This report aims to identify new developments in the administration of central government that lead to better value for money: better services at lower costs for the taxpayers.
The new OECD Recommendation responds to a need for guidance on how the public sector can ensure that it receives value for money from using Public-Private Partnerships (PPP).
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Summary of the IPSASB Review Group consultation
The 10th Annual Meeting of the Senior Budget Officials (SBO) of Central, Eastern and Southeastern European (CESEE) Countries took place in The Hague, the Netherlands on 26-27 June 2014. The meeting included a review of progress made in the region in the decade since this annual meeting was inaugurated, and included a fruitful discussion on the key reform themes for the coming years.
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Combined file of stakeholder comments on the IPSASB consultation.
3rd Meeting of the Joint Network on Fiscal Sustainability of Health Systems, Paris, 24-25 April 2014
These principles give practical guidance for designing, implementing and improving budget systems to meet the challenges of the future. They are currently being considered as a draft Recommendation of the OECD Council, underpinning their importance to good public governance.
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Glossary of terms for the 2012 OECD Budgeting Practices and Procedures Survey 2012
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The final version of the Budgeting Practices and Procedures Survey conducted in 2012.
The Principles will help independent parliamentary budget offices and fiscal councils by providing guidance on Independent Fiscal Institution design. They outline good practice and lessons learned.