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The civil society representatives of the multi-stakeholder group in Niger suspended on 16 August their participation in the EITI process until further notice.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on her visit to Liberia that President Sirleaf's administration is taking action to increase transparency with a strong Anti-Corruption Commission at the center of efforts to rebuild from years of civil war.
The Inter-American Development Bank, an international financial institution that supports economic and social development in Latin America and the Caribbean, is now a supporter of the EITI. IDB’s Board of Executive Directors approved the endorsement 5 August.
EITI will hold its 10th Board meeting in Baku 14-15 October 2009. The Government of Azerbaijan, the first country to complete EITI validation, will host the meeting.