The South Tongu District Assembly has organized a training workshop for members of the Budget Committee towards the 2024-2027 Budget Preparation. The program, which took place at the South Tongu District Assembly Hall on Tuesday, 19th September, 2023 was part of the Assembly’s Composite Budget Preparation Process. The various members of the Budget Committee were present to refresh their knowledge on the requirements and expectations to ensure a smooth budget preparation.
The District Planning Officer, Mr. Gershon Tudoabor, acting on behalf of the District Coordinating Director, emphasized the importance of the training in his opening remarks. He encouraged members to actively participate in the workshop
The presentations focused Departmental Action Plans, Highlights of 2024-2027 Budget Guidelines, Gender Responsive Budgeting, Revenue Mobilization and Management, GIFMIS, Key Performance Indicators for Budget Implementation, and Templates for departmental and unit expenditure estimates.
The District Budget Analyst, Mr. Ebenezer Afriyie-Boadi, took stage to address various questions on budget implementation challenges including revenue mobilization issues and GIFMIS issues.