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The Liberian Government and the World Bank signed US$15M Health Financing Agreement for collaborative disease surveillance and epidemic preparedness in Liberia

Minister Kamar Madam Larisa Leshchenko 2According to a Ministry of finance and Development Planning release, the signing of the Regional Disease Surveillance Systems Enhancement (REDISSE2) Project will provide the needed opportunity for Liberia to operationalize lessons learned from the recent disease outbreak in Sinoe County.

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The Liberian Government and the World Bank signed US$15M Health Financing Agreement for collaborative disease surveillance and epidemic preparedness in Liberia

Minister Kamar Madam Larisa Leshchenko 2According to a Ministry of finance and Development Planning release, the signing of the Regional Disease Surveillance Systems Enhancement (REDISSE2) Project will provide the needed opportunity for Liberia to operationalize lessons learned from the recent disease outbreak in Sinoe County.

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SOEs FY2016/2017 Q2 Consolidated Financial Performance Report

SOEs FY2016/2017 Q2 Consolidated Financial Performance Report

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Fiscal Outturn Report for the Second Quarter FY2016/2017

Fiscal Outturn Report for the Second Quarter FY2016/2017

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Fiscal Outturn Report for the Second Quarter FY2016/2017

Fiscal Outturn Report for the Second Quarter FY2016/2017

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Fiscal Outturn Report for the First Quarter FY2016/2017

Fiscal Outturn Report for the First Quarter FY2016/2017

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Expression of Interent to carry out study on the Development of a regional framework for the Harmonization of Fuel Grade and Vehicle Emission Standard in the ECOWAS Region.

Expression of Interent to carry out study on the Development of a regional framework for the Harmonization of Fuel Grade and Vehicle Emission Standard in the ECOWAS Region.

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Public Debt Management Report Second Quarter FY2016/2017

Public Debt Management Report Second Quarter FY2016/2017

Public Debt Management Report Second Quarter FY2016/2017

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Public Debt Management Report First Quarter FY 2016/2017

Public Debt Management Report First Quarter FY 2016/2017

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ACBF Reaffirms Support to Liberia: Pledges Support for Women in Agriculture and Revitalization of LIMPAC

ACBF Executive Secretary Minister KamaramodiMonrovia, Liberia - The Head of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF), Professor Emmanuel Nnadozie has reaffirmed the ACBF’s support to Liberia particularly focusing on empowering women in agriculture, supporting macroeconomic forecasting capacity of the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, and providing support for the revitalization of the Liberia Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Center (LIMPAC) to become a robust and independent research think tank in Liberia.

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African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) Head Arrives in Liberia

Professor Emmanuel Nnadozie 2Monrovia, Liberia - A high power delegation of the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) headed by Professor Emmanuel Nnadozie along with Dr. Fola Ayonrinde head of the ACBF West and Central Africa Region and Miss Joyce Ekuful, Program Officer of the West and Central Africa Region arrives in Liberia over the weekend as guest of Government of Liberia.

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MFDP and LRA Launch Real Estate Community Partnership Project!!!

LRA EditedDSC 0354Monrovia-Liberia - The Liberia Revenue Authority (LRA) in collaboration with the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has launched for the first time, Real Estate Community Partnership Mobilization Project which ultimate goal is to increase lawful revenue largely for volunteer’s compliance and to help ensure fair share payment through a nationwide grassroots’ community engagement.

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Vacancies on the AFCB Eexcutive Board

Vacancies on the AFCB Eexcutive Board

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Minister Kamara Signs World Bank US$16 Million Approved Agreement To Strengthen Liberia’s Health Sector!!!

Minister Kamara Madam Leshchenko WB Liberia Country ManagerMonrovia,Liberia - The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Honorable Boima S. Karama, has commended the World Bank for its continuous supports to Liberia’s recovery program including the healthcare sector.

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Invitation for Application - Visiting Scholar and Doctoral Fellowship Scheme

Invitation for Application - Visiting Scholar and Doctoral Fellowship Scheme

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Budget Framework Paper FY 2017/18

Budget Framework Paper FY 2017/18

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Finance Minister- Boima Kamara Launches Second ECOWAS Sensitization, Awareness Campaign in BO-Waterside, Grand Camp Mount County

APRM BO WatersideDSC 3676BO-Waterside, Grand Cape Mount County – Finance and Development Planning Minister, Hon. Boima S. Kamara has officially launched the Second ECOWAS Sensitization and Awareness Campaign under the sponsorships of the ECOWAS Chairperson Coordinating Committee (ECCC) and the Technical Working Group (TWG).

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Minister Kamara Signs More Than US$ 40 Million Financing Grant To Boost The Liberian Energy Sector!!!

Minister Boima S. Kamara ADB Resident Representative Margaret KiloMonrovia, Liberia - Liberia’s energy sector received major boost following the approval of US$ 42.48 million, constituting a combined loan and grant financing agreement intended to facilitate the smooth implementation of the Liberian Energy Efficiency Project (LEEAP).

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As Liberia Reengages African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF): Finance Minister Boima Kamara on Target Again

maxresdefaultMinister Boima S. KamaraMonrovia, Liberia – In an effort to revitalize the Liberia Macroeconomic Policy Analysis Center (LIMPAC) to support the conduct of empirical research across government, Finance Minister, Boima S. Kamara, on behalf of the government of Liberia has strengthened Liberia’s relationship with the African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) for technical and financial support.

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Budget Call Circular-II FY2017/18

Budget Call Circular-II FY2017/18

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MFDP Terminates SOE Unit Head Contract

Press confrenceSiaffaDSC 3247The Minister of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP), Boima S. Kamara, has announced the immediate termination of the contract of Siafa Chowo, head of the State Own Enterprise (SOE) Unit at the Ministry.

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Public Financial Management Reforms Deputy Coordinator

Public Financial Management Reforms Deputy Coordinator

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Public Financial Management Reforms Coordinator

Public Financial Management Reforms Coordinator

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Public Financial Management Reforms Coordinator (2)

Public Financial Management Reforms Coordinator

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Minister Kamara Urges Citizen’s Participation in APRM Review

Finance and Development Planning Minister, Honorable Boima Kamara has called on citizens of Foya District, Lofa County to participate fully in the African Peer Review Mechanism Report scheduled for June 2017. He told citizens of Foya it is important for them to have a say in the decision-making process.

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SOEs Q1 Consolidated Financial Performance Report FY 2016/2017

SOEs Q1 Consolidated Financial Performance Report FY 2016/2017

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FY2015-16 Annual Fiscal Outturn Report

FY2015-16 Annual Fiscal Outturn Report

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Consulting Services – Individual Consultant Selection: Deputy Director For Donor - Financed Projects

Consulting Services – Individual Consultant Selection: Deputy Director For Donor - Financed Projects

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SOEs Annual Compliance Review:FY2015/2016

SOEs Annual Compliance Review:FY2015/2016

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SOEs Financial Performance Report:Annual Report FY2015 -16

SOEs Financial Performance Report:Annual Report FY2015 -16

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Public Financial Management Reform Quarterly Progress Report (July – December 2016)

Public Financial Management Reform Quarterly Progress Report (July – December 2016)

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Finance and Development Planning Minister Assures Improved Domestic and Sub-Regional Trade; As Gbanrga-Salayea Road Project Gets More Supports

Minister Kamara and SFD DG for Operations HE AL SaudMonrovia, Liberia - The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Honorable Boima S. Kamara, has reassured Liberians, especially the people of Bong and Lofa counties of President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf’s commitment to improving the living conditions of all Liberians through the creation of the enabling environment for domestic and sub-regional trade and commerce to thrive given several ongoing road infrastructural projects.

