41355-012: Strengthening Public Financial Management (formerly Public Expenditure Planning for the SEDP6 Phase II)

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The objectives of the TA will be to strengthen PFM in Lao PDR to enable the country to reduce poverty and help it to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. Its outcome will be efficient resource allocation within and between sectors, with more predictable budgets and greater accountability for expenditure in selected ministries, based on the Government?s socioeconomic programs and benchmarked against international good practice standards in PFM. The scope of TA will involve reviewing and ... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 41355-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 7077
Approval Date 23 Apr 2008
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 1,100
Geographical Location Vientiane and selected provinces
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public expenditure and fiscal management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)


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