Japan has been an EITI supporting country since 2009. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan has provided support to the EITI process and has contributed to the EITI Multi-Donor Trust Fund (MDTF) managed by the World Bank.
Since 2017, Japan has been implementing bilateral cooperation through the Japanese International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and developing technical cooperation with a project in Papua New Guinea.
EITI focal contact: Mr Hiroshi Nakamura, Deputy Director, Resource Security Division. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan.