AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
AGRICULTURE AND RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Agriculture and Agricultural Infrastructure
  • Veterinary Services and Animal Health
  • Food Safety and Food Security
  • Agribusiness Development
  • Rural Development
  • Farm Management
  • Plant Health
  • Fishery
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Environment
  • Coastal & Marine Resources Management
  •  Pollution and Waste Management
  • Watershed Management
  • Climate Change
  • Forestry 
  • Water Resources
  • Management
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Social Development
  • Human Resources Development
  • Labor Market Interventions
  • Local Development
  • Education
  • Health
  • Civil Society Strengthening
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development
Economic Development
  • Trade Development
  • Investment Promotion
  • Regional Economic Integration
  • Regional Development
  • Private Sector Development

Long term Technical Assistance for Capacity Development of the Office of the National Authorizing Officer of Liberia

Country: Liberia

Sector(s): Economic development

Date: 06/2010 - 02/2012

Client / Beneficiary: Ramboll Finland Oy

Financing Agency: EC, on behalf of the Republic of Liberia Monrovia, Liberia

Project Value: 293,270 €

Description of the project and Services provided:

The general objective is to improve the efficacy, efficiency and impact of Liberia-EC cooperation by enabling the NAO to perform and fulfil its responsibilities as set in the Cotonou Agreement.
The  specific purpose of the LTTA/NAO is to enhance the capacity in development planning, programming and implementation of the office of the NAO, and more specifically to reinforce the organisation and the functioning of the office of the NAO and to build up its ability to manage the EDF, thus contributing to a quantitative and qualitative improvement of EDF programmes and projects management from their identification to their execution, monitoring and evaluation.

Agriconsulting carried out  the following tasks
• The elaboration and implementation of an institutional and human capacity development programme for the NAO
• The preparation and management of programme estimates to support the implementation of the project;
• Ensuring that all the contractual and financial management rules, good practices  are in place
• The sound operational and financial management of the PEs
• The implementation of the procurement plan of the PEs (tendering, contracting, monitoring);
• The coordination and execution of other activities  related to this ontract including the short-term expertise).
• Support the Ministry of Planning in retrieving the NAO’s Powers.
The services provided were:
• Administrative assistance,
• Project financing studies,
• budget preparation and monitoring,
• Human resources management,
• institutional capacity building/strengthening,
• M&E

Subsectors of activities:

• Procurement,
• contracts,
• regional cooperation/institutional aspects