Sector: B - Mining and Quarrying


Introduction

The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) sets a global standard for transparency in oil, gas and mining. It is…

  • An effort to make natural resources benefit all
  • A coalition of governments, companies and civil society
  • A standard for companies to publish what they pay and for governments to disclose what they receive

Source: http://eiti.org/

The initiative is mentioned in Chapter Intensifying our Fight against Corruption of G20 Cannes Summit Final Declaration.


Objective

The EITI Principles and EITI Criteria (at EITI website) are the most concise statement of the beliefs and aims of the Initiative.

Providers

As listed at the EITI website:

Compliant Countries

(Links to country pages at: http://eiti.org/countries)

Candidate Countries

These are also listed at http://eiti.org/countries

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