Government yesterday launched the consultative process on the Planning and Budget Policy which will culminate into the development of the Planning and Budgeting Bill. The policy and ensuing Act is intended to make provisions that anchors national development plans as benchmark documents to inform national budgets to an extent that the national budgets will become tools for operationalizing national development plans. This means that resources will be allocated and appropriated in line with projects and programmes contained in national development plans as a matter of priority. The document is embedded below.
Government has asked for comments. But no email address provided. So here is Finance Minister Akexander Chikwanda's email address: AlexanderB.Chikwanda@mofnp.gov.zm
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