Role Of Parliamentarians In Promoting Good Governance

The purpose of this seminar is to examine and deepen understanding of the role of parliaments in promoting good governance and poverty reduction in the context of national PRSPs, budgets, budget cycle, fiscal reporting and transparency. The objective of the course is to increase parliament role, understanding and effectiveness in public finance management in the context of good governance and poverty reduction. The seminar consists of sessions to be offered in four days. The fifth day is reserved for discussing the establishment of an African parliamentary network.