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

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


Description

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 asse... Read More

Country Lao People's Democratic Republic
Project Number 41355-012
Project Type or Modality of Assistance Technical Assistance
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
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

 

 

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Project Data Sheets (PDS)

Responsible ADB Officer
Prasanna Kumar Jena
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Responsible ADB Department
Southeast Asia Department

Responsible ADB Divisions
Public Management, Financial Sector and Trade Division, SERD

Executing Agencies
Ministry of Finance
Thongdy Soulichack

PDS Creation Date
13 Mar 2008

Last PDS Update
07 Sep 2013

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