42154-012: Strengthening Public Financial Management in Pacific Developing Member Countries

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Description

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

Country Regional
Project Number 42154-012
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number 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
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public expenditure and fiscal management
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Regional integration (RCI)
Drivers of Change Governance and capacity development (GCD)

 

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