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2017 African PBO conference takes place in South Africa last month

The 2017 second annual African Network of Parliamentary Budget Offices (AN-PBO) conference took place in Cape Town, South Africa on August 16-17. Visit the conference website to watch videos from the event and view conference presentations.

Were you at the 2017 Annual Assembly? Please complete the Feedback Survey

If you attended the 2017 Annual Assembly, we'd love your feedback so we can make future assemblies even better. Please complete the feedback survey here.

Day 3 of the 2017 Annual Assembly live streaming now (different link)

The live stream of Day 3 of the Annual Assembly is now live. Please note this is a different link than the Day 2 live stream. Make sure to keep the password field as it is, and set your microphone to mute. Further login instructions can be found here. Enjoy!

2017 Annual Assembly live streaming now

Couldn't make it to the 2017 Annual Assembly in Ottawa? No problem! You can now watch the live stream of the whole event. Make sure to keep the password field as it is, and set your microphone to mute. Further login instructions can be found here.

2017 Annual Assembly starts tomorrow!

The 2017 Annual Assembly starts tomorrow at the University of Ottawa. The agenda and other conference details have been uploaded to the 2017 Annual Assembly page.

If you are attending the assembly, please introduce yourself on the 2017 Annual Assembly page in the 'Who's Here' section at the bottom of the page.

We hope everyone has safe travels and settles in to their accommodation, and we look forward to welcoming everyone in person tomorrow at the venue. 

Reminder: Webinar on Tax Revenue Forecasting

  • Monday, April 3rd, 2017
  • 9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. EST 
  • Watch this webinar: HERE

Reminder: Webinar on Debt Sustainability Analysis

  • Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
  • 9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. EST 
  • REGISTER for this webinar: HERE

Interim Budget Office

The Parliament of Zambia is slowly moving towards the establishment of the Budget Office. A Project to spearhead the establishment of the Office has been started...

BBL video recording link

Dear GNPBO members,

On behalf of the Parliamentary Strengthening Program, I would like to thank all of you that attended the BBL on The Role of Parliamentary Budget Offices in Promoting Fiscal Transparency and External Oversight of Budget Process this past Wednesday...

BBL on the Role of Parliamentary Budget Offices in Promoting Fiscal Transparency and External Oversight of the Budget Process

The Parliamentary Strengthening Program of the WBI Social Accountability Practice invites you to a BBL on 'The Role of Parliamentary Budget Offices in Promoting Fiscal Transparency'...