International Experience

FMRRS members have vast experience in the field of PFM both national as well as international and have functioned as PFM Advisors on behalf of the International Monetary Fund/ World Bank in various countries. The assignments included:

  • Advancing fiscal reporting and transparency in Africa; including improving In-year and end-of –year fiscal reporting,
  • Fiscal reporting and transparency gap analysis.
  • Analysis of PFM legal frameworks and amendments proposed thereto.
  • Country-specific reform action plans formulated.
  • Regional workshops on enhancing fiscal reporting & transparency.
  • Rationalizing extra-budgetary funds in the National budget.
  • MTBF reforms in the Gambia; Refinement of program budgeting in Ghana.
  • Assisting in enhancing TSA and cash management reforms using the GIFMIS in Nigeria
  • Deepening MTBF Project in Bangladesh
  • Modifying the Chart of Accounts for a unified budgeting structure and the rationalization of the Below the Line Accounts in Lesotho.
  • Writing of the “Treasury Manual” and the “Below the Line Accounts Manual” in Lesotho
  • Implementation and Training in PFM related Issues/ Compliance Review under “Support to PFM Reform Project’ in Lesotho
  • Stabilization of the operation and reconciliation of the Single Treasury Account in Lesotho.
  • Review of the fiscal system and recommendations for reforms in PFM to deal with significant payment arrears in Laos.
  • Drafting of the Finance Bill and connected Financial Regulations; work on PFM Legal Framework in Lesotho.

National Experience

The National experience of the FMRRS members includes:

  • Project on Rationalization and Modernization of the working of the Accounts Department of the Government of Delhi.
  • Framing of Guidelines for Maintaining Fixed Asset Registers by Government of Assam.
  • Project for Pilot study of the Finance Division of Delhi University by FMRRS to “Review” and “Rationalize” work procedures.
  • Financial Restructuring Plan for National Buildings Construction Corporation Ltd., a Government of India Public Sector Undertaking.
  • Project for Preparation of Financial Rules and Delegation of Financial Powers Rules of ICCR.
  • Project for Revision of Accounts Manual of Central Board of Excise and Customs.
  • Project for Organizing Workshops on Accrual System of Accounting for middle level officers of Indian Civil Accounts Departments, Government of India.
  • Conduct of audit of Software Technology Parks of India at Pune, Nashik, Nagpur, Aurangabad and Kolhapur.
  • Project for Reconciliation of Central Government Loans to Government of Assam.
  • Training Programme on “Chart of Accounts” for Officers of Controller General of Accounts.
  • Preparation of Internal Audit Manual of Government of Delhi.
  • Preparation of Internal Audit Manual of Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan.
  • Preparation of Internal Audit Manual for Chief Controller (Pensions).
  • Project for Preparation of Central Board of Direct Taxes Accounting Manual.
  • Project for Internal Audit of 162 Government Schools of Delhi.
  • Management Study of Kendriya Vidyalaya Vikas Nidhi
  • Audit of Pension Payments by Banks.
  • Performance Audit of Jan Shikshan Sansthan.
  • Public Financial Management work in Information & Broadcasting.
  • Audit of Procurement Systems of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
  • Project for Development of a Database for Planning Commission for monitoring the Finances of the State Governments and to assist in deciding the flow of funds from Centre to State Governments.
  • Public Financial Management work of Ministry of Home Affairs.
  • Scrutiny of Transport Subsidy in Ministry of Industry.
  • Miscellaneous Internal Audits, Work Studies Performance Audits etc.
  • Project for Organising Workshops on Expenditure Control under the New General financial Rules for the middle and senior level officers of the Government of India.
  • Miscellaneous Training Programmes on Accounts, Finance and Internal Audit for staff of Central and State Governments