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The International Board of the EITI made uneven progress in its discussions on how to strengthen the EITI at its meeting in Lusaka, Zambia.

Ukraine's energy minister announced the formation of a multi-stakehold group, the fourth of five steps the country must take to be considered an EITI candidate country.

A current effort to reform EITI will determine how the initiative will remain relevant in this new era of transparency requirements by governments.

Kaufmann, a renowned expert on governance, brings to his new role deep practical experience helping countries plan and deliver reforms.

Background and analysis on the new SEC reporting rules for oil and mining companies making payments to governments.

Poised to earn billions of dollars from mining companies, Afghanistan has released its first EITI reports on payments, receipts and management.

Two years after the passage of U.S. financial reforms, regulators will finally issue new rules for transparency of oil, gas and mining payments.

Milestones and debates in the development of new oil and mining disclosure rules, from the U.S. House of Representatives to the widening global movement.

Journalists and advocates from the DRC, Guinea, Niger, Cameroon and Burkina Faso attended a workshop to learn how to make best use of their countries' EITI reports.

Myanmar's embrace of EITI is crucial as the country encourages more foreign investment in its oil and natural gas sectors.

As the second anniversary of the Dodd-Frank reform act arrives, the SEC has finally set a vote date for oil and mining disclosure requirements.

The EITI Coalition in Azerbaijan released a statement expressing worry over "stagnation" of EITI implementation in the country.

Petroperú, the biggest player in the Peruvian oil and gas market, has agreed to participate in EITI reporting.

Some companies in oil-rich Azerbaijan are resisting the call for more openness in EITI reporting.

Participants in the global transparency initiative are exploring new criteria for country reports on oil, minerals and other natural resources.

RWI is pleased to announced the release of its standardized training modules on the essential components of the EITI process.

Nearly 60 U.S. lawmakers joined in a letter calling on the SEC to issue the final oil and mining reporting rules passed in the Dodd-Frank Act.

Suu Kyi praised the EITI secretariat's visit as a promising step towards democratic reform.

Eighteen trainees from across Eurasia attended RWI's regional knowledge hub course about the extractive industry value chain.

The U.S. Secretary of State met with a group of civil society leaders during her one-day trip to Azerbaijan.

The organization is suing regulators over the one year delay issuing oil and mining disclosure rules passed in the Dodd-Frank Act.

Programmers and advocates shared gripes and wishes for better collaboration in a talk led by RWI and Harvard University.

The story of a village near a gold mine in Azerbaijan shows how secrecy can undermine the public trust and the public good.

Participants from 11 countries learned about managing oil windfalls and shielding economies from price volatility.

At the OGP meeting in Brasilia, governments announced National Action Plans, including many concrete resource governance reforms.