Three staff of the Office National Authorizing Officer- Ministry of Finance and Development Planning-LIBERIA attended the 8th Regional meeting of the Network National Authorizing Officers support Unit- West Africa of the European Development Fund in the Gambia. The ROAC/FED meeting, which is an annual gathering of heads of NAO and representatives, is a platform for knowledge
A Hedge Turnout at EU/NAO Stand
The first Safe Streets Festival has been organized by the Ministry of Transport in collaboration with the European Union and GIZ on 25th of November 2017 on Broad Street, Central Monrovia. The event took place in the framework of the European Mobility Week under the motto: "Road Safety Strengthens Economy". According to statistics, Liberia loses up to 7% its GDP due to insufficient road safety and related traffic deaths and injuries. This one-day event aimed at promoting mobility and road safety in the transport sector of Liberia. A fun-packed programme included a 5km run and family walk in the morning, a market space of Liberian goods, sports and cultural activities on Broad Street and was then concluded with a live concert in the evening.
Cross section of participants from ministries, agencies and commissions of government as well as civil society organizations at an M&E training held at the National Authorizing Office.
In an effort to develop the capacity of staff at various Ministries, Agencies and Commissions (MACs) of government as well as civil society organizations, Agriconsulting; a firm contracted for capacity building at the National Authorizing Office (NAO) of Liberia conducted a five (5) day Monitoring and Evaluation training from October 16-20, 2017 at the NAO. MACs invited were beneficiaries of EDF. The aim of the training was to equip participants with competence in monitoring and evaluation especially those who need to supervise, manage, plan and implement monitoring and evaluation at Ministries, Agencies and Commissions of Government (MACs), Non-State Actors (NSAs) and Aid Management and Coordination Unit (AMCU).