Advancing Accountability Mechanisms in Public Finances

What is the project about


Advancing the performance of state and non-state actors, both at central and local level for effective enforcement and prevention of the misuse of public funds.

Expected results

  • State Audit Institution advances its capacities through certification, induction of new staff and improved relations with media
  • Public Procurement Office optimizes public procurement spending and supports the central and local authorities to implement the new Public Procurement Law
  • The introduction and standardization of internal controls and audit supported through the Ministry of Finance
  • Commission for Protection of Rights in Public Procurement Procedures supported in implementing new authorities under the Public Procurement Law
  • NGOs and media are better equipped to monitor and report on public finances
  • State Audit Institution introduces the prevention pillar for the local level for compliance with the accounting and audit principles
  • Prosecutors and judges maximize the use of evidence in processing cases involving misuse of public funds 

Who Finances it?



Donor Amount Currency
SIDA 2,328,318 USD
Overview
Status
Active
Duration
1 January 2014-31 December 2015
Focus Area
Democratic Governance
Project Manager
Ms. Daliborka Petrović
Partners
State Audit Institution, Public Procurement Office, Commission for Protection of Rights in Public Procurement Procedures, Ministry of Finance, Judicial Academy