Republic of the Congo Validation 2017

Published Date: 
June, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI

This Validation is completed.The Republic of the Congo was found to have made meaningful progress.

Validation commenced on 1 April 2017.

Validation country visit: 8-12 May 2017. 

Secretariat initial assessment was completed on 27 September 2017. 

The Validation Report was issued on 18 December 2017.

Discussed by the VC on 4 December 2017 and 12 January 2018.

Recommendation from VC to Board TBC.

Documents related to the Validation:

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

Burkina Faso Validation 2017

Published Date: 
February, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

On 13 February 2018, Burkina Faso was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2018-12/BM-39

Timeline of Validation and related materials

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

15 November 2017 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English French

Albania Validation 2017

Published Date: 
January, 2018
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

On 13 February 2018, Albania was found to have made meaningful progress in implementing the EITI Standard. See Board decision 2018-11/BM-39

Timeline of Validation and related materials

Initial data collection and stakeholder consultations

11.08.17 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English Albanian

Validation of Liberia 2016 - reports

Published Date: 
May, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

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:

Report on initial data collection by the International SecretariatLiberia EITI multi-stakholder group's response to the initial data collection

Validation of Mali 2016 - reports

Published Date: 
May, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

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

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

Report on the initial data collection by the International Secretariat (English French)Mali EITI multi-stakholder group's response to the initial data collection (English

Validation Solomon Islands 2016 - reports

Published Date: 
March, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

Solomon Islands' Validation commenced on 1 July 2016. On March 8 2017, the EITI Board found that Solomon Islands have made inadequate progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. 

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

29.10.2016 - Report on Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation [English]27.11.2016- Comments from the national secretariat [English]12.12.2016 - Val

Validation Mauritania 2016 - reports

Published Date: 
March, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

Mauritania's Validation commenced on 1 July 2016.  On March 8 2017, the EITI Board found that Mauritania 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 and stakeholder consultation [English French]Comments from the multi-stakeholder group (

Validation São Tomé and Príncipe 2016 - reports

Published Date: 
March, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

São Tomé and Príncipe's Validation commenced on 1 July 2016.  On March 8 2017, the EITI Board found that São Tomé and Príncipe 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 Secretariat [English Portuguese]Comments from the multi-stakeholder group (MSG) [

Validation Kyrgyz Republic 2016 - reports

Published Date: 
March, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

The Kyrgyz Republic's Validation commenced on 1 July 2016. On March 8 2017, the EITI Board found that the Kyrgyz Republic has made inadequate 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 Secretariat [English] [Russian]Comments from the MSGValidation Report by the independent Validator SDSG [English] [Russian]Industry commentsMSG comments

Validation Ghana 2016 - reports

Published Date: 
March, 2017
Publisher: 
EITI International Secretariat

Ghana's Validation commenced on 1 July 2016.  On March 8 2017, the EITI Board found that Ghana 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 SecretariatGhana EITI (GHEITI) comments on the initial assessmentValidation Report by the independent Validator SDSG Ghana EITI multi-stakeholder group's comments on Validation Report 

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