Objective of the Project is to foster accountability in the National and local assemblies. The purpose is to bring MPs and local assembly representatives closer to their electorate, improve practices and transmit experiences from the national to the local level in terms of oversight and representation tools and close the accountability circle towards citizens.
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.