Assessment of the request for adapted implementation Iraq

Published Date: 
March, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

IC Paper 39-2-B

Assessment of Iraqi multi-stakeholder group’s request for adapted implementation with respect to the Kurdistan region for the reporting period 2016-2018.

The application was made because the Federal Government of Iraq is not able to compel companies and government agencies in the Kurdistan region to participate in the EITI process. The Federal Government and multi-stakeholder group have committee to ongoing efforts to ensure that EITI Reports are as comprehensive as possible.

Clarifying the application of the beneficial ownership requirements

Published Date: 
April, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

Board paper 37-6-A

This paper contains a recommendation from the Implementation Committee to the EITI Board for clarifying the interpretation of requirement 2.5.c. According to Requirement 2.5.c, the requirement for disclosing beneficial ownership applies to “corporate entity(ies) that bid for, operate or invest in extractive assets”. Implementation support and capacity building activities in 2016 has raised some questions with regards to the scope of companies affected by the beneficial ownership requirements and how to interpret provision 2.5.c.

Board Paper 39-4-D Request for adapted implementation Ukraine

Published Date: 
January, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

The Ukrainian multi-stakeholder group filed a request for adapted implementation with respect to coverage of extractive industries in the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts of Ukraine and Crimea.

The application was made because the Government of Ukraine is not able to compel companies and local government agencies in these areas to participate in the EITI process. The government and multi-stakeholder group have committed to ongoing efforts to ensure that EITI Reports are as comprehensive as possible.

The Board approved the request (2018-10/BM-39)

Inquiry from EITI Germany regarding requirement 4.1 and 4.6

Published Date: 
May, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

On 3 May 2018, the EITI Chair received a request (see Annex 1) for clarification on requirements 4.1 and 4.6 from EITI Germany (D-EITI). The request relates to whether a materiality threshold of €2 million for local business taxes is in line with the EITI requirements 4.1 and 4.6.

This Board paper lays out the analysis and recommendation of the implementation committee to the Board.

The EITI Board confirmed that the proposal was is in line with the EITI requirements 4.1 and 4.6 of the EITI Standard (decision 2018-31/BM-40

Board paper 35-4-F: Assessment of the Request for adapted implementation: Ukraine

Published Date: 
September, 2016
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

The Ukrainian multi-stakeholder group’s tabled a request for adapted implementation with respect to coverage of extractive industries in the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts of Ukraine and Crimea. The application was made because the Government of Ukraine is not able to compel companies and local government agencies in these areas to participate in the EITI process. The government and multi-stakeholder group have committed to ongoing efforts to ensure that EITI Reports are as comprehensive as possible.

Assessment of the request for adapted implementation of São Tomé and Príncipe

Published Date: 
February, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

IC Paper 39-2-A, 27 March 2019

Submitted by: EITI International Secretariat on: 20 March 2019

The Secretariat recommends that the Implementation Committee recommends that the Board accepts the São Tomé and Príncipe (STP) EITI National Committee’s request for adapted implementation with respect to reconciliation of revenues and disclosure of contextual information related to the Nigeria- São Tomé and Príncipe Joint Development Zone (JDZ).

Board paper on commodity trading pilot

Board paper 34-4-B on the pilot project on transparency in commodity trading

Published Date: 
May, 2016
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

This Board paper was presented in Oslo, at the 34th Board meeting. Following the recommendation by the implementation committee, the pilot project on transparency in commodity trading was established, based on the recommendation of this paper.

Summary of the paper (download below)

Further to the discussions about commodity trading at the 30th Board meeting in Berne, the subsequent establishing and efforts by a working group, it is proposed that the Implementation Committee recommends to the EITI Board that a pilot project on transparency in commodity trading be established.

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