Roundtable Discussions

Budget Transparency: International Best Practices and Egypt’s Experience

Date : 11/8/2018

Speakers : Dr. Reza Baqir Senior Resident Representative to Egypt International Monetary Fund, Cairo, Dr. Xavier Rame, Public Financial Management Advisor, Middle East Regional Technical Assistance Center, & Dr. Ahmed Kouchouk, Vice Minister of Finance for Fiscal Policies

This roundtable aims to raise the awareness, especially amongst parliamentarians, of the importance of budget and fiscal transparency. It will provide an opportunity for IMF experts to present international best practices with regard to budget transparency, and for Dr. Ahmed Kouchouk, Vice Minister of Finance for Fiscal Policies to present Egypt’s experience in this regard.