Kenya - Institutional support to the Auditor General Office


Project Summary

Approval Date 21 Dec 2021
Signature Date 31 May 2022
Planned Completion Date 31 Dec 2023
Sovereign / Non-Sovereign Sovereign
Sector Multi-Sector
DAC Sector Code 15124
Environmental Category 3
Commitment U.A 150,000
Status Implementation

Project General Description

This intervention concerns the Institutional Support to Office of the Auditor General (IS-OAG). It aims to strengthen the capacity of the Office of the Auditor General for improved fiduciary services in public institutions, and value for money in service delivery and public investments. The project will finance technical assistance and capacity building activities to promote transparency and accountability in public spending and improve OAG service delivery. The IS-OAG will result in an improved audit process, with reliable and clear audit findings that can be scrutinized by independent stakeholders and followed up regularly. The project is structured around two components, namely, (i) Enhancing OAG capacity to effectively deliver quality and timely audit reports, and (ii) Project Management and Coordination. The proposed project will contribute to promoting transparency and accountability in public spending by enhancing OAG competencies for quality and timely audit reports.

Project Objectives

The main objective of the project is to strengthen the capacity of the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) for improved fiduciary services in public institutions, and value for money in service delivery and public investments. The project will support the implementation of OAG strategic plan by financing technical assistance and training to reinforce OAG capacities.

Beneficiaries

The project will directly benefit OAG’s auditors who will be trained and indirectly. The project will benefit Kenyan people who will get better public service and accountability in management of the taxes they pay.

Participating Organization

Funding
Middle Income Countries Fund
Implementing
The Office of the Auditor General

Information

IATI identifier 46002-P-KE-KF0-009
Last Update 04 Oct 2022

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Contact Details

Name UMUBYEYI Angelique
Email a.n.umubyeyi@afdb.org

Geographic Location

Country Kenya
Coordinates Location Name
-1.28333 36.83333 Nairobi