The Board agreed that Liberia is ineligible for an extension of the reporting and Validation deadlines and is suspended effective 4 September 2018.

Published Date: 
August, 2018
Editor: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-45/BC-256

The Board agreed that Liberia is ineligible for an extension of the reporting deadline and is suspended effective 4 September 2018.

In accordance with the EITI Standard, the suspension will be lifted if the EITI Board is satisfied that the outstanding EITI Report is endorsed by the multi-stakeholder group (MSG) and published within six months of the deadline (i.e. by 31 December 2018). If the outstanding EITI Report is not published by 31 December 2018,

The Board approved the funding review and agreed to revisit the issue upon clarification of supporting countries’ position at its 36th meeting.  

Published Date: 
October, 2016
Editor: 
EITI

D​ate: 26.10.2016

Reference: 2016-25/BM-35/BP-35-9-B

Description: The Board approved the funding review's recommendations in Board paper 35-9-B (Funding Review 2016) and agreed to revisit the issue upon clarification of supporting countries’ position at its 36th meeting.  

The recommendations were prepared by the Finance Committee.

The financial contributions of all contributors are published clearly on the EITI website.

Grouped contributions over multi-year periods are accepted/welcomed.

Feasibility study: Systematic disclosures of EITI data in Mongolia

Published Date: 
February, 2018
Editor: 
EITI

The EITI International Secretariat has performed the following assessment of routine online disclosures in Mongolia’s extractive sector to examine the country’s readiness to mainstream EITI implementation. The assessment follows the Terms of Reference for a mainstreaming feasibility study and reviews the extent to which there is:

(1) routine disclosure of the data required by the EITI Standard in requisite detail, and(2) whether the financial data is subject to credible, independent audit, applying international standards.

The EITI Board agreed that Eddie Rich is appointed Acting Executive Director from 17 August 2018.

Published Date: 
August, 2018
Editor: 
EITI

Reference: 2018-44/BC-255

The EITI Board agreed that Eddie Rich is the Acting Executive Director from 17 August 2018 until a new Executive Director  is appointed by the Board. According to Article 16, Articles of Association, the Executive Director (or as previously known, Head of Secretariat) is also the Board Secretary.

Based on: Article 12, Articles of Association

Internal: Board circular 255Public: EITI International Secretariat staff list

EITI grievance mechanisms

Published Date: 
June, 2018
Editor: 
EITI

Christian Fredrik Michelet, the EITI’s legal counsel, held this presentation on legal aspects related to the EITI grievance mechanism at the 40th Board meeting, 29 June 2018, in Berlin, Germany. 

EITI 2018-2019 Outreach Strategy

Published Date: 
May, 2018
Editor: 
EITI

The 2018-2019 Outreach Strategy (Board Paper 40-5-A) was approved in Berlin. See the file attached below.

The EITI and its partners agree that there are opportunities to reach out to other resource-rich countries that could benefit from EITI implementation and could contribute to improved global governance of natural resources and their contribution to development goals. This document provides a strategy for how the EITI, together with supporting governments, companies and organisations, commits to work towards wider implementation of the EITI. 

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