CABRI will be joining the African Development Bank and the World Health Organisation (Africa region) in hosting a capacity-building workshop for senior officials from ministries of finance, health, education and civil society organizations. The event will be on 21 to 23 February in Abuja, Nigeria. ECOWAS member countries that will attend the workshop are: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cape Verde, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Liberia, Mali, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo.
The capacity building workshop will use country case-studies, presentations from experts, and group work to enhance the capacity of senior officials to improve value for money in their respective sectors and countries. More specifically, the workshop will:
- Discuss key challenges and share knowledge and best practices in implementing strategies that improve value for money;
- Build capacity of senior officials in the ministries of finance, health and education to play their role in ensuring value for money;
- Identify areas of in-depth capacity building and continued learning on improving value for money
- Identify key contextually relevant actions that participants can implement in their countries to ensure value for money.