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GOL on Course Amid Implemention of Gbarnga – Salayea Road Project

Monrovia, Liberia: In furtherance of the implementation of the Gbarnga – Salayea Road Rehabilitation Project, the Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning and the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) will tomorrow sign a Twenty million United States Dollars (US$ 20 Million) Financing Agreement for the upgrading of the first section of Lot One (1) of the Gbarnga – Mendikorma Road.

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Finance Minister To Terminate Contract Of Two For Financial Improprieties Effective March 8, 2017 !!!!

BSK IFMIS ConferenceMonrovia, Liberia - Findings from an Internal investigation commissioned by Minister Boima S. Kamara few weeks ago, have indicted two contractors of the Ministry of Finance and Development  Planning for misapplication of funds intended to upgrade the Integrated Financial Management Systems (IFMIS) 

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Finance Minister- Boima Kamara Launches ECOWAS Sensitization, Awareness Campaign in Ganta, Nimba County

Finance Minister speaking atGanta, Nimba County – Finance and Development Planning Minister, Hon. Boima S. Kamara has officially launched the First ECOWAS Sensitization and Awareness Campaign under the auspices of the ECOWAS Chairperson Coordinating Committee (ECCC) and the Technical Working Group (TWG).

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At APR 26th Summit: Liberia Assures Readiness for Peer-Review - Come June

BSKamara1Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - Liberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister, Hon. Boima S. Kamara, has assured the 26th Summit of Heads of State and Governments participating in the African Peer Review Mechanism (APR Forum) that Liberia is on an irreversible path of readiness to be peer-reviewed by the end-June, 2017.

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Lberia Customs Tariff 2017 (CET Migration Plan)

Lberia Customs Tariff  2017 (CET Migration Plan)

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An Act to Amend the Liberia Revenue Code of 2011 and to Repeal the Economic Stimulus Tax Amendments Act of 2016

An Act to Amend the Liberia Revenue Code of 2011 and to Repeal the Economic Stimulus Tax Amendments Act of 2016 To Provide for the Economic Empowerment Tax Amendments Act of 2016

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Finance Minister - Kamara Heads Liberia’s Delegation to 26th APRM Summit in Addis

BSKamara1Monrovia, Liberia – Thursday, January 26, 2017: At a head of a high-powered Liberian delegation, Finance and Development Planning Minister, Hon. Boima S. Kamara left the country on Wednesday to attend the 26th APRM Summit Meetings in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. 

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Tax Policy on the ECOWAS Common External Tariff (CET) Migration Plan

Tax Policy on the ECOWAS Common External Tariff (CET) Migration Plan

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Fiscal Decentralization County Treasury Budget Performance or Financial Management Report

Fiscal Decentralization County Treasury Budget Performance or Financial Management Report

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Liberia to Benefit from 11 MILLION Euros Budget Support - As Finance Minister- Boima S. Kamara Makes A Case For Education amid Call for Continuous Budgetary Support

Minister Kamara at ACP Meeting in Benin CotonouCotonou, Benin – Liberia is to benefit from a total of $11 million (Eleven Million United States Dollars) amid government’s commitment aimed at giving boost to the education and health sector.

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FY2016/2017 Quarter I Official Development Assistance Report December 11, 2016

FY2016/2017 Quarter I Official Development Assistance Report December 11, 2016

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Financial Management Officer, Margibi County

Financial Management Officer, Margibi County

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Public Debt Management Report Fourth Quarter Fy2015/2016

Public Debt Management Report Fourth Quarter Fy2015/2016

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Finance Minister Launches APRM Sensitization in Grand Bassa - Assures Inclusive Nationwide Participation!!!

MinisterKamara3Buchanan, Grand Bassa - Finance and Development Planning Minister, Hon. Boima Kamara has officially launched the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) in the Provincial City of Buchanan, Grand Bassa and assured Liberians that the pending conduct of the country’s self-assessment study and review processes will be inclusive to reflect nationwide participation.

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Fiscal Outturn Report for the Third Quarter FY 2015/2016 July 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016

Fiscal Outturn Report for the Third Quarter FY 2015/2016 July 1, 2015 – March 31, 2016

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Citizen's Guide FY2016 -17

Citizen's Guide FY2016 -17

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Finance Minister Reaffirms GoL Supports to APRM Process in Liberia

DSC 1374The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Hon. Boima Kamara has reaffirmed government’s unwavering support to the African Peer Review Mechanism in Liberia. He said government will also continue to support the National Sensitization and Outreach Campaign of the APRM throughout the country.

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Government Temporarily Relaxes New Clearing Procedures at Free Port of Monrovia for the Festive Season

Monrovia, Liberia - The Government of Liberia through its Inter-agency Trade Facilitation Committee has with immediate effect relaxed its new detailed custom clearing procedures at the Free Port of Monrovia for importers until after the Christmas season. 

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APRM Liberia’s Country Program National Sensitization and Outreach Campaign Takes Central Liberia by Storm

SAM 1769Kakata City, Margibi County - Central Liberia was the scene of celebration by jubilant crowd as citizens and residents witness and participated in the APRM National Sensitization and Outreach Campaign Launch in that county.

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Two-day validation conference on Liberia’s New Public Financial Management (PFM) Reform Strategy gets on the Way

Monrovia, Liberia - The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning will hold a two-day validation conference on Liberia’s New Public Financial Management (PFM) Reform Strategy and Action Plan. The two-day exercise takes place at the Cape Hotel located in Mamba Point. The conference starts Friday, December 16 and concludes Saturday, December 17.

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Agenda for Transformation Midterm Progress Review October 31, 2016

Agenda for Transformation Midterm Progress Review October 31, 2016

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National Budget FY2016/17

National Budget FY2016/17

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Audit Supervisor for Operations

Audit Supervisor for Operations

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Legal Counsel for Litigation

Legal Counsel for Litigation

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Procurement Specialist for Compliance

Procurement Specialist for Compliance

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Budget Call Circular (BCC I): FY2017/18

Budget Call Circular (BCC I): FY2017/18

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FY 2015/2016 Annual Development Assistance Report

FY 2015/2016 Annual Development Assistance Report

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President Sirleaf Approves FY2016/2017 National Budget

2415 Union BudgetPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has approved and signed into law the National Budget for the 2016/2017 fiscal year, which runs from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017, in the amount of Six Hundred Million Two Hundred and Four Thousand and Seventy Six United States Dollars (US$600,204,076.00), the same being Fifty Seven Billion Three Hundred Nineteen Million Four Hundred Fifty Thousand Eight Hundred and Sixty Seven Liberian Dollars (L$57,319,450,867).

