Online Resources For PBOs

Below is a list of online resources of interest to Parliamentary Budget Officers.
We encourage you to add to this list by providing suggestions at the bottom of the page.

Agora Portal for Parliamentary Development
  • Description: A global knowledge platform on parliamentary development which has been designed as a one-stop reference center and meeting space used by Parliamentarians, parliamentary staff and the community of practice in order to facilitate information exchange
  • Partners:
    • UNDP
    • World Bank
    • NDI
    • International IDEA
  • Key Features:
    • Blog
    • eLearning
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International Budget Partnership
  • Description: In order to foster more open, participatory, and accountable public budgeting, IBP partners with civil society organizations around the world, leveraging their knowledge of their country’s political context, their experience navigating policy processes for social change, and their relationships with the public in order to transform their country’s budget system.
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  • Link:

Inter-Parliamentary Union
  • Description: The Inter-Parliamentary Union, established in 1889, is a focal point for world-wide parliamentary dialogue and works for peace and co-operation among peoples and for the firm establishment of representative democracy. To that end, it fosters contacts, coordination, and the exchange of experience among parliaments and parliamentarians of all countries.
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  • Link:

 International Monetary Fund (IMF) 

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  • June 7, 2016 17:26
    The Institute for Parliamentary Excellence
  • June 8, 2016 13:37
    The Inter-Parliamentary Union has published a database on women in parliament that may be of interest (espeically after today's panel on female representation in parliaments):
  • August 29, 2018 15:05
    Hi Everyone

    The 2018 AN-PBO conference just concluded in Cape Town, South Africa.

    The event organizers (RSA-PBO) did a great job organizing the event.  The conference integrated MPs, officials and experts making for spirited dialogue.

    The conference website is here:

    There are links to speakers, presentations and other resources.  Well worth a look.


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