Malawi's third EITI Report covers oil, gas and mining sectors as well as the forestry sector for the period from 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2017. It was published in November 2019.
Following a Board Member’s request for documentation of the EGPS grant application process at the EITI Board meeting on October 16-17 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the EGPS Secretariat has drafted the outline of its processes and procedures for EGPS grants. See document attached below.
Board Paper 45-4-A
Assessment of Ukraine's multi-stakeholder group’s request for adapted implementation with respect to the coverage of the extractive industries in the Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts of Ukraine and Crimea for the reporting period 2018-2019.
The application was made because the GOvernment of Ukraine is not able to compel companies and local government agencies in tehse areas to participants in the EITI process. The government and the multi-stakeholder group have committed to ongoing efforts to ensure that EITI reporting is as comprehensive as possible.
Togo's 2017 EITI Report covers extractive activities in the country for that fiscal year. The document is in French.
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