Şura iclasıEITI Coalition to organize a public discussion over “Azerbaijan Anonymous and pseudo-transparency” topic on January 15.  January 10, 2014 – The next meeting of “Coalition for Improving Transparency in Extractive Industries in Azerbaijan” was organized. At the assembly, the final draft project of a new memorandum that is anticipated to be signed between the government and extractive industry companies was debated.  Later, election was held to determine the delegation staff to represent the Coalition in the Multilateral Group (MG). According to the results of election,  Dr. Gubad Ibadoglu, the senior analyst of Economic Research Center and  coordinator of EITI NGO Coalition, Dr. Azer Mehtiyev,  the chairman of Center For Support For Economic Initiatives, Mr. Elchin Abdullayev, the chairman of Democratic Institutions and Human Rights Social Union and Dr. Ilham Huseynli,  the chairman of Democratic Development and Economical Cooperation  Social Union the  were chosen as members of MG for one year.

The latest preparation activities for public discussion that is planned to be organized on the topic of “Azerbaijan Anonymous and pseudo-transparency” in 15th of January were identified and discussed at the council meeting of the Coalition.   It was also decided to establish the Organizing Committee that will be responsible for realization of 10th Anniversary of the Coalition on May 13, 2014.   The Coalition members created the Organizing Committee comprised of Sabit Bagirov, Mehriban Vazir, Ilgar Huseynli, Malahat Murshudlu, and Gubad Ibadoglu.