This mission will provide training to the EITI in Afghanistan, on beneficial ownership among others.
To find out more about Afghanistan (includes information on the country manager), visit the country page.
The Government of Afghanistan has received a grant from the World Bank to support the development of the natural resources sector and intends to apply part of the proceeds for consultancy services.
As we approach half-way through 2010, it is proving to be as momentous for the EITI as expected. Although most of the 22 first EITI countries did not complete the validation of their EITI processes by their deadlines, eyes are now turned towards those granted short extensions to complete by September.