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Public Investment Management Assessment - Technical Assistance Report

Public Investment Management Assessment - Technical Assistance Report

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Summary Budget Preparation Calendar FY2017/18

Summary Budget Preparation Calendar FY2017/18

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FY 2015/2016 Quarter Three Development Assistance Report

FY 2015/2016 Quarter Three Development Assistance Report June 2016

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RIA to Get New Run Way and Terminal

RIAMonrovia, Liberia - The Governments of Liberia and the Chinese EXIM Bank have signed a landmark loan agreement to refurbish the runway and the Terminal of the Robert International Airport (RIA) project in the amount of US $50 million dollars.

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MFDP Authorities Announce the Death of Assistant Minister for Budget, Honourable Augustine Kaifa Blama

Augustine BlamaAuthorities at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) have announced the sudden death of the Assistant Minister for Budget, Honourable Augustine Kaifa Blama.

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FY 2015/16 SOEs Q4 Financial Performance Report

FY 2015/16  SOEs Q4 Financial Performance Report

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FY 2015/16 SOEs QS3 Financial Performance Report

FY 2015/16 SOEs QS3 Financial Performance Report

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Director of Procurement

Director of Procurement

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Consulting Services for External Auditor (Firm)

Consulting Services for External Auditor (Firm)

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Compliance Auditor

Compliance Auditor

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Research Officers, Regulatory Compliance

Research Officers, Regulatory Compliance

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Administrative Assistant

Administrative Assistant

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Staff Assistant

Staff Assistant

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Junior Economist - Financial Approval

Junior Economist- Financial Approval

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Director Treasury Services

Director Treasury Services

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Liberia and China Sign US$50 Million Framework Agreement for RIA Rehabilitation

DSC 822493Monrovia, Liberia - A framework agreement between the Governments of Liberia and the People’s Republic of China for the provision of over US$50 million (350 Million Chinese Yuan) concessional loan for the upgrade and expansion project of the Roberts International Airport has been signed in Monrovia.

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Public Debt Management Report Fourth Quarter FY2015/2016

Public Debt Management Report Fourth Quarter FY2015/2016

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Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa Director General Visits Liberia

H.E.Dr. Sidi Ould TahMonrovia, Liberia - The Director General of the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA), His Excellency Dr. Sidi Ould Tah arrives in Liberia today for a three day official visit.

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Senior National Programme Officer (African Peer Review Mechanism)

Senior National Programme Officer (African Peer Review Mechanism)

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Tender dossier Liberian National Authorizing Officer (NAO)

Tender dossier Liberian National Authorizing Officer (NAO)

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Revised road map for Liberia's APRM Program Endorsed

FMBSKNairobi, Kenya - Liberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister Boima S. Kamara is leading discussions on Liberia's Country Program for the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) at the 25th APRM Summit in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Internal Business Process Policy Manual launched at MFDP for First Time

DMA displaying ManualThe Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has officially launched for the first time an Internal Business Process Policy Manual to improve customers service relations, increase productivity, save cost, and reduce processing time at the Ministry.

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World Bank Executive Director Pledges Support for Liberia’s Reconstruction Drive; As Minister Kamara Recounts Liberia’s Development Needs

DSC 5711Monrovia, Liberia - The visiting World Bank Executive Director says as Liberia needs the World Bank to fast track actions towards its reconstruction and human capacity development drive, he will ensure a speedy action from the World Bank in implementing the required need of Liberia.

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Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability Assessment (PEFA) 2016 on Liberia’s Public Financial Management Systems

Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability Assessment (PEFA) 2016 on Liberia’s Public Financial Management Systems

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World Bank Group Executive Director for Liberia Louis Rene Peter Larose Arrives in Liberia Sunday, August 7

Monrovia, Liberia - The World Bank Group Executive Director for Liberia, Dr.Louis Rene Peter Larose, arrives in Liberia on Sunday, August 7, for a five-day official visit to review political and economic issues, development, infrastructure , post-conflict challenges, as well as World Bank Group support.

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Invitation to Bid for Supply of Phone Cards

Invitation to Bid for Supply of Phone Cards

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Invitation to Bid for Supply of Cleaning Materials

Invitation to Bid for Supply of Cleaning Materials

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Civil Service Announcement

Monrovia, Liberia - Authorities at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning want to inform all civil servants that due to a systemic error, withholding taxes were deducted on an annual basis instead of the usual monthly deductions, resulting in the reduction of an extra amount in every employee pay for the month of July 2016.

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Minister Kamara Speaks On Implementing The SDGs…. Highlights Steps Taken by Liberia

Liberia's Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Boima S. Kamara, has underscored the importance of tracking and measuring performance in the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) as a key to success.

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Public Debt Management Report Third Quarter FY2015/2016

Public Debt Management Report Third Quarter FY2015/2016

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Ministry of Finance & Development Planning Authorities Extol Samuel D. Tweah

Monrovia, Liberia - Authorities at the Ministry of Finance & Development Planning (MFDP) wish to congratulate Mr. Samuel D. Tweah for his recent appointment by the African Development Bank (AfDB) to serve as a Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors.

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Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) Signe’s over US$35 million Loan Agreement

Dr. Margaret Kilo Resident Representative AFDB and Hon. Boima S. Kamara Finance and Development Planning Minister 2Monrovia, Liberia - The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) and the African Development Bank (AfDB) have signed over US$35 million loan agreement for the Mano River Union (MRU) Road and Trade Facilitation Program which represents the second phase of the Fish Town – Harper Road pavement project.

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Request for Expressions of Interest Liberia Fael Khair Program for Ebola Control in West Africa-Liberia Consulting Services

Request for Expressions of Interest Liberia Fael Khair Program for Ebola Control in West Africa-Liberia Consulting Services

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Q3-FY2015-16 Fiscal Outturn Report June 15, 2016

Q3-FY2015 -16 Fiscal Outturn Report June 15, 2016

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Fact Sheet or Short Citizen’s Guide to the Fy2016/17 Draft National Budget

Fact Sheet or Short Citizen’s Guide to the Fy2016/17 Draft National Budget

 

 

Fact Sheet or Short Citizen’s Guide to the Fy2016/17 Draft National Budget

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Minister Kamara outlines goals to implement peacebuilding objectives in Liberia

DSC PeaceCommission3682Liberia’s Minister of Finance and Development Planning has underscored the need to mobilize technical and financial resources to implement the Statement of Mutual Commitments (SMC) endorsed by the Government of Liberia (GoL) and the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) on May 2, 2016.

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PFM Reform Quarterly Progress Report for the Period: January - March 2016

PFM Reform Quarterly Progress Report for the Period: January - March 2016

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State Owned Enterprises Annex to FY2016/2017 National Budget

State Owned Enterprises Annex to FY2016/2017 National Budget

 

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FY-2015-16- SOE-Q2 Report Semi Annual - May-19,2016

FY-2015-16 SOE Q2 Report Semi- Annual May 19,2016

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President Sirleaf's Nominee for CBL Deputy Governor for Economic Policy says he is up to the Task

SiaplayMonrovia, Liberia - The Deputy Governor for Economic Policy designate, Dr. Mounir Siaplay, has confidently told lawmakers he is up to the task, as he seeks their approval in confirming his nomination for the post.

