This is the paper containing the text for the 2016 EITI Standard for adoption by the EITI Board at the 32nd Board meeting in Lima, on 23 February 2016. See the decision by the Board.
This paper is a review of EITI reporting practices in implementing countries, investigating the level of disaggregation of data on company payments and government revenues in EITI Reports. It reviews to what extent EITI Reports contain revenue data that is disaggregated by project and what types of definitions of project are being used for EITI reporting purposes.
The paper was originally issued as Board paper for the 37th Board meeting in May 2017 in Oslo, Norway and is now made available to the public.
Board Paper 36-4-A contains the analysis of the beneficial ownership roadmaps that were submitted to the Secretariat by January 2017.
Section 4 highlights issues for consideration and recommendations from the Implementation Committee to the Board, including changing wording of the EITI Standard.
EITI implementing countries had a deadline of 1 January 2017 to publish roadmaps detailing plans for achieving beneficial ownership transparency by 2020. As of 22 February, 44 countries have published beneficial ownership roadmaps.
As part of the 2011-2013 EITI Strategy Review the Secretariat commissioned a background paper that considers options for an EITI rating scheme. The full report can be found below.
The question has been raised whether current implementation of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) standard remains based on the EITI Criteria rather than the EITI Principles. In response, the EITI International Board has set up a Strategic Working Group, charged with making recommendations regarding the strategic direction of EITI, including a review of the EITI Principles,
As part of the EITI Strategy Review the EITI considered proposals from a wide variety of stakeholders. Below are the proposals considered by the Strategy Working group at its meeting on 26-27 July 2012 as well as the meeting notes.
As part of the EITI Strategy Review the EITI considered proposals from a wide variety of stakeholders. Below are the proposals considered by the Board at its meeting on 27-28 June 2012.
As part of the EITI Strategy Review the EITI considered proposals from a wide variety of stakeholders. Below is the proposal considered by the Strategy Working Group at its meeting on 11-12 April 2012.