AGENDA – GOV/PGC/SBO/A(2013)8
Monday, 25 November 2013
Opening by the Chair and OECD Secretariat, and Delegates introductions.
SESSION 1 - Results of the OECD Review on Strengthening fiscal transparency for better public governance in Tunisia
Strengthening Fiscal Transparency for Better Public Governance in Tunisia (OECD Secretariat) - (ARABIC, ENGLISH, FRENCH)
SESSION 2 - Energy subsidies – Building a positive reform agenda
IMF - MENA Note– Energy Subsidies in the Middle East and North Africa: Lessons for Reform - (ARABIC, ENGLISH, FRENCH)
IMF - Regional Economic Outlook Nov 2013 - Chapter 2 Box 2.4 - Subsidy Reform in MENA: Recent Progress and Challenges Ahead - (ARABIC, ENGLISH)
OECD - Inventory of Estimated Budgetary Support and Tax Expenditures for Fossil Fuels, 2013 - (ENGLISH)
OECD – Policy Brief – An OECD-Wide Inventory of Support to Fossil-Fuel Production or Use - (ENGLISH)
SESSION 3 - Building consensus for budget reform - Lessons from Austria
Budget Reform in Austria: From traditional to modern budgeting - (ENGLISH)
SESSION 4 - Expenditure prioritization and performance budgeting
Hand-out 2 - Budget processes for good expenditure prioritization (ENGLISH)
GOV/PGC/SBO(2013)6 - Spending reviews (ENGLISH, FRENCH)
Tuesday, 26 November 2013
SESSION 5 - Roundtable on medium term expenditure frameworks
Presentation of country experiences
SESSION 6 - Country presentation: Enhancing budget performance in Qatar
SESSION 7 - Wrap-up
Development of OECD Principles on Budgetary Governance.
Discussion of future work.
Concluding remarks by Chairman and OECD Secretariat.
Hand-out 1 - Towards “OECD High-Level Principles of Budgetary Governance” – First orientations for a set of core standards and principles (OECD Secretariat) - (ENGLISH)
2012 OECD Budgeting Practices and Procedures Survey (OECD Secretariat) - (ENGLISH)
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