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 Factsheet

Published Date: 
June, 2016
Publisher: 
EITI

The EITI Fact Sheet is a concise four-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The EITI Rules 2011 have been replaced by the EITI Standard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

Download EITI Rules - 2011 edition (English) »

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.

The Board agreed that Liberia has made meaningful progress overall in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard.

Published Date: 
May, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2017-28/BM-37/BP-37-9-A

Description: See here eiti.org/validation/liberia/2016 and PDF attached below

Where: 37th Board meeting in Oslo, Norway 

Based on: Requirement 8.3 EITI Validation deadlines and consequences

Internal: Board paper  37-9-ALiberia Validation 2016 country dossierPublic domain:Validation of Liberia 2016Documentation (Validation Report, MSG comments,

Validation of Liberia 2016 - documentation

Published Date: 
May, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI

Liberia's Validation commenced on 1 July 2016. On 24 May 2017, the EITI Board found that Liberia has made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. 

The following documentation laid the basis for the Board's decision, attached below:

Initial data collection by the International SecretariatLiberia EITI multi-stakholder group's response to the initial data collectionValidation Report by the independent Validator SDSG 

The Board agreed that Mali has made meaningful progress overall in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard.

Published Date: 
May, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2017-29/BM-37/BP-37-9-B

Description: See here eiti.org/validation/mali/2016 and PDF attached below

Where: 37th Board meeting in Oslo, Norway 

Based on: Requirement 8.3 EITI Validation deadlines and consequences

Internal: Board paper  37-9-BMali Validation 2016 country dossierPublic domain:Validation of Mali 2016Documentation (Validation Report, MSG comments,

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