the Board's 42nd meeting in Kyiv.  
  • 13 February 2019 - Validation Committee Recommendation to the Board for discussion [EnglishFrench], Board Paper 42-5.
  • 27 February 2019 - The Validation Committee discusses VC Paper 74-2 [English | French] on the Validation of Ethiopia.