The International Secretariat is visiting the country to carry out the first stage (Initial data collection and stakeholder consultation) of Validation. To find out more about The Philippines (includes information on the country manager), visit the country page

Sam Bartlett from the Secretariat welcomes stockholder input in preparation to the country visits. 

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The EITI International Secretariat, in collaboration with partners including Publish What You Pay Lebanon (PWYP), the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI) and the Lebanon Petroleum Administration (LPA), is organising a webinar to present the EITI to Lebanese stakeholders, answer questions about the EITI and look at what implementation of the EITI could mean for Lebanon.

Policy Director Dyveke Rogan is participant and speaker at the beneficial ownership seminar organised by the OECD’s Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. Some 50 representatives from tax authorities of various African member countries are attending. She will speak on what work the EITI countries are undertaking to make beneficial owners of companies a

The OGP summit hosts around 3000 representatives from 70 countries: Heads of State and governments, ministers, public servants, members of parliament, local authorities, civil society representatives, start-ups and digital innovators, civic techs, developers, researchers, journalists will gather in Paris to share their experiences and push forward the open government agenda in light of the global challenges.

This training is for National Coordinators in EITI implementing countries.

Part 1: What should the final roadmaps look like?

Open discussion: For example, what planned activities can help address issues related to, for instance but not limited to, the relevant legal/institutional frameworks, beneficial ownership and PEP definitions, data collection and data reliability? Sharing of country experiences and examples from draft roadmaps.

Part 2: Q&A and next steps