EITI Consultation on civil society representation

EITI Consultation on civil society representation

The EITI is running a consultation about how civil society can be properly represented on that body’s board. You can read the outline here.

At present, representation consists entirely of officials paid and by Publish What You Pay organisations. In states like the UK, where such officials are all London-based and international-development focussed, there does seem room for modernisation to reflect community groups and, for example, trades unions.

The EITI has an open mind, however, and the consultation is entirely genuine, so do contribute if you feel moved to….