42154-012: Strengthening Public Financial Management in Pacific Developing Member Countries
Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview
The Pacific Region is characterized by high public expenditures and significant government ownership of assets. Inadequate oversight of these resources and the public of governments and the wellbeing of Pacific peoples. This technical assistance (TA) will support initiatives to strengthen Pacific PFM and reduce fiduciary risk, including by providing accounting and internal audit support, and designing a competency-based capacity development program. The design reflects consultations ... Read More
|Type or Modality of Assistance||
|Financing||Public sector (Sovereign)|
TA No. 6507
|Approval Date||11 Dec 2008|
|ADB Financing ($ thousand)||1,500|
|Geographical Location||Cook Islands, Fiji Islands, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Nauru, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Timor-Leste, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu|
Public sector management
|Subsector||Public expenditure and fiscal management|
Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
|Drivers of Change||
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
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