1) The case for first trade transparency
2) The EITI Standard and first trade disclosures1
3) Progress in producing countries
4) Commodity traders’ contribution to transparency
5) Next steps for EITI and first trade transparency
Ensuring transparency in how resource-rich countries sell their oil, gas and minerals goes to the core of the mandate of the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI). In total, USD 2.5 trillion has been disclosed by EITI countries since its inception.
In February 2018, the EITI Board agreed that Albania has made meaningful progress in implementing the 2016 EITI Standard. See Board decision on the first Validation 2018-11/BM-39/BP-39-5-A
In the second Validation, the EITI International Secretariat has assessed the progress made in addressing the ten corrective actions established by the EITI Board following the first Validation. See more under background below. Board decision 2019-44/BM-43 can be found here
Timeline of Validation and related materials
Description: see below for the decision in full. PDF attached at bottom of the page.
Where: 43rd Board meeting in Paris, France
Internal: Board paper 43-6Public domain:Mali second Validation 2019News item on the decision: