EITI Armenia Annual Conference will take place on 23 July, 2021
Conference on Presentation of EITI Armenia 2019 National Report and the Beneficial Ownership Electronic Declaration System will take place on 23 July, 2021, at 11։00 am (Yerevan time, GMT +4)
Who is the Beneficial Owner? The National Assembly of RA Adopted the Package of Laws on Disclosure of the Beneficial Owners in Armenia
On June 3, 2021 the National Assembly of the Republic of Armenia adopted a package of laws that expands the scope of companies obliged to disclose their beneficial owners.
Corruption Risks in the Extractive Sector and the Role of the EITI in Mitigating Corruption, Webinar
On 21 June, with support from USAID, the Asia Team from the International Secretariat held a regional forum on anti-corruption for MSGs, national secretariats and anti-corruption bodies and organisations in countries.
The EITI Board agreed that Armenia has made Satisfactory progress in implementing Requirement 2.5 on Beneficial Ownership of the 2019 EITI Standard.
Following the Validation of Requirement 2.5 on beneficial ownership that commenced on 1 January 2021, the EITI Board came to the decision that Armenia has made Satisfactory progress in implementing Requirement 2.5 on Beneficial Ownership of the 2019 EITI Standard.
The Government Approved the Package of Laws for Disclosure of Beneficial Owners in Armenia
On April 22 the Government approved the BO package of laws. With this legal initiative the Armenian Government aims to expand the scope of entities obliged to disclose their beneficial owners (BOs).
EITI Armenia Published 2019 Annual and 2020 Quarterly Progress reports
On December 7, 2020, the EITI MSG of Armenia electronically approved reports representing implementation of the EITI in Armenia
EITI Armenia is testing the BO online declaration platform
An online Presentation-training on the test version of the BO online declaration submission platform took place on 3 December, 2020.
The EITI MSG of Armenia strongly condemns the aggression of Azerbaijan against the peaceful population of Artsakh and Armenia
The EITI Multi-stakeholder Group of Armenia strongly condemns the aggression of Azerbaijan against the peaceful population of Artsakh and Armenia
Online Conference on Presentation of EITI 2018 National Report of Armenia
EITI Secretariat of Armenia invites you to participate in the online Conference dedicated to the presentation of the 2nd EITI Report of Armenia, which will be held on 14 September, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. Yerevan time (GMT +04).
Towards a more gender-inclusive extractives sector
If extractives resources are to benefit all citizens, both women and men need to be included in the sector’s governance and have equal access to employment opportunities. Yet the extractive industries are disproportionately governed and operated by men, and sector-specific policies that take gender into account are relatively scarce.
Training on EITI and Responsible Mining
On May 25 to June 2, 2020, the American University of Armenia (AUA) Center for Responsible Mining conducted five online training sessions on EITI Standard and responsible mining.
Armenia continues to increase transparency beyond the requirements of the EITI standard
According to the proposed amendments approved by the Government of Armenia, starting from 2021 the publication of the non-metallic minerals extraction contracts will be mandatory, and this is an important step towards increased transparency of the natural resource management.