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SOE Annual Report FY 2014-15 May18,2016

SOE Annual Report FY 2014-15 May18,2016

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New Finance and Development Planning Minister Takes Over Ministry; Suggests Practical Approach To Revive Liberia’s Economy

Min. Kamara Dr. Kollie During Turning Over Ceremony at MFDPMonrovia, Liberia - Finance and Development Planning Minister, Boima S. Kamara wants a more practical approach in diversifying the Liberian economy which has experienced both internal and external shocks resulting from the Ebola impact and global meltdown.

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Draft Budget Framework Paper FY 2016/17

Draft Budget Framework Paper FY 2016/17

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Government of The Republic of Liberia - Draft National Budget FY 2016-17

Government of The Republic of Liberia - Draft National Budget FY 2016-17

 

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New Finance Minister Presents First Proposed Budget

Minister Kamara at the National LegislatureFinance and Development Planning Minister Boima S. Kamara on Monday May 16, 2016 submitted Liberia’s Proposed Budget for the fiscal year 2016/2017 to legislators for approval in consistent with law.

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Government of Liberia - Fiscal Outturn Report for the Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015/2016 October 1 - December 31, 2015

Government of Liberia - Fiscal Outturn Report for the Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015/2016 October 1 – December 31, 2015

Government of Liberia - Fiscal Outturn Report for the Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015/2016 October 1 – December 31, 2015

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Annual Economic Review 2015

Annual Economic Review 2015

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Regulation for the Waiver of Penalties, Interests, and Petty Trader Registration Fees

Regulation for the Waiver of Penalties, Interests, and Petty Trader Registration Fees

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Presentation on the Preliminary Findings of the Midterm Review of the Agenda for Transformation

Preliminary Findings of the Midterm Review of the Agenda for Transformation

 

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Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Liberia and Civil Society Organizations of Liberia

Memorandum of Understanding between the Government of Liberia and Civil Society Organizations of Liberia

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Remarks by Outgoing Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara M. Konneh, at Honoring Program Organized by the Consortium of Muslim Youth Organizations

Remarks by Outgoing Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara M. Konneh, at Honoring Program Organized by the Consortium of Muslim Youth Organizations

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Remarks by Outgoing Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara M. Konneh, at Investiture Ceremony Held in His Honor

Remarks by Outgoing Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara M. Konneh, at Investiture Ceremony Held in His Honor

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Liberia’s Islamic Community Bid Farewell to Former Finance and Development Planning Minister;Gather in Mass and Showered Him with Countless Praises and Prayers!

Islamic Community Honors AMKMonrovia, Liberia - The Liberian Islamic community under the banner Consortium of Muslims Youth Organizations in collaboration with the National Imams Council of Liberia on Saturday, April 30, gathered in mass at the Monrovia City Hall honoured, offered series of prayers and bid farewell to former Finance and Development Minister Amara Mohammed Konneh.

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President Sirleaf Admits Outgoing Finance and Development Planning Minister into the Order of the Star of Africa with the Grade of Grand Band.

IMG 0770amk investiture editedPresident Ellen Johnson Sirleaf has told outgoing Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara Konneh, that he demonstrated intelligence and the competence of a professional in the discharge of his many duties as an official of the Liberian Government. According to an Executive Mansion release, President Sirleaf made the statement on Thursday, April 28, 2016, when the Government of Liberia honored the outgoing Minister at a Special Investiture Ceremony held at the C. Cecil Dennis Auditorium, Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Monrovia.

 

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Economic Stewardship Report: 2012 - 2015 - Reconstruction, Recovery, Reform

Economic Stewardship Report: 2012 - 2015

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Public Expenditure Tracking Survey-Health and Education Sectors

Public Expenditure Tracking Survey-Health and Education Sectors

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Development Assistance Report - Second Quarter (FY 2015/2016)

Development Assistance Report - Second Quarter (FY 2015/2016)

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Investing in Liberia - Financial Times Special Report on Liberia

Investing in Liberia - Financial Times Special Report on Liberia (April 2016)

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Finance Minister Amara Konneh leads High power Delegation to Washington DC, USA- Spring Meetings 2016

Minister Konneh holding discussion with one of Liberias development partners at the 2016 Spring MeetingMeeting 2016Washington DC - The Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Honorable Amara M. Konneh, at the head of a high-powered Liberian Government delegation, is in Washington DC, USA to attend the 2016 Spring Meetings of the World Bank (WB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF).

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Administrative Regulation No.1.6-2-2

Administrative Regulation No.1.6-2-2

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Administrative Regulation on Liberian ECOWAS Biometric Passport

Administrative Regulation on Liberian ECOWAS Biometric Passport

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MSME Project Grant Agreement

MSME Project Grant Agreement

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Executive Director and 2 Heads of Division (ECOWAS)

Executive Director and 2 Heads of Division Download

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Assistant Minister Calls for Gender Equality

DSC 0853Assistant Minister for Administration at the ministry of Finance and Development Planning has expressed the need for gender equality to be prioritized at the local and international institutions; adding this is the time to prioritize gender equality.

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PFM Reform Quarterly Progress Report for the Period: July – December 2015

PFM Reform Quarterly Progress Report for the Period: July – December 2015

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Cementing the Legacy - MFDP Presentation at Cabinet Retreat

Cementing the Legacy - MFDP Presentation at Cabinet Retreat

 

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Government of Liberia, World Bank sign over US$13m agreements

WB Country Manager Monrovia City Mayor Minister KonnehThe Government of Liberia (GoL) through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) Tuesday February 24, 2016 signed two financing agreements with the World Bank (WB), amounting to over US$13.25 million, aimed at supporting youth empowerment and solid waste management programs in the country.

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Government of Liberia signs Landmark Loan Agreement to Pave Gbarnga-Salayea Road

OFDIMonrovia, Liberia - The Liberian Government has signed a landmark Loan Agreement with the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) for the immediate pavement of the Gbarnga-Salayea Road. 

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To Reduce Poverty in Liberia: MFDP & World Bank Sign Key Agreements Totaling US$32 Million

World Banks Country Manager Inguna Dobraja RREA Executive Director Augustus Goanue and Minister Amara KonnehMonrovia, Liberia - In an effort to reduce poverty in Liberia, the Government of Liberia (GoL) through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has signed a US$32 million distinct agreements with the World Bank (WB) to help support various sectors of the nation’s economic revitalization, mainly in areas of electricity and the depressed FY2015/2016 National Budget of the country.

