Despite the ongoing challenges, the Government is keeping its commitments to transferring new capitation grants to schools, as set out for the first time in the 2013-14 budget, and named by HE President Salva Kiir in November 2013 as a priority for improving education in South Sudan. Capitation grants are funds available to all not-for-profit […]
From 8-13 April 2014, a delegation led by the Minister of Finance will participate in the 2014 IMF / World Bank Spring Meetings in Washington DC. As part of its schedule of multilateral and bilateral consultations, the delegation will also represent South Sudan in the Sanitation and Water for All Conference
Washington, April 15, 2014 – The Government of South Sudan and the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) – the political risk insurance and credit enhancement arm of the World Bank Group – signed important legal agreements during the 2014 IMF / World Bank Spring Meetings that will facilitate MIGA’s ability to insure foreign direct investment […]
The Donor Book looks back at international assistance to South Sudan in 2012/13 and the New Deal process – a policy project initiated by the Ministry of Finance, development partners and civil society during the year. Published in a period of national crisis, the goals of this report are modest. It attempts to account for […]
The current crisis has created substantial expenditure needs which could not have been foreseen at the time of preparing and passing of the 2013/2014 annual budget. The recurrent costs requirements of the army have increased significantly, while the displacement of almost a million people and the destruction of their assets and property have created a […]
Discourse on Understanding New Deal Compact Between the Government, Development Partners and Civil Society The Seventh discourse in 2013 of the Development Policy Forum (DPF). The DPF is hosted by the Ebony Centre for Strategic Studies and chaired by H.E. Aggrey Tisa Sabuni in his individual capacity. The DPF has been, since July 2012, debating […]
Workshop organized by the Ministry of Finance for all spending agencies to provide guidance on budget execution in fiscal year 2013/14. The event will be chaired by the Minister of Finance. Invitation required.
The joint workshop will assess the proposals for benchmarks and goal statements from the working groups from a general, non-specialized perspective, and prepare the ground for consensus. The workshop will provide a platform for different views to be heard, and a strong basis for reaching final agreement through the subsequent negotiation process. The workshop will […]