Nigeria : Joint Staff Advisory Note of the Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper: National Economic Empowerment and Development Strategy (NEEDS)

This paper presents a Joint Staff Advisory Note on Nigeria's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper. Within the framework of Nigeria's federation, policy coordination between the three tiers of government is critical for achieving poverty reduction objectives. The National Economic Empowerment a...

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Corporate Author: International Monetary Fund
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. International Monetary Fund 2005, 2005
Series:IMF Staff Country Reports, Country Report
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Collection: International Monetary Fund - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This paper presents a Joint Staff Advisory Note on Nigeria's Poverty Reduction Strategy Paper. Within the framework of Nigeria's federation, policy coordination between the three tiers of government is critical for achieving poverty reduction objectives. The National Economic Empowerment and Development Strategy (NEEDS) provides for a considerable increase in public investments, which primarily reflects the government's desire to address the country's vast development requirements. NEEDS places considerable emphasis on strengthening public expenditure management to ensure that spending is effective, efficient, and clearly linked to the achievement of objectives of NEEDS.
Physical Description:12 p.
ISBN:1451829000
9781451829006