|Approval Date||13 May 2016|
|Signature Date||06 Jul 2016|
|Planned Completion Date||30 Sep 2021|
|Last Disbursement Planned Date||30 Sep 2021|
|Sovereign / Non-Sovereign||Sovereign|
|DAC Sector Code||11330|
The proposed operation is a stand-alone Institutional Support Project designed to support African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF) and Collaborative Africa Budget Reform Initiative (CABRI) to strengthen their work on budget management and tax administration systems in member countries. It promotes peer learning, and exchange of information and knowledge through networking, partnership, and collaboration and partnerships. The project includes the following three components: (1) Improving budget transparency and accountability; (2) Improving tax administration and domestic resources mobilization capacity, and (3) project management support. The project will provide financial assistance to CABRI and ATAF to scale up their technical assistance and knowledge services to regional member countries in the areas of budget management and tax administration systems. The estimated total cost of the project, net of taxes and duties, is UA 5.278 million. It will be implemented over the period 2016-2018.
The development objective of the proposed operation is to promote efficiency, transparency and accountability in management of public resources. The project specifically aims at stepping up Bank’s support to African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF) in strengthening budget and tax administration reforms through technical assistance, knowledge and advisory services and peer learning among community of tax and budget practitioners in Regional Member Countries (RMCs).
The project’s direct beneficiary is African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF). ATAF will benefit in the form of financial assistance to scale up and deliver its mandate for capacity building of the network of senior tax administrators. Regional Member Countries (RMCs) will benefit indirectly from technical assistance and capacity building support provided by this network of tax administration.
African Development Fund
African Tax Administration Forum (ATAF)
|Last Update||26 Jan 2023|
|Name||CHANGE Evelynne Obonyo|