Government Accounting

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Government Accounting

The Government Accounting regional program is addressed to senior and mid-career public accountants in countries of the MENA region. The program is designed and run by the Institut des Finances Basil Fuleihan of Lebanon in the Arabic language.
The course focuses on the principles of accounting and classification in accordance with the IMF-GFS2001. It introduces both cash and accrual accounting as a basis of recognition of transactions and day-to-day cash management techniques.
The program consists of a combination of presentations by subject-matter specialists, self-assessment exercises as well as work groups and case studies. It offers a platform for participants to present their country cases, in an effort to encourage the regional exchange of expertise and to bring local practices in line with international standards.
The program total duration is 30 hours spread over a period of 4 days. At the end of the program, participants are expected to be able to perform accurate reporting in compliance with international accounting norms and standards.
The training material was prepared by international and local experts, in collaboration with the World Bank and ADETEF.