Tanzania Validation 2020

Published Date: 
July, 2019
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

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 materials1 January 2020: Validation commencedCall for stakeholder views [English]Civil society coalition HakiRasilimali's feedback on implementation [English]Secretariat assessment &

São Tomé and Príncipe Validation 2019

Published Date: 
July, 2020
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

On 10 July 2020, São Tomé and Príncipe was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard.

Timeline of Validation and related materials29 December 2019: Validation commenced29 December - 10 January: Stakeholder consultations1 April 2020: Draft Secretariat assessment sent to the MSGSecretariat assessment & comments1 April 2020 - Draft Secretariat assessment [English Portuguese]11 May 2020 - Comments from the MSG  [

Côte d'Ivoire Validation 2019

Published Date: 
October, 2019

In May 2018, the EITI Board agreed that Côte d'Ivoire had made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. See Board decision 2018-22/BC-249

In this second Validation, the EITI International Secretariat has assessed the progress made in addressing the 12 corrective actions established by the EITI Board following the first Validation. See more under background below. 

Timeline of Validation and related materials

Armenia Validation 2019

Published Date: 
August, 2019
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

On 9 July 2020, Armenia was found to have made satisfactory progress in implementing the EITI Standard.

Timeline of Validation and related materials9 September 2019: Validation commenced4-8 November 2019: Stakeholder consultations18 March 2020: Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English Armenian]Validation Report &

Assessing implementation of EITI’s beneficial ownership requirement

Published Date: 
August, 2019
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

This paper outlines a framework how to assess progress in meeting the beneficial ownership requirement (2.5) in EITI Validation. The framework seeks to ensure that implementing countries have adequate guidance in preparation for the approaching 1 January 2020 deadline. The framework consists of a technical assessment of meeting the requirements’ components, and an assessment of effectiveness.

In the first stage (until 31 December 2021), Validation will consider a set of initial criteria that would qualify for an assessment of ‘satisfactory progress’ in meeting the requirement.

Iraq Validation 2019

Published Date: 
March, 2019
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

In October 2017, the EITI Board agreed that Iraq had made inadequate progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. See Board decision (here

In this second Validation, the EITI International Secretariat has assessed the progress made in addressing the 22 corrective actions established by the EITI Board following the first Validation. See more under background below. 

Timeline of Validation and related materials

Mozambique Validation 2019

Published Date: 
February, 2019
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

On 16 October 2019, the EITI Board agreed that Mozambique has made 'meaningful progress' overall, with considerable improvements across individual requirements. Progress in addressing 14 corrective actions will be assessed in a third Validation commencing on 16 April 2021. See Board decision 2019-57/BM-45

In this second Validation, the EITI International Secretariat has assessed the progress made in addressing the 19 corrective actions established by the EITI Board following the first Validation. See more under background below. 

Zambia Validation 2019

Published Date: 
February, 2019
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

In October 2017, the EITI Board agreed that Zambia had made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard.. See Board decision 2017-54/BM-38/BP38-6-D

In this second Validation, the EITI International Secretariat has assessed the progress made in addressing the four corrective actions established by the EITI Board following the first Validation. See more under background below. 

Timeline of Validation and related materials

VC country dossier

Mali Validation 2019

Published Date: 
January, 2019
Editor: 
EITI International Secretariat

The Board found on 17 June 2019 that Mali had made overall meaningful progress in implementing the Standard, with considearble improvements across individual requirements. In this second Validation, the EITI International Secretariat assessed the progress made in addressing the ten corrective actions established by the EITI Board following the first Validation. See more under background below.

Timeline of Validation and related materials

28 February 2019: Second Validation commenced.

Dominican Republic Validation 2019

Published Date: 
November, 2018

On 14 February 2020, Dominican Republic was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. See Board decision here

Timeline of Validation and related materials1 January 2019: Validation commenced7-13 March 2019: Country visit Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations2 May 2019 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English Spanish]15 February 2019 - Questions for stakeholder consult

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