Aid Effectiveness and the Use of Country PFM Systems: Rationale and Findings
Abstract:Significant benefits arise from the use of country systems. These include: increasing alignment; focussing on common goals; supporting sound budgeting and financial management; enhancing the sustainability of results; reducing costs for partner countries; and facilitating harmonisation between donors. This chapter describes how different aid modalities support or hinder the use of country systems and highlights the evidence so far on the use and strengthening of country PFM systems.
Document Type: Review Article
Publication date: March 1, 2009