As many of you will know, the biennial EITI Global Conference is the highest level of governance in the EITI. We have previously had four conferences:
The EITI Secretariat first presented its report for 2009 at the recent EITI Board meeting in Oslo. The report is now made available here on the EITI website. This report provides an account of the EITI International Secretariat’s activities in 2009. Highlights from 2009 include:
Stakeholders invited to nominate implementing countries for the EITI Chair's Awards.
Two hundred activists from over 50 countries convened in Montreal 16-18 November for a three-day conference of the Publish What You Pay coalition, the global campaign for transparency and accountability in the oil, gas and mining industries.