Development and Implementation of the Electronic Government Procurement (E-GP) System

In an effort to reduce corruption, improve transparency and efficiency, and minimize potential collusion among suppliers and bidders, the Government, through the National Treasury, embarked on developing the electronic government procurement systems, also known as e-GP systems. Accordingly, Electronic Government Procurement (e-GP) is the use of information technology (especially the Internet) by governments in procuring…

Integrating Sound Financial Management in Schools: A Case of IPSAS Implementation

Integrating Sound Financial Management in Schools: A Case of IPSAS Implementation Reforms in financial management systems and processes in public primary and secondary school are becoming critical in response to increasing demands for greater transparency and accountability in the management of how they utilize public finances.Poor budgeting has made it difficult for head teachers to…

Integrating Sound Financial Management in Schools: A Case of IPSAS Implementation

Integrating Sound Financial Management in Schools: A Case of IPSAS Implementation Reforms in financial management systems and processes in public primary and secondary school are becoming critical in response to increasing demands for greater transparency and accountability in the management of how they utilize public finances. Poor budgeting has made it difficult for head teachers…

Reforming Public Debt Governance in Kenya

Reforming Public Debt Governance in Kenya Good public financial management practice prescribes that public borrowing and the level of public debt have to be consistent with the overall fiscal framework to ensure macro-economic stability We had a one on one chat with National Treasury Public Debt Management Office (PDMO) Deputy Director, Livingstone Bumbe, to find…

Customs & Border Control

Customs & Border Control Enhancing effective trade facilitation, be it for export or import, comes down to faster and efficient cargo clearance at the Port of Mombasa. Kenya Revenue Authority is spearheading a number of key reforms aimed at impacting positively on businesses in Kenya by providing them with more efficient and effective customs clearance…

Cost of Own Source Revenue Study Tour of Kwale County

Cost of Own Source Revenue Study Tour of Kwale County Enhancement of County own source revenue is a critical Public Financial Management reform area under Devolution. Under the Kenyan 2010 Constitution, Decentralization involves the political, administrative and fiscal autonomy of the 47 Counties from the National Government. While many scholars and pundits may debate or…