Tag Archives: Ministry of Finance and Development Planning

Gov’t Wants Pro-Poor Agenda Implemented Locally, But Civil Society Laments Delay in Dev’t Funds

Gov’t Wants Pro-Poor Agenda Implemented Locally, But Civil Society Laments Delay in Dev’t Funds

The Ministry of Finance says it is pushing to ensure that the implementation of the Pro-Poor Agenda for Prosperity and Development is decentralized.

Civil Society Leader Calls on Grand Bassa Lawmaker to Protest Gov’t Delay in Paying Social Development Funds

A former secretary general of the National Civil Society Council’s branch in Grand Bassa is calling on the county’s legislative council to launch a protest to demand that the government pay Grand Bassa its share of social development funds.

Professors Leave TU in Droves as University President Says No Money to Pay

The president of the William V. S. Tubman University, Elliot Wreh-Wilson, has announced that a lack of funds flowing to the university has led to a decrease in professors at the nation’s second-largest public university.

Senator Kaipay Submits 2017/2018 Annual Legislative Report

After touring Grand Bassa’s five districts to explain his accomplishments over the past two years, Grand Bassa’s Senator Jonathan Kaipay has submitted his legislative report to his constituents.

Senate Rejects Economic Management Team Report, Amends Rules for Impeachment proceeding

The Liberia Senate on its second day sitting of the extraordinary session voted to reject a report on the status of the country’s economy presented by the Technical Economic Management Team of President George Weah.

Finance Ministry Concludes Public Financial Management Training for CSOs in Grand Bassa

Civil society organizations have created significant awareness on the use of County and Social Development Funds, drawing significant attention in pushing for the accountability of those funds. However, in the process, they have paid less attention to public funds allocated in other areas.