EITI meeting on commodity trading transparency

The EITI International Secretariat, in collaboration with the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs, is hosting a meeting on commodity trading transparency in Lausanne, Switzerland.

The purpose of the meeting is to bring together representatives from government, state-owned enterprises, industry and civil society working with commodity trading in order to discuss the various benefits of improved commodity trading transparency, share experiences with reporting on commodity sales, and contribute to peer learning and networking among supporters of transparency. It is also an opportunity to showcase best practices so far, discuss challenges and discuss the possible direction of the future work of the EITI in this area. Further information about the EITI’s work on commodity trading transparency is available on https://eiti.org/commodity-trading.