The International Secretariat, stakeholders and member countries have published a wide range of documents related to the implementation of the EITI Standard.
A selection of the secretariat's publications are presented below.
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The EITI fact sheet is a concise two-page introduction to the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative.
The Progress Report is the EITI’s annual overview of the progress to improve transparency and governance of natural resources in the EITI countries around the world.
Download the PDF of the EITI Progress Report 2017 below.It is available in EN, FR, ES. Access the online version here
Highlighting the potential of recommendations from EITI Reports
An eight-page fact sheet on how EITI countries are moving towards disclosing the real owners.
A brief on how the EITI can be a tool for improving transparency in the oil trading business.
This paper provides an overview of EITI reporting by state-owned, National Oil Companies (NOC) and oil traders. It sets out the importance of transparency and accountability in the “first trade” i.e. the sale of oil by NOC to oil trading companies. In many resource-rich countries, the largest revenue streams accruing to government are a share of production, received “in-kind” rather than in cash.