Ukraine submits Candidature application for the EITI in order to improve the management of its natural resources.
The EITI Board approved Ukraine’s application for EITI Candidate status at its meeting in Abidjan on 17 October 2013.
The Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine is seeking an IA to prepare and reconcile the EITI report.
Making the Standard more meaningful
Jonas and Richard in Kiev.
Day 1 of the EITI week in Kiev.
Day 2 of the EITI week in Kiev.
43 countries publish roadmaps to disclose the real owners of companies in oil, gas and mining by January 2020. 20 commit to public registers.
The EITI Standard requires that companies that “bid for, operate or invest in extractive assets” should publicly disclose the identity of their beneficial owners. Over the past month, 43 EITI countries have published their plans for how to disclose the real owners of companies in their extractive sector by January 2020.
The International Secretariat is visiting the country to carry out the first stage (Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation) of Validation. To find out more about Ukraine (includes information on the country manager), visit the country page
Sam Bartlett from the Secretariat welcomes stakeholder input in preparation to the country visits.
The Board looks at opportunities and challenges following US repeal of implementing regulations giving effect to Dodd-Frank 1504
President Donald Trump’s repeal of the implementing regulations for Section 1504 of the Dodd Frank Act has been given a lot of attention in recent weeks. Understandably so. For those of us that work to advance transparency in payments from the oil, gas and mining industry to governments, the actions in Washington are a step backwards,