Institutional Support for Good Governance (Kisgg)


Project Summary

Approval Date 26 Jul 2006
Signature Date 08 Dec 2006
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2010
Last Disbursement Planned Date 30 Sep 2010
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 15110
Commitment U.A 5,479,311.11
Status Completion

Project General Description

The Kenya Institutional Support Project for Good Governance aims at supporting fiduciary reforms. This includes the procurement system and the auditing system. It also aims at strengthening the Anti-corruption initiative of the government. The implementation of this project should enhance the operational efficiency of the institutions whose functions relate to maintaining good governance in Kenya, namely Kenya AntiCorruption Commission (KACC), the Public Procurement Directorate, and the Kenya National Audit Office by beefing up their equipments and supporting structures basic to their functions. It should create institutional capacity through training that will enhance good governance. A strengthened KACC should deal with the perpetrators of corruption, while a strengthened procurement and auditing systems will be preventive. The project comprises three main components, namely: (i) Improving the Public Financial Management System, with special emphasis on three departments: Procurement, Internal Audit and the National Audit Office; second, (ii) to strengthen the Kenya AntiCorruption Commission in its fight against corruption; and third, (iii) to enhance performance at the African Development Bank desk in Kenya.

Project Objectives

The objective of the project is to assist the Government of Kenya to improve public financial management in the areas of procurement, and auditing, and also to intensify the fight against corruption. It also aims at improving capacity in the major areas of focus of the project.

Beneficiaries

The direct beneficiaries of the project are: Procurement Department, Internal Audit Department, Kenya National Audit Office and Kenya AntiCorruption Commission. In addition, this project should benefit the entire public sector, private sector actors and the country as a whole.

Participating Organization

Funding
African Development Fund
Extending
Government of Kenya
Implementing
Ministry of Finance

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-KE-KF0-003
Last Update 31 Oct 2019

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Country Kenya