EITI Progress Report 2016

Published Date: 
February, 2016
Publisher: 
EITI

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 2016 below. 

This report was also published as an online report: http://progrep.eiti.org/2016

EITI Fact sheet

Published Date: 
February, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

The EITI fact sheet is a concise two-page introduction to the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative.

Communications Guide

Published Date: 
October, 2008
Publisher: 
EITI

This document is now replaced by the new communications guide "Talking Matters":

http://www.eiti.org/document/talking-matters

It starts from the premise that effective communication is an essential though often neglected aspect of EITI implementation. The guide has been written for people who may not be communications specialists but who may have some responsibility for communications work.

EITI Rules

Published Date: 
April, 2011
Publisher: 
EITI

The EITI Rules 2011 have been replaced by the EITI Standard

The EITI Rules 2011 includes the EITI Principles, Criteria, the EITI Requirements, the EITI Articles of Association, the EITI Validation Guide and Policy Notes issued by the EITI Secretariat, conveying decisions taken by the EITI Board.

On 16 February 2011, the EITI Board agreed a new edition of the EITI Rules An overview of the changes to the EITI Rules - 2011 edition is available

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EITI Case Study - Addressing the roots of Liberia's conflict through EITI

Published Date: 
January, 2009
Publisher: 
EITI

Liberia has been in the process of implementing the EITI since 2006. The impacts demonstrate that the benefits of the EITI to the country are extensive. In this case study, Negbalee Warner, Head of the LEITI Secretariat, and Eddie Rich, Deputy Head of the EITI International Secretariat, offer their reflections on the contribution of the EITI process to the creation of sustainable development and post-conflict reconciliation in Liberia.

Advancing the EITI in the Mining Sector

Published Date: 
December, 2009
Publisher: 
EITI

This publication is part of EITI's efforts to further the understanding of the sector and respond to the mining-specific challenges for EITI implementation.

A majority of the EITI Candidate countries report also on payments from their mining sectors.

Changes to the Board.

Published Date: 
May, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2019-41/BC-274

The Board agreed that Awa Marie Coll-Seck, Minister of State and Chair of the Senegal-EITI is to succeed Marième Diawara Thiaw, Permanent Secretary/Coordinator, EITI Secretariat, Senegal, from the constituency of implementing countries as alternate Board member.

Where: 42nd Board meeting in Kyiv

Based on: Article 5, Articles of Association

Public domain: EITI Board members

Go to Board decisions overview

The Board lifted Madagascar's suspension

Published Date: 
May, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2019-40/BC-273

The Board had suspended Madagascar on 1 February 2019 for missing the deadline for the 2017 annual progress report. The Board agreed that “the suspension will be lifted if the EITI Board is satisfied that Madagascar has published its 2017 annual progress report.

The Secretariat can confirm that Madagascar published this report on 29 April 2019 and thus the suspension was lifted. The report also covers the year 2018 and is available here

The Board approved the updates to the EITI Open data policy.

Published Date: 
May, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2019-37/BC-272

The EITI Board adopted a revised EITI Open data policy (see Annex 1 of the paper attached below).

The Board-approved EITI Open data policy is part of the EITI Standard and has been an important reference for implementing countries in their open data efforts. The revised policy reflects various developments in the open data field and the Board’s encouragement of systematic disclosure by companies and government. It also addresses stakeholder feedback and challenges encountered in implementing countries as documented in Validation. 

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