Changes to the Board: Ruslan Baimishev representing Kazakhstan has on behalf of the constituency of countries been nominated to succeed Barzarbay Nurabayev as Olga’s alternate.
Maria Isabel Ulloa has informed us that she is leaving the Board and Carlos Andres Cante, Vice Minister of Mines in Colombia, has been nominated on behalf of the constituency of countries to succeed Maria Isabel.
Based on: Article 5, Articles of Association
Malawi's first EITI Report covers oil, gas and mining sectors as well as the forestry sector for the period from 1 July 2014 and 30 June 2015 (2014/15 FY). It was published in April 2017.
Description: Meeting minutes of the 36th Board meeting in Bogota, Colombia are approved as of 12 April 2017.
Based on: Board Manual, 5.2
Avis à manifestation d'intérêt pour le recrutement d'un administrateur indépandant pour l'élaboration des rapports ITIE Tchad 2015 et 2016
L'objectif de la mission est de préparer un Rapport ITIE pour les exercices 2015 et 2016, conformément à la Norme ITIE.
La durée de la mission est de six (6) mois, y compris la soumission du rapport final au Haut Comité National ITIE. La mission débutera à partir de la première quinzaine du mois de juillet 2017.
Les consultants intéressés peuvent obtenir des informations supplémentaires, aux adresses ci-dessous, les jours ouvrables, de 8h00 à 15h00.
As financial and lending institutions with exposure to extractive companies operating around the world, we believe it is in the interest of the companies in and to which we invest and lend to operate in a business environment that is characterised by stability, transparency and respect for the rule of law. These factors are essential to securing economic prosperity and social cohesion, which, in turn, enable these companies to prosper. However, they are frequently undermined by poor standards of governance and transparency,
Myanmar is now required to submit a joint 2nd and 3rd report on 31 March, 2018.
The Fiscal Policy, Strategy and EITI Division, Ministry of Planning and Finance has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the EITI Implementation project and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.
On behalf of the MSG, the Ministry of Planning and Finance now invite a competent consultant firm for Myanmar EITI’s Independent Administrator to produce the 2nd and 3rd EITI reports covering fiscal years 2014/15, and 2015/16 (see TOR attached).
The effects of increased revenue transparency in the extractives sector: The case of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative
The article can be downloaded here: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214790X16301289
It has been argued that transparency can play an important role in allowing governments and citizens to benefit from their natural resource wealth. The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) was established in 2002 to promote transparency in the revenues collected by governments from the extractive industries, bringing industry, government and civil society stakeholders into the monitoring process.
São Tomé and Príncipe's Validation commenced on 1 July 2016. On March 8 2017, the EITI Board found that São Tomé and Príncipe has made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard.
The following documentation laid the basis for the Board's decision, attached below: