MZ Public Revenue, Expenditure, and Fiscal Decentralization Enhancement and Reform project RE (WB-P170840)

  • Mozambique
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Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
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Project Status
Bank Risk Rating
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Voting Date
Dec 20, 2019
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Government of Mozambique
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  • Law and Government
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 16.00 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jul 26, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jun 27, 2019

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Project Description

The proposed project objective is to enhance public financial management by strengthening (a) revenue mobilization, (b) expenditure management and control, and (c) fiscal decentralization.

The project has three components:

  1. Strengthen capacity for revenue management aims at 1) improving tax policy analysis and formulation and 2) enhancing the efficiency of tax collection and management.  This component will finance technical assistance to AT and MEF-DEEF.
  2. Strengthen capacity for expenditure management aims at 1) strengthening the efficiency and transparency in cash management, 2) improving the expenditure chain, 3) enhancing procurement performance and 4) improving the quality, comprehensiveness and use of budget reporting. This component will finance technical assistance to support MEF directorates, UFSA and UGEAs, IGF, and sector ministries.
  3. Strengthen capacity for fiscal decentralization aims at strengthening i) policies, legislation and institutions and ii) enhancing fiscal transfers and budget management at subnational level. This component will finance technical assistance to MEF and subnational entities.
Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank:
Nicoletta Feruglio
Senior Public Sector Specialist

Ministry of Economy and Finances

Implementing Agencies:
Centro de Desenvolvimento de Sistemas de Informação e Finanças
Herminio Sueia
Director General

Autoridade Tributaria
Horacio Simao
Director General 


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