With the deadline for EITI Validation in implementing countries now less than a year away for most countries, National Coordinators will be gathering on May 13-14th to share experiences and ideas on EITI implementation. Agenda focuses on Validation, best practices in reporting, effective communication and overcoming potential challenges that could hinder the completion of Validation, including finance, political support, and stakeholder collaboration.
The last year has seen unprecedented activity in EITI implementing countries as 23 of the 31 candidate countries have had validation deadlines. Twenty-three implementing countries have now produced EITI reports – more than half of them have produced these reports for the first time this year.Therefore, the 3rd National Coordinators' meeting in November will be a timely opportunity to discuss:
National Coordinators’ Meeting with focus on Central and East Asian countries. Topics to be discussed include:
EITI objectives and outcomesOpen EITI Data: Presentation and panel discussion on best practices in collecting, managing and visualizing EITI dataLicense allocations and license registersSubnational payments and transfers
Participation upon invitation only. For questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org