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Big Boost for Liberia’s Health Sector:GoL, USAID Sign US$59.1 Million Pact

USAID Chief of Mission Dr. Bernice Dahn and Finance Minister Amara KonnehMonrovia, Liberia - The Government of Liberia represented by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) and the Ministry of Health (MoH) have signed a US$59.1 million Pact - “Fixed Amount Reimbursement Agreement (FARA)” - with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

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MFDP, Partners Commences Global Partnership Monitoring Stakeholders’ Consultation;Target increasing effectiveness in aid management

Fredrick B. Krah B. Krah Director of Aid Management MFDPMonrovia, Liberia- The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP)’s Aid Management and Coordination Unit, with technical support from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), today hosted a multi-stakeholders’ consultation intended to increase effectiveness in aid management nationwide.

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Minister Konneh Presents Proposed Recast Budget to Joint Legislative Committees

Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara Konneh says, investing in the agriculture sector of Liberia and mechanisms to enhance taxation as well as a proposed austerity measures are key interventions needed to restore the nation’s micro-economic stability.

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Government of Liberia and European Union Sign US$64 Million Pact

Min Konneh EU AmbassadorThe Government of Liberia (GoL) represented by the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning in the presence of the Minister of Justice on Monday February 8, 2016, signed two separate financing agreements with the European Union (EU) for projects totaling almost US$64 million.

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No Disrespect! No Constitutional Violation;MFDP Clarifies

The Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has clarified reports linking the Ministry, its Minister and Deputies to act (s) of constitutional violation, disrespect to, and/or challenge the Senate of the 53rd National Legislature, regarding impending cuts in the FY15/16 National Budget due to risks associated with revenue collections.

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GOL Signs €25 Million Financing Agreement With German Government

Dr. James Kollie Germany Ambassador Ralph TimmermannThe Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) has signed a €25,000,000 (twenty five million euros) financing agreement with the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany intended to contribute to the West African Nation’s social and economic development.

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Minister Konneh Calls for Renewed Dedication as He Wishes MFDP Staff a Happy 2016

amk mfdp staffFinance and Development Planning Minister, Hon. Amara M. Konneh, is ushering in the New Year by thanking members of his team for their combined efforts, energy, resilience and commitment in tackling the challenges of 2015, while urging them to enter 2016 with a renewed sense of determination and leadership.

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Environment Climate Paris - Konneh Calls for Legally Binding Accord at Paris Climate Confab

Minister Konneh Addressing Delegates During At The Paris ConferenceThe head of the Liberian delegation at the Paris Climate Change Conference (COP21), Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh says Liberia wants a new legally binding agreement out of Paris that will be endorsed by all parties.

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On The Side Lines of The Paris Climate Change Conference - Min. Konneh Holds Talks With Green Climate Fund Executive Director

Min.Konneh and Director Cheikhrouhou of Green Climate FundParis, France - The Head of the Liberian Delegation at the ongoing UN Climate Change Conference (COP21) in Paris, France, Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh has highlighted Liberia’s vulnerability to the impacts of climate change.

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Gbarma- Weasua Road Construction Kicks Off

DSC 6828Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh says the completion and dedication of the 55-kilometer pave road linking Gbarma to Weasua by the Government of Liberia will enhance economic activities in Gbarpolu County.

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The Citizen Guide to the Approved National Budget for FY2015/2016

The Citizen Guide to the Approved National Budget for FY2015/2016

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Vice President Boakai Extols MFDP Authorities

VP Boakai Visits MFDPMonrovia, Liberia - Vice President Ambassador Joseph N. Boakai has lauded Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara M. Konneh for exemplifying a great leadership in spearheading activities at the Ministry.

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GOL Signs Landmark US 257 Million MCC Grant

spotlight 110215 liberia compact signingThe governments of Liberia and the United States of America have signed a landmark agreement through the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) to support key energy and road infrastructure projects in the amount of 257 million US dollars. Photo: Steve Ruark

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Public Debt Management Report Fourth Quarter FY2014-15

Public Debt Management Report Fourth Quarter FY2014-15

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Africa needs Fiscal Space to Deliver on Development Aspiration-Konneh Declares

Finance and Development Planning Minister addressingLiberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara M. Konneh has challenged African Governments to explore alternative means of resource mobilization for enhanced economic growth in the wake of shrinking concessional financing from multilateral institutions

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Minister Konneh Leads High Power Government Delegation to Lima - Peru

DSC Konneh PeruThe Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Hon. Amara M. Konneh, at the head of a high-powered Liberian Government delegation, is in Lima, Peru to attend the 2015 Annual Meetings of the World Bank (WB) and International Monetary Fund (IMF).

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National Budget FY 2015/16

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European Union Gives US 10, 769.000 Million Euros as support for 2017 Electoral Cycle

NEC AMKThe Government of Liberia, the European Union (EU) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) have signed a financing agreement of US$11.4.000 million and US$1 Million to support the Liberian Electoral Cycle in fulfillment

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Minister Konneh Outlines Achievements towards the National Security Sector in Preparation of UNMIL Drawdown

Finance and Development Planning Minister exchange hand shake with United Nations Secretary General of the Special Representative to LiberiaLiberia’s Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Honorable Amara M. Konneh has outlined accelerated progress made towards the country’s security sector in anticipation of taking over from the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL)

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Liberia gets 256.7m MCC Grant

The Board of Directors of the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) has approved the amount of $256.7 million as the final cost of U.S. Grant to Liberia under the Millennium Challenge Compact program. The grant was approved during the MCC Board’s annual meeting held on 17 September 2015 in Washington D.C. The meeting was chaired by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry.

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Summary Budget Preparation Calendar FY2016/17

Summary Budget Preparation Calendar-FY2016-17

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IMF Chief speaks of Liberia’s path to economy prosperity-Wants Liberia diversified economy, revitalized electricity, agriculture

IMF Managing Director Speaking at Town Hall Meeting Held during her Official Visit to LiberiaThe Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund Christine Lagarde says, one of the major interventions carryout by the Liberian government in response to economy recovery and becoming middle income state by year 2030, is the creation of the Liberia Revenue Authority.

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Minister Konneh Extols IMF MD - Says The People of Liberia Will Remain Grateful To The IMF

Minister Konneh makes remarks at a State Dinner for the IMF Managing Director LagardOn behalf of the Government and people of Liberia, Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara Konneh has extoled the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director, Christine Lagarde and her entourage for a prosperous two days visit to Liberia.

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Government remains focus on Aggressive Road Agenda Says Minister Konneh

Cardwell BridgeFinance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh says government remains focus on an aggressive implementation of its road agenda which seeks to connect major cities and capitals, while working to reconstruct dilapidated urban roads across Monrovia and the rural areas.

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IMF Managing Director, Ms. Christine Lagarde Visits Liberia Today

IMFDSC 3859Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will visit Liberia from September 10-11, 2015, to engage with policymakers and other representatives of the Liberian society.

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Minister Konneh Chides Critics

Finance  Development Planning Minister deliver a Special Statement at Official Program marking Ben Town Housing Estate Phase I DedicationLiberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh is urging critics of the government to provide the various tangibles that they believed have cumulated into the basis for which they are saying that the Ellen Johnson Sirleaf led government has not achieved anything since its inception.

