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Tanzania Validation 2020

Assessment of progress on meeting the EITI Standard

On 17 June 2020, Tanzania was found to have made meaningful progress, with considerable improvements in implementing the EITI Standard.

Timeline of Validation and related materials

  • 1 January 2020: Validation commenced
  • Call for stakeholder views
  • Civil society coalition HakiRasilimali's feedback on implementation 

Secretariat assessment & comments

  • 3 April 2020 - Draft Secretariat assessment 
  • 24 April 2020 - Comments from the MSG  
  • DATE - Final Secretariat assessment

Validation Committee and Board review

  • 2 June 2020 - VC Recommendation to the Board, Board Paper 47-7-A
  • 17 June 2020 - Board decision 2020-34/BM-47, scorecard and corrective actions [English] [French]


This is a second Validation. On 25 October 2017, the EITI Board found that Tanzania had made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard (see Board decision 2017-53/BM-38). The Board established that progress in addressing 18 corrective actions would be assessed in a second Validation commencing 25 April 2019. The Board approved Tanzania's extension request on 14 November 2019 and agreed that the second Validation would commence on 1 January 2020 (see Board decision 2019-64/BC-281).