The EITI's Role in Addressing Corruption

Published Date: 
October, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

This discussion paper, authored by Alexandra Gillies, was commissioned to inform ongoing debate about the role that the EITI plays in addressing corruption. 

Corruption remains a significant and harmful problem in the extractives sector. By raising the bar on transparency, the EITI has undoubtedly played a substantive role in addressing corruption, but the nature of this role has not always been well understood or articulated.

Validation review data

Published Date: 
September, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

The EITI regularly monitors and reviews its procedures and results. This dataset was used to inform the EITI Board in its review of Validation, the EITI's quality assurance mechanism. For a brief analysis of this data, read our blog on what can be learned from three years of Validation results

How to update the dataset

This file is connected to various parts of the EITI's API. To obtain the latest available data:

Open the Excel file attached below

Go to the tab "Data"

Global Conference 2019 app - instructions

Published Date: 
June, 2019
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

To access the latest programme, speaker and delegate information as well as information on partner events, download the Attendify App via Google Play or the Apple Store and search for ‘EITI’ or type https://attendify.com/app/jjc709/ into your web browser and request a link directly to your mobile. All changes to the programme will be notified via the App.

See the full list of attendees and private messages using this tab. Click on the name of an attendee and select “Private message” if you would like to get in touch with them.

Project-level reporting in the extractive industries

Published Date: 
November, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

Tracking payments by project from companies to government.

Project-level reporting, also called “project-by-project” reporting, means that companies disclose payments by project, for example, royalties paid on gold production at a specific mine. Having access to this data allows citizens and government officials to assess whether the government receives what it ought to from each individual extractive project. That’s because payments can be compared with the terms set out in the laws or contracts governing the project.

How gender relates to the EITI mission

Published Date: 
November, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

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EITI implementing countries are finding innovative ways to contribute to gender equality in the governance of their oil, gas and mining resources. This brief identifies how gender relates to the EITI mission.

The EITI contributes to gender equality by:Improving governance of the extractive sector and mobilising revenuesPromoting equal and meaningful participation of women and men in the management of the sectorFostering dialogue and improving access to data on the sector.

EITI in Africa

Published Date: 
September, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

Disclosing data | Strengthening governance | Fighting corruption

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The EITI has 24 member countries in Africa, almost half of the global total. Some of the first governments to join EITI and publish data in line with the EITI Standard were African. This report explores the EITI’s impact in Africa on a range of issues high on the regional agenda, including domestic resource mobilisation from extractives, licensing, beneficial ownership, state-owned enterprises and commodity trading transparency.

How EITI implementation contributes to domestic resource mobilisation

Published Date: 
April, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

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The brief provides examples from many of the 51 EITI member countries of how they have used their implementation of the EITI Standard to boost domestic resource mobilisation. While progress is being made, the brief concludes by setting out further ways in which countries can make use of the EITI to mobilise domestic resources.

The EITI contributes to domestic resource mobilisation by:

Improving tax administration.Identifying practices that could undermine taxation.Fostering dialogue about fiscal policies and reforms.

Request for expressions of interest: Myanmar EITI Independent Administrator

Published Date: 
March, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

This RoEI is now closed.

Myanmar is now required to submit a joint 2nd and 3rd report on 31 March, 2018.

The Fiscal Policy, Strategy and EITI Division, Ministry of Planning and Finance has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the EITI Implementation project and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consulting services.

On behalf of the MSG, the Ministry of Planning and Finance now invite a competent consultant firm for Myanmar EITI’s Independent Administrator to produce the 2nd and 3rd EITI reports covering fiscal years 2014/15,

Ethiopia: Request for expressions of interest for scoping study on beneficial ownership

Published Date: 
February, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

This REoI is now closed.

Ethiopia EITI invites expressions of interest for conducting a scoping study of current beneficial ownership reporting requirements in Ethiopia. The assignment is expected to commence as soon as possible, culminating in the finalisation of the assignment by 24 March 2017. The assignment is expected to require up to 20 consultant days.

Closing date: 16.02.2017

Sierra Leone: Request for expressions of interest (consulting services – individual consultants)

Published Date: 
January, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI Secretariat

This REoI is now closed.

Sierra Leone EITI invites expressions of interest for conducting a legal review of current beneficial ownership reporting requirements in Sierra Leone.

Closing date: 06.02.2017

Expressions of interest must be sent directly to the International EITI Secretariat by email to IMarques@eiti.org and should clearly be marked in the subject as “EXPRESSION OF INTEREST- B/O LEGAL & INSTITUTIONAL REVIEW FOR SIERRA LEONE” by close of business on 6th February, 2017.