"Transparency and accountability in sector governance are basic and essential requirements to leverage the extractives (oil, gas, and mining) sector as an engine of economic growth in fragility, conflict, and violence (FCV) affected settings. Enabling them involves two vital steps. Transparency requires obtaining or publishing relevant and actionable data about sector governance. Accountability involves having the data to support responsible, efficient, and informed sector governance.
This discussion paper, authored by Alexandra Gillies, was commissioned to inform ongoing debate about the role that the EITI plays in addressing corruption.
Corruption remains a significant and harmful problem in the extractives sector. By raising the bar on transparency, the EITI has undoubtedly played a substantive role in addressing corruption, but the nature of this role has not always been well understood or articulated.
La présente étude, préparé par M. Michel Bissou, offre un outil complémentaire aux initiatives déjà en cours en matière d’évaluation de l’impact de la mise en œuvre de l’ITIE. Il s’est agi en effet, à travers le calcul d’Indices de conformité à la Norme ITIE (ou Indices ITIE), d’apprécier, d’une part le bilan et les enjeux des premières Validations sur la mise en œuvre de la Norme ITIE 2016 en Afrique Francophone, d’autre part, d’entrevoir les perspectives de la mise en œuvre de la Norme ITIE 2019.
The 2020-2022 Outreach Strategy (Board Paper 45-7-A) was approved in Addis Ababa. See the file attached below.
The EITI and its partners agree that there are opportunities to reach out to other resource-rich countries that could benefit from EITI implementation and could contribute to improved global governance of natural resources and their contribution to development goals. This document provides a strategy for how the EITI, together with supporting governments, companies and organisations, commits to work towards wider implementation of the EITI.
The Validation procedure relates to how Validation is carried out.
These procedures came into force on 31 December 2016 and apply to all Validations commencing on 1 January 2017 and thereafter. The procedures were updated in October 2019.
For guidance and information on second Validations, see the chapter of the guide to the Standard on Validation, in particular the guidance note on preparing for Validation, where section 2.2 deals with second Validations.
The EITI Board agreed the EITI Policy on voicing concerns at its meeting in Addis Ababa on 17 October 2019 (Board paper 45-6-A).
EITI Policy on voicing concerns
The procedures for voicing concerns to the EITI are open to all stakeholders and accessible. Stakeholders with a concern should first raise it to the attention of the immediate EITI body (national multi-stakeholder group, EITI constituency, etc.). If this is not appropriate or if the concern remains,
Niger's candidature application was received by the EITI Secretariat on 10 October 2019. Niger's candidature application form, together with supporting documentation, were approved by the MSG on 7 October 2019.
This application is currently under review by the EITI Board.
Below you can find the following documents:
FR Letter Prime Minister Niger re-joining EITI
EN Letter Prime Minister Niger re-joining EITI
FR Niger EITI Candidature Application Form
EN Niger EITI Candidature Application Form
This report sets out the results of the reconciliation of the financial flows from activities in the solid minerals sector in Nigeria for the 2017 fiscal year.
Measurement and evaluation framework EITI Mauritania, including mapping of national priorities (French)
EITI Mauritania developped a measurement and evaluation framework, linking EITI outcomes to the national growth strategy (SCAPP). The file is in French.
This EITI Report covers Trinidad and Tobago's extractive sector in 2017.