Programme Support and Public Finance Management - A New Role for Bilateral Donors in Poverty Strategy Work

Ulrika Brobäck and Stefan Sjölander
Serier – Sida StudiesDescription:
Sida Studies no. 6 / A report in the Sida Studies series. Development assistance provided by international donors must be administered effectively if it is to achieve a lasting reduction in poverty. Sidas Studies no. 6 highlights the importance of setting up good public finance management systems in recipient countries so this goal can be met. It identifies the need to build government institutions capable of handling, tracking and applying funds efficiently.