Public Finance Management Reform: Case Study Slovakia (Self-paced)


The e-course will complement existing on-the-ground initiatives by the Ministry of Finance of Slovakia as a donor, as well as e-content on PFM currently available via OLC. OLC currently has only limited resources when it comes to PFM topics, there is one course devoted to debt management, and one covering local public finance. Slovenian CEF is also providing PFM courses, but at the time they do not offer online learning and their courses are more general. The distinct feature of the proposed course is its practical character of a case study. The overall objective of the course is to present the complex nature of the PFM reform in a practical way. The knowledge embedded in the course can serve the participants as a basis for developing their own PFM reform programs, or simply learning from the experience of other countries as they debate/evaluate PFM in their own countries. Upon completion of the course, the participants should have a solid understanding of reform process such as those

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Course Details

  • Mode: Self-Paced