This project has a three-fold purpose: to develop the capacity of scrutiny teams; to improve the Parliament’s outreach to citizens, especially at the local level, with emphasis on oversight/scrutiny mechanisms and to pilot successful outreach mechanism in local assemblies; to develop a system for real-time tracking of the State budget expenditure in the Parliament.
The overall objective of the project is to enable the Ministry of Finance to drive forward a set of structural reforms in the field of public finance management, which will make a substantial difference to the quality of life experienced by Serbia's citizens.
The overall objective of the project is to establish a network between the Central Harmonization Unit and cities representing the seat of regional centers in order to enhance the system of Financial Management and Control across local self-government units and ensure that the internal audit function in local governments in place, fully functional and supported and demanded by the municipal leadership.
This project will develop horizontal and vertical accountability mechanisms in the area of public finances, contributing to sound public financial management and decreased opportunity for corruption in Serbia.
The overall objective of the project is to drive the public finance reform increasingly as a management reform, with focus placed on good and efficient management of institutions as opposed to creation of additional bureaucratic features in the public finance sphere for risk mitigation.
The initiative represents a framework package of support to the Ministry of Public Administration and Local Self-Government (MPALSG), focusing on select priority areas of assistance to the MPALSG, also leaving room for responding to requests for expert and operational support on an ad-hoc basis.