Multi-Stakeholder Initiatives (MSIs) are voluntary partnerships between governments, civil society, and the private sector that have emerged over the last 15 years to address development challenges collaboratively, entrench democratic practices, and strengthen regulatory frameworks. MSIs operate on the premise that governance outcomes can be improved by increased transparency and enhanced stakeholder participation in policy reforms.
The EITI Board agreed that Seychelles has made meaningful progress overall in implementing the EITI Standard.
Internal: Board circular 257Public domain:Seychelles Validation 2018News item on the decision: Seychelles builds foundation for transparent revenue management of nascent petroleum sectorScore card:
On 1 October 2018, Seychelles was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2018-49/BC-257
Timeline of Validation and related materials:
1 January 2018: Validation commenced5-9 February 2018: Country visit
Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations
9 July 2018 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English
The 41th Board meeting 30-31 October 2018 in Dakar, Senegal.
Agenda in English and in French (also attached below).
Minutes in English and in French (to follow).
Decisions taken at the Board meeting: see eiti.org/board-decisions, decisions including BM-41 in the reference number were taken in Berlin (Board meeting 40).
Pictures of the Board meeting on (flickr to follow).
Find an overview of all Board meetings here
The EITI Board agreed that the Kyrgyz Republic is eligible for an extension of its Validation deadline due to exceptional circumstances.
The EITI Board agreed that the Kyrgyz Republic is eligible for an extension of its Validation deadline due to exceptional circumstances that led to significant delays in EITI implementation, including publication of the 2015-2016 EITI Report. The Kyrgyz Republic’s Validation deadline is extended by nine months and will commence on 8 June 2019.
An overview of the International Secretariat's team structure.
The Annual Progress Report provides an overview of all EITI Mauritania's activities during the past year.
The Annual Progress Report provides an overview of all EITI Mali's activities during the past year.