On December 2, 2019, the third MSG meeting took place where initially the new Head of the EITI National Secretariat, Mr. Genci Terpo, was introduced. He expressed the confidence that with the MSG members’s professional experience it will be able to achieve the objectives for the complex issues where the EITI National Secretariat is currently stands.
Although we are currently on the limits of the time, Mr. Tërpo, emphasized the primary role that MSG and the EITI National Secretariat should have in completing the negotiation phase with the first listed company by the Bid Evaluation Commission for the selecting the Independent Administrator and launching disbursement procedures of the World Bank grant available fund.
Mrs. Anila Hajnaj also raised the concern of the Civil Society grouping and express that the coming Validation should find us with accomplished objectives to avoid any possible penalties.
Coordinator at EITI National Secretariat, Mrs. Deda, underlined that there is hope that the center office in Oslo will extend the deadline and will consider the steps taken to accelerate the implementation of the 2017-2018 EITI Report and the implementation of Beneficial Ownership.