An official website of the European Union. See all European Institutions
The TA to be provided by AFRITAC will focus on three main areas:
The centre activities are underway. The 4th Steering Committee meeting was held in Abuja in March 2018. AFRITAC West 2’s capacity building efforts in the region are slowly having a positive impact in member countries. The centre has made efforts to increase the pace of activities, is now fully staffed and has also the required results-based reporting expertise Interventions including delivery of Technical Assistance in: strengthening of inflation targeting framework (Ghana), improving public financial management with the Kaduna State Government (Nigeria), revenue mobilization and technical assistance on improving VAT compliance.
The centre has broadened geographic scope of the activities and made efforts to work with countries such as Liberia and Sierra Leone in particular the implementation of the Tax Administration Diagnostic and Assessment Tool (TADAT).
Source of funds: 10th EDF (CRIS Ref. 2012 / 023-727)
Total budget (EUR): 31.7M
Implementation period: 4 years (2014-2018)
Implementing agency: IMF
Geographical region: Cabo Verde, Ghana, Gambia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone