40260-022: Support for Public Expenditure Review and Rationalization (formerly "Public Expenditure Review and Rationalization")

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The TA will promote good governance through improved transparency, accountability and efficiency in managing and using public resources. Specifically, the TA will improve the financial oversight and governance of statutory authorities, and will support the consultative preparation and socialization of the medium-term financial management strategy (MTFMS). The TA will have two components. The first component, on Statutory Authorities, will support the Public Expenditure Review and ... Read More

Country Papua New Guinea
Project Number 40260-022
Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Closed
Approval Number TA No. 4947
Approval Date 29 Jun 2007
Geographical Location Papua New Guinea
Sector Public sector management
Subsector Public Expenditure and Fiscal Management



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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Hayden Everett
Request for information

Responsible ADB Department
Pacific Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Pacific Operations Division

Executing Agencies
Department of Finance
Gabriel Yer

Department of Treasury
Simon Tosali

PDS Creation Date
13 Nov 2006

Last PDS Update
16 Apr 2009