From the Desk of the Head of PEFA Secretariat: In this video, the Head of PEFA secretariat, Srinivas Gurazada, shares the latest news from PEFA: The successful PEFA training and Climate and Gender Clinics in Paris, supported by the the Agence Française de Développement (AFD, the recently published PEFA reports, most of them with Gender Responsive PFM Assessments, the publication on Budget Credibility Article.
PEFA Global Training and Clinics in Paris, October 3-7, 2022: These PEFA Global Training sessions and Clinics were organized by the Agence Française de Développement (AFD) and led by the PEFA Secretariat. They were attended by 148 participants. The sessions were led by Srinivas Gurazada, Helene Magnier, Holy Tiana Rame, Helena Ramos and Antonio Blasco in French and English.
Expertise France Delegation visits the PEFA Secretariat: PEFA Secretariat welcomed the CEO of Expertise France, Jeremie Pellet, accompanied by Martin Fortes, in the margins of the Annual Meetings of the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund.
Government Budget Credibility and the Impact of COVID-19: This article by PEFA’s SDG Team and the World Bank’s Data Department Team was published on the World Bank/ World Development Indicators/Stories Site. It discusses PEFA’s involvement in the SDG Initiative, what PEFA indicator 16.6.1 tell us about budget execution over the period 2010 – 2021, and how the COVID-19 pandemic affected budget execution globally.