Solicitud de expresión de interés: Consultor responsable por la elaboración del Informe flexible de EITI Argentina
Para la elaboración de su informe EITI 2018, el grupo multipartícipe de Argentina (GMP) ha decidido adoptar el enfoque de mayor flexibilidad ofrecido por el Consejo Internacional de EITI como respuesta a la pandemia del Covid-19. A su vez, el GMP también ha optado por contratar un consultor con la asistencia del Secretariado Internacional de EITI, quien está apoyando al país en la preparación de dicho informe y la adopción de las medidas de flexibilidad correspondientes.
Request for expression of interest: Consultant responsible for writing the EITI-Argentina Flexible Report (fiscal year 2018)
For preparation of its 2018 EITI Report, the Argentina MSG has decided to adopt the Flexible EITI reporting approach offered by the EITI International Board in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. In turn, the Argentinean MSG has also decided to recruit a consultant, with the assistance of the International Secretariat, which is supporting the country in its preparation of their first Report and the adoption of the corresponding flexibility measures.
The 47th EITI Board meeting was held virtually on 16-17 June.
Agenda in English and in French (see below).
Minutes in English and in French (will soon be available).
Decisions taken at the Board meeting can be found here
Find an overview of all Board meetings here
Any queries regarding the 47th Board meeting should be addressed to: Secretariat@eiti.org
EITI Comments on Proposed Rule: Disclosure of Payments by Resource Extraction Issuers
On 16 March 2020, the EITI wrote to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to comment on its proposed rule implementing Section 1504 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. Please find the letter below.
See the related press release: EITI calls on SEC to align rules with international transparency efforts
Board Paper 46-4-B for the Board's decision on establishing a pilot to accelerate systematic disclosures in EITI countries. The Board decided to adopt the Implementation Committees recommendations (decision 2020-07/BM-46
The Implementation Committee recommends that the Board reviews progress with encouraging systematic disclosure. The Implementation Committee has assessed the progress made in implementing the recommendations agreed in February 2018. The Committee’s main finding is that implementing countries have made limited progress with systematic disclosures.
Timeline of Validation and related materials
21-23 January 2020: Stakeholder consultations through pre-Validation mission27 February 2020: Validation commenced
Draft agenda for Implementation Committee meeting #10, Tuesday 21 April at 14:30-16:00 (CEST):
Latest implications of COVID-19 on implementation (for information)IC paper 10-1-A Addressing the implications of COVID-19 on EITI reportingIC/VC paper Addressing the implications of COVID-19 on Validation Board Circular 288 The Secretariat has consulted key stakeholders in EITI member countries and provided a preliminary analysis of likely impact of the global pandemic on the extractive sector and on EITI implementation,