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Minister Konneh Reaffirms GoL Plans To Provide the Needed Security in the Wake of UNMIL Drawdown

Finance and Development Planning Minister, Amara Konneh says, the Government of Liberia (GoL) is making all efforts to take full responsibility of national security in the wake of UNMIL drawdown.

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Arab Lenders On Gbarnga-Mendikorma Road Project Appraisal Mission

DSC 3566 - CopyFinance and Development Planning Minister Amara M. Konneh today hosted a delegation of Arab lenders at the inception of their appraisal mission to Liberia over the proposed financing of the Gbarnga-Mendikorma Highway Construction Project.

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President Sirleaf Signs Off On US$622.7M Budget for FY2015/2016

President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has signed into law the National Budget in the amount of US$622,743,420 (six hundred twenty two million seven hundred forty three thousand four hundred and twenty United States Dollars) for Fiscal Year 2015/2016. 

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GoL sign's 25 million grant agreement with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

DSC 3463Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh on behalf of the Liberian Government, today signed a grant agreement for twenty five million United States Dollars with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), for the construction of municipal water system in the cities of Robertsport, Voinjama and Sanniquellie.

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Private School Teachers will receive Ebola Trust Fund Salary

The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning declares that resources have been secured through the Ebola Trust Fund to underwrite the cost of one-off payments to private school teachers.
According to a Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) release, all Private Schools are required to have accurate Personnel Payrolls Records for April 2014 and May 2014, and that of April 2015 and May 2015 at their institutions as auditors from the Internal Audit Agency (IAA), will visit schools premises anytime during the payment period.

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Ministry of Finance and Development Planning Strategic Plan 2015 - 2018

Ministry of Finance and Development Planning Strategic Plan 2015 - 2018

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Liberia To Receive 256 Million MCC Grant

Liberia To Receive 256 Million MCC Grantpicture sevenLiberia is to shortly receive in access of 256 million United States dollars from the United States of America through the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) compact program, after accomplishing the MCC Compact eligibility threshold following government’s performance on key governance indicators and the successful implementation of a compact threshold program in 2013

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GOL committed to Fiscal Decentralization and Financial Management Programs, Says Hon. Brunson

GoL on DecentralizationDeputy Minister for Budget and Development Planning at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning Hon. Tanneh G. Brunson says the promotion of fiscal decentralization remains a major concern for the government.

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Policy Analyst for Modeling (1 Position)

Policy Analyst for Modeling (1 Position)

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GoL, UNDP National Implementation Toolkit Launched

Deputy Minister for Budget Tanneh Brunson and UNDP Country Director Dr. Kamil Kamaluddeen launched the National Implementation ToolkitThe Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning with support from UNDP has launched a National Implementation Toolkit in Monrovia. The Quick guide Toolkit provides simple steps on the national implementation business processes for use by implementing partners involved in UNDP funded programmes and projects.

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MFDP Launches Budget Awareness Activities across Liberia

Market woman participates in OBI ActivitiesFollowing the submission of the national budget for fiscal year 2015/2016 to the Legislature by the Executive, the Ministry of Finance Development Planning (MFDP) has launched series of budget awareness activities to draw public knowledge of the process and promote public access to the fiscal documents.

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Rebuilding Liberia Broken System is Government Major Concern says Finance Minister

DSC 9597Monrovia, Liberia - Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh maintains rebuilding the broken system in all sectors remains government major concern.

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GoL Pay Beach Cleaners

DSC 7875Monrovia, Liberia - The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning (MFDP) today began the disbursement of five months’ salary arrears to Reclaiming Liberia beaches and water- ways project workers.  

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GOL Dedicates Re-Constructed William Booth Junior and Senior High School.

DMB-MFDPMonrovia, Liberia - The Government of Liberia through the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning on May 28, 2015 dedicated the newly re-constructed Building of Salvation Army’s William Booth Junior & senior High school that gutted fire on March 4th 2015.

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Minister Konneh addresses Liberians in USA

Amk-paPhiladelphia, PA USA - Following a successful World Bank IMF Spring Meetings in Washington, DC. Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara M. Konneh convened a town hall meeting in Philadelphia, USA

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Fiscal Outturn Second Quarter FY 2014-15

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Liberia Signs Loan for RIA Rehabilitation

Following prolonged discussions and negotiations, the Minister of Finance and Development Planning Amara M. Konneh has signed on behalf of the Liberian Government, a 20 million United States Dollars loan agreement with the Saudi Fund for Development to assist with the rehabilitation of the Roberts International Airport (RIA) runway.

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Press Availability With President of Liberia Ellen Johnson Sirleaf

SECRETARY KERRY: Good morning, everybody. I am extremely pleased to welcome Her Excellency, Dr. Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the president of Liberia, here to America and to the Department of State. President Sirleaf is a very distinguished world leader, the deserving recipient of the 2011 Nobel Peace Prize, and the first woman elected head of state in Africa.

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Minister Konneh Dedicates Seven Pumps in Nippy Town

DSC 8525Monrovia, Liberia - Liberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh has assured residents of Nippy Town Community that the Government remains committed in providing basic social services for all Liberians, including safe drinking water, electricity and access to good road network.

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GoL Renews Commitment to Development Agenda, Despite Ebola

Monrovia, Liberia - The Ministry of Finance & Development Planning assures Liberians and our development partners that every measure is being taken to maintain macroeconomic stability, and ensure effective management of the economy during this difficult period as our country experiences the crippling socioeconomic impact of the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD).

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Profile of the Deputy Minister for Economic Management

Augustus J. Flomo works for the Government of Liberia as the Deputy Minister for Economic Management at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning. His position covers managing the Aid Portfolio, Debt (domestics and external), Macroeconomic and Financial Policies of the government of Liberia. He has over 18 years experience in Economic Analysis, Fiscal Management & Accounting, Leadership, Training, Business Development and has actively participated in the political landscape of Liberia before his appointment to government in March 2018. 

Before March 2018, he served as Chief Executive Officer for GUSCEMAN, INC., a company he established with focus on Business Development & Support Services including business consulting, Training designs and deliveries of various kind; institutional capacity building, etc.

Before moving to his own company, he worked for several institutions including Cuttington University, United States African Development Foundation – WUDARBO Project, Agency for Economic Development and Empowerment and lastly for the International Executive Service Corps (IESC), a Washington DC based entity that was implementing the USAID Investing for Business Expansion (IBEX) project in Liberia just to name a few. He served IESC as the Deputy Chief of Party with oversight responsibilities of managing operations, designing and delivering capacity building programs for SMEs in the Liberian market and leading the sustainability component of the project; at the same time managing the technical team of business analysts and support staff. During his years of private sector work, he served as consultant for many institutions including: Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA)/LADA Project, Winrock International Agriculture development program for Liberia and many others. He has over 18 years of cross sectorial experience in the private sector.

He holds an MBA in Finance with emphasis in investment. He is currently doing his Doctor of Business Administration and holds several certificates in Business Development, Financial Management, Grant and project management, Economic Development, and is a certified trainer.

