Haiti: Economic Governance Reform Operation II

January 30, 2007

IDA GRANT: US$23 million
PROJECT DESCRIPTION: The objectives are to support economic recovery and poverty reduction in Haiti by: promoting efficiency, transparency and accountability in public resource use through public financial management and procurement reforms; strengthening public sector’s human resource management and employees’ accountability; improving efficiency and transparency in public infrastructure management; and supporting governance reforms in the education sector to promote accountability and transparency in the use of public education funds. In addition, the program would help create a culture of public participation in the monitoring of
economic governance reforms.

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