Guidance note 26 - Reporting on first trades in oil

Published Date: 
May, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI

Relates to requirement 4.2

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This guidance note is the first effort by the EITI Working Group on Transparency in Commodity Trading to assemble guidance on ‘first trade’ reporting in oil. The guidance has three intended audiences: first, the EITI MSGs in implementing countries that will determine their respective country’s approach to reporting in this area;

EITI Consultation

Consultation for improving the collection, dissemination and use of EITI summary data

Published Date: 
December, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

The EITI invites stakeholders to comment on opportunities to improve the collection, dissemination and utilisation of EITI summary data.

A revised template is attached below for comment. Stakeholders are invited to comment on:

Does the template adequately address the challenges encountered with data collection, including user guidance and issues related to data standardisation? Does the template adequately incorporate new developments in EITI implementation, such as an increased focus on systematic disclosures and enabling project-level reporting?

The Board decided that the Implementation Committee form a working group to propose revisions to the EITI Requirements.

Published Date: 
October, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-54/BM-41/41-4-C

Where: 41st Board meeting in Dakar, Senegal.

The Board decided that the Implementation Committee form a working group for revisions to the Standard with the aim to propose specific changes to the Standard at the next Board meeting.

Based on:  Article 12, Articles of Association

Internal: Board Paper 41-4-C Options for clarifying the EITI RequirementsPublic domain: minutes of the 41st Board meeting in Dakar

Go to Board decisions overview

The Board decided that the EITI undertake a targeted effort for SOE transparency and clarify requirements 2.6, 4.5 and 6.2.

Published Date: 
October, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-53/BM-41/41-4-B

Where: 41st Board meeting in Dakar, Senegal.

The Board decided to continue supporting implementing countries and SOEs to systematically disclose information on the sale of the state’s share of oil, gas and minerals, including new countries joining the targeted effort. The Board further decided to continue supporting commodity trading transparency globally through outreach to governments, SOEs and commodity traders, subject to available funding.

The Board decided that the EITI undertake a targeted effort for SOE transparency and clarify requirements 2.6, 4.5 and 6.2.

Published Date: 
October, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-52/BM-41/41-4-A

Where: 41st Board meeting in Dakar, Senegal.

Description: The Board decided that the EITI undertake a targeted effort for SOE transparency to work more closely with SOEs to improve disclosures of SOEs in EITI countries and beyond. The effort will be undertaken in close collaboration with key partners and depend on demand and funds available. The Board will clarify requirements 2.6, 4.5 and 6.2 based on the lessons learned from Validation.

Based on:  Article 12, Articles of Association

The EITI Board agreed that Papua New Guinea has made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard.

Published Date: 
October, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-55/BM-41/41-5-D

Description: see below for the decision in full. PDF attached at bottom of the page.

Where: 41st Board meeting in Dakar, Senegal

Based on: Requirement 8.3 EITI Validation deadlines and consequences

Internal: Board paper 41-5-DPublic domain:Papua New Guinea Validation 2018News item on the decision: EITI Board recognises Papua New Guinea’s achievements in improving natural res

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