He is a Rotarian, current Assistant Governor for District 9101 with oversight of Clubs in Liberia, Past President of Rotary Club of Sinkor and currently a member of the Rotary District 9101 Training team and participates in various Rotary training activities across 10 countries in West Africa.  Additionally, he is a Delegate of the Rotary Foundation Committee of D9101 in West Africa with oversight of all grant management issues for Liberia.

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Profile of the Deputy Minister for Economic Management (2)

Dr. Mounir Siaplay is the first Deputy Minister for Economic Management at the newly formed Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Republic of Liberia. As Deputy Minister, he serves as the principal advisor to the Government of Liberia on issues of economic policy and management that drive the Agenda for Transformation and Liberia’s Vision 2030. Prior to his appointment as Deputy Minister, Dr. Siaplay served as the Economic Advisor to the President of the Republic of Liberia, Her Excellency Mrs. Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf.

Dr. Siaplay also served as the Country Economist for the International Growth Centre (IGC) Programme in Liberia, jointly directed by the London School of Economics and Political Science and the University of Oxford. In this capacity, Dr. Siaplay contributed immensely to the creation and delivery of high quality policy and research outputs. These include policy briefs, research papers, synthesis papers and growth events for dissemination to policy makers and the wider audience.

On the academic front, Dr. Siaplay served as a lecturer at the Oklahoma State University and was teaching courses in Microeconomics, Managerial Economics, Money and Banking and Economics of Sport. He was also a research assistant at the North Dakota State University and the Oklahoma State University, working and publishing in peer reviewed journals on a range of topics which include: price volatility and hedging strategies in the wheat market; economics of food safety; the effects of social cash transfers on youth labor force participation and schooling; and the economics of dual citizenship.

Outside of academia, Dr. Siaplay worked as an insurance risk analyst for Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota, freight bill analyst for Val Spar Corporation in Minnesota and as a summer intern banker for Affinity Plus Federal Credit Union in Minnesota.

Dr. Siaplay earned his Ph.D. in Economics from the Oklahoma State University, MSc. in Agribusiness and Applied Economics from the North Dakota State University and a B.A. in Economics and International Relations from the Concordia College. His research interests are: Development Economics and Applied Econometrics.

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Draft Budget 2014/2015

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Profile of the Deputy Minister for Budget and Development Planning

Tanneh Geraldine Brunson, Deputy Minister for Budget and Development Planning, Ministry of Finance and Development Planning, Republic of Liberia. She is responsible for preparing the framework and implementation of the National Budget and providing guidance and support in preparing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating development plans, programs and projects. She brings to the job, significant experience in public financial management including the budget development and management policies, coordinating with all sectors, as well as, development partners on translating government plans into reality.

Career Highlights She’s currently leading a reform that seeks to promote gender equity and inclusive participation of vulnerable groups in the national development process .The Government’s focus is to make the public financial reforms and in particular, Gender Responsive Budgeting a tool for contributing towards inclusive growth. The aim is to ensure that allocation and expenditure of public finances are done in a gender responsive manner so that budget becomes a redistributive means to address entrenched gender-specific inequalities. To that effect she has galvanized general consensus for integrating the gender responsive budgeting (GRPB) process as part of the overall public financial reforms initiative.

As Deputy Minister for Budget and Development Planning, she alone with her technical team was able to lead on the institutionalization of Decentralization at the county level. This framework is a mechanism to ensure budgetary and financial management processes are implemented in the local government structure. As the result of these engagements, county service centers are now setup in all fifteen counties.

Later, as Coordinator of the Medium Term Expenditure Framework (MTEF) Secretariat, she coordinated the establishment and management of a new MTFE budget process and redirected resources to ensure that the budget serves as a key policy tool to implement Government’s economic and development priorities.She gained valuable experience working in the public sector (human services) for fifteen years in several management positions, including Department of Health and Human Resources for the Montgomery County Government and the Government of the State of Maryland, USA. There, she evaluated Federal, State and Local Governments subsidy program operations to assess integrity and quality, formulated policies, interpreted regulations and procedures for implementation.

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World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim arrives in Liberia on December 2; reassures commitment in Ebola response

kim-WbMonrovia, LiberiaWorld Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim arrives in Liberia on Tuesday, December 2, 2014 to further strengthen the Bank’s continuing response to the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD). Dr. Kim will meet President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and senior officials of the Liberian Government.

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Minister Konneh dedicates new National Authorizing Office building

Ribbon CuttingMonrovia, Liberia - Liberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister on Tuesday was joined by the Head of the European Union delegation in Liberia to officially cut the ribbon, dedicating the new National Authorizing Office (NAO) on the grounds of the Executive Mansion on Capitol Hill.

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Liberia: Konneh Reports On Ebola Trust Fund for October

AMK-MICAT EBOLA6957Monrovia, LiberiaFinance and Development Planning Minister Amara Konneh has disclosed that as at October 31 the Ebola Trust Fund received a total of US$14.282 million for the fight against the Ebola disease.

Konneh said of this amount, the Ebola Trust Fund has disbursed US$8.387 million to and on behalf of various government entities.

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‘Assist Liberia Raise Additional Resources For Ebola’

Monrovia, Liberia - Liberia’s Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara M. Konneh has concluded  constructive country-level discussions with the officials of the World Bank, IMF and other development partners aimed at mobilizing support for the government’s fight against the  Ebola epidemic.

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GoL pays health workers

The Authorities of the Ministry of Finance & Development Planning wish to inform the general public and our development partners that consistent with its PRESS RELEASE of October 8, 2014, health workers assigned in Ebola Treatment Units (ETU) are being paid their hazard pay for the month of September.

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Liberia's Finance Minister, CBL Governor Leave DC with Goodies

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IMF Chief Wants “Budget Support” For Liberia

IMF Chief Wants “Budget Support” For Liberia

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MCC Commits to Liberia Post-Ebola Recovery

The Millennium Challenge Corporation has pledged its commitment to assisting the government of Liberia in supporting a post-Ebola Economic Stabilization and Recovery Plan.

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Dr. Kim Assures Liberia

World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim says the world community was united with West Africa and Liberia in a concerted global effort to safeguard lives, noting “we are with you and will stand by you.”

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Liberia’s Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Amara Konneh departs Liberia for Washington DC

Monrovia, Liberia - Liberia’s Minister of Finance and Development Planning, Amara Konneh departs Liberia for Washington DC on Monday, 5th October, as part of a government delegation at the upcoming annual meetings of the World Bank and the IMF.

The high powered delegation which includes the Governor of the Central Bank of Liberia, Dr. Mills Jones,is expected to hold series of multilateral and bilateral discussions aimed at rallying support for the government’s

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GoL signs contracts with partners to fight EBOLA

Minister Konneh and Peter Graaff, WHO Country RepThe Government of Liberia has signed its first three groundbreaking contract agreements with key implementing partners for the US$52m Ebola Emergency Response operation that is intended to accelerate Liberia’s response to the Ebola epidemic across the country.

At the ceremony held at the newly established Ebola Crisis Response Center Thursday in Sinkor,

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World Bank's US$52m Boosts Liberia's Fight Against Ebola

WBsigningLiberia has signed a landmark grant agreement of about $52 million dollars with the World Bank to accelerate the government’s response to the Ebola epidemic in the country. 

