The 5th EITI Global Conference is around the corner. Don’t miss your chance to be there. The deadline for registrations is 15 February 2011. We urge all stakeholders wishing to attend the conference to register their participation online at www.eitiparis.org as soon as possible.
The EITI International Board today confirmed that the 5th EITI Global Conference will take place in Paris on 2-3 March 2011. The Conference will focus on ensuring deeper impact. It will provide an opportunity to share experiences and learn from the innovative practices and progress in the 31 EITI implementing countries, many of which have undertaken validation in 2010.
The final Report of the 5th EITI Global Conference entitled Transparency Counts, held on 2-3 March 2011 in Paris, is now available.
1 Background to the EITI
The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) sets a global standard for transparency in the extractive industries. It supports improved governance in resource-rich countries through the verification and full publication of company payments and government revenues from oil, gas and mining.