National Course 3
The SPFMSP project is implementing a number of capacity development initiatives in partnership with the Social Protection Budgetary Management Unit (SPBMU), Finance Division, and the six Line Ministries. The major activities in this area will include national and international training programmes for suitable Government of Bangladesh officials. These training programmes aim to cover the different aspects of social protection relevant to the objectives of the project and to enable policy-level officials to acquire knowledge on best global practices in social protection.
In that relation, a National Social Protection Public Financial Management Course was organised from 25-29 September 2016 at the Institute of Public Finance, Segunbagicha, Dhaka.
The course was inaugurated by Mr. Jalal Ahmed, an Additional Secretary of the Finance Ministry while the National Project Director (NPD) of SPFMSP project Md. Muslim Chowdhury, Executive Director (ED) of SPFMSP project Manzoor Alam Bhuiyan and Deputy Team Leader Mr. Siddiqur Rahman Choudhury were present along with the participants.
The Secretary of Finance Division, Mr.Mahbood Ahmed and Ms. Alex Maclean, Team Leader of Extreme Poverty for DFID awarded the certificates to all participants during the closing ceremony.