The new grant is part of the US$200 million Ebola emergency mobilization first announced by the WBG in early August. The WBG said that its new Ebola Emergency Response project mobilized

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Liberia To Probe Misapplied EBOLA Funds

Liberia's Finance Minister Amara Konneh has disclosed that the government will prosecute people who misapplied funds intended to fight the deadly Ebola virus. In recent days, there has been accusation and counter accusations of officials of government managing funds intended to fight the disease, diverting those funds into their personal use.

 

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The Office is charged with establishing standard and developing methods for creating project, creating project development toolkits, training government functionaries in project development and management, and providing advice to stakeholders on project quality and funding requirements.

Over the year, the PMO trained over 88 ministries and agencies in project development using its Project Management Template (PMT), and enhanced this tool by creating the National Project System, which serves as a giant filter that eliminates bad concepts, allowing viable ones to develop into comprehensive project plans. The exercise ensures that projects are developed prior to its inclusion in the following fiscal year budget.

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What We Do

The Office is charged with establishing standard and developing methods for creating project, creating project development toolkits, training government functionaries in project development and management, and providing advice to stakeholders on project quality and funding requirements.

Over the year, the PMO trained over 88 ministries and agencies in project development using its Project Management Template (PMT), and enhanced this tool by creating the National Project System, which serves as a giant filter that eliminates bad concepts, allowing viable ones to develop into comprehensive project plans. The exercise ensures that projects are developed prior to its inclusion in the following fiscal year budget.

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What We Do

The Office is charged with establishing standard and developing methods for creating project, creating project development toolkits, training government functionaries in project development and management, and providing advice to stakeholders on project quality and funding requirements.

Over the year, the PMO trained over 88 ministries and agencies in project development using its Project Management Template (PMT), and enhanced this tool by creating the National Project System, which serves as a giant filter that eliminates bad concepts, allowing viable ones to develop into comprehensive project plans. The exercise ensures that projects are developed prior to its inclusion in the following fiscal year budget.

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What We Do

The Public Financial Management Reforms Coordination Unit (RCU), was established within the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning in 2010. The core mandate of the RCU is to facilitate coordination in implementing Government public financial management (PFM) reform agenda, ensuring the highest level of impact and promoting strong Government leadership and ownership of the priorities and outputs (outcomes) of the reform program.

The RCU serves as the Secretariat to the PFM Steering Committee (SC). The SC is the structure responsible for oversight over the reform program. It meets quarterly and is chaired by the Minister of Finance and Development Planning. As the Secretariat, the role of RCU is to report to the SC on the progress of implementation of the PFM program to enable it provide strategic policy direction and decision making role, pertaining to the reforms.

What we do

- Prepare quarterly and annual reports on the execution of the PFM Reform Strategy and Action Plan- Update the PFM policy monitoring framework (PFM matrix) - Work with component leads/thematic leads in guiding the implementation of the PFM program- Provide quarterly Briefs to the PFM Steering Committee- Evaluate proposal for financing emanating from PFM components-Liaise with Development Partners on program financing-Attend sessions of Development Partners on PFM related issue- Consolidate annual work plans and budgets of the components for clearance by the Steering Committee-Program management of the Integrated Public Financial Management Reform Project (IPFMRP)-Liaise regularly with the World Bank and African Development Bank for clearances on financing activities under the IPFMRP-Facilitates PFM donor coordination- Follow-up with components on the implementation of SC actions - Generate working documents and any other technical document required for the review, deliberation and approval of the SC

RCU coordinating with Development partners

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What We Do

The Public Financial Management Reforms Coordination Unit (RCU), was established within the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning in 2010. The core mandate of the RCU is to facilitate coordination in implementing Government public financial management (PFM) reform agenda, ensuring the highest level of impact and promoting strong Government leadership and ownership of the priorities and outputs (outcomes) of the reform program.

The RCU serves as the Secretariat to the PFM Steering Committee (SC). The SC is the structure responsible for oversight over the reform program. It meets quarterly and is chaired by the Minister of Finance and Development Planning. As the Secretariat, the role of RCU is to report to the SC on the progress of implementation of the PFM program to enable it provide strategic policy direction and decision making role, pertaining to the reforms.

What we do

- Prepare quarterly and annual reports on the execution of the PFM Reform Strategy and Action Plan- Update the PFM policy monitoring framework (PFM matrix) - Work with component leads/thematic leads in guiding the implementation of the PFM program- Provide quarterly Briefs to the PFM Steering Committee- Evaluate proposal for financing emanating from PFM components-Liaise with Development Partners on program financing-Attend sessions of Development Partners on PFM related issue- Consolidate annual work plans and budgets of the components for clearance by the Steering Committee-Program management of the Integrated Public Financial Management Reform Project (IPFMRP)-Liaise regularly with the World Bank and African Development Bank for clearances on financing activities under the IPFMRP-Facilitates PFM donor coordination- Follow-up with components on the implementation of SC actions - Generate working documents and any other technical document required for the review, deliberation and approval of the SC

RCU coordinating with Development partners

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What We Do

The Public Financial Management Reforms Coordination Unit (RCU), was established within the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning in 2010. The core mandate of the RCU is to facilitate coordination in implementing Government public financial management (PFM) reform agenda, ensuring the highest level of impact and promoting strong Government leadership and ownership of the priorities and outputs (outcomes) of the reform program.

The RCU serves as the Secretariat to the PFM Steering Committee (SC). The SC is the structure responsible for oversight over the reform program. It meets quarterly and is chaired by the Minister of Finance and Development Planning. As the Secretariat, the role of RCU is to report to the SC on the progress of implementation of the PFM program to enable it provide strategic policy direction and decision making role, pertaining to the reforms.

What we do

- Prepare quarterly and annual reports on the execution of the PFM Reform Strategy and Action Plan- Update the PFM policy monitoring framework (PFM matrix) - Work with component leads/thematic leads in guiding the implementation of the PFM program- Provide quarterly Briefs to the PFM Steering Committee- Evaluate proposal for financing emanating from PFM components-Liaise with Development Partners on program financing-Attend sessions of Development Partners on PFM related issue- Consolidate annual work plans and budgets of the components for clearance by the Steering Committee-Program management of the Integrated Public Financial Management Reform Project (IPFMRP)-Liaise regularly with the World Bank and African Development Bank for clearances on financing activities under the IPFMRP-Facilitates PFM donor coordination- Follow-up with components on the implementation of SC actions - Generate working documents and any other technical document required for the review, deliberation and approval of the SC

RCU coordinating with Development partners

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03 September 2015
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Finance and Development Planning Minister Amara M. Konneh today hosted a delegation of Arab lenders at the inception of their appraisal mission to Liberia over the proposed financing of the Gbarnga-Mendikorma Highway Construction Project....
02 September 2015
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President Ellen Johnson-Sirleaf has signed into law the National Budget in the amount of US$622,743,420 (six hundred twenty two million seven hundred forty three thousand four hundred and twenty United States Dollars) for Fiscal Year 2015/2016. ...

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