11 - 13 October 2010

Issues related to the Implementation of BC & CoA to be discussed in Dushanbe

Dushanbe, Tajikistan
On the initiative of the Ministry of Finance of Tajikistan a small group workshop on implementation of the integrated budget classification and chart of accounts (BC & CoA) will be organized in Dushanbe from October 11 to 13, 2010.

The main objective of the workshop is to allow the interested PEM PAL Treasury and Budget Community of Practice members to exchange experiences and transfer knowledge related to the BC & CoA.

During the workshop the following topics will be addressed:

  • Structure of the BC (links between various BC and CoA segments)
  • Integration Methods of Economic Classification and the CoA
  • Linkages between the changes in the CoA and public sector accounting reform
  • Linkages between the BC & CoA and Automation of Budgeting and Accounting
  • Legal and Normative Basis Required for Applying new BC & CoA
  • Transition Tactics to new BC & CoA Difficulties of Applying Unified CoA


Date: October 11-13, 2010
Location: Dushanbe,Tajikistan

Registration Closing Date: September 10, 2010
Topic: Budget Classification and Chart of Accounts system (BC & CoA)
Workshop Background:
Tajik Ministry of Finance has recently launched the reform of its Budget Classification and Chart of Accounts system (BC & CoA) and is interested to learn from the experiences of colleagues who have already implemented the reform.
Issues related to implementation of BC & CoA were also consistently ranked among the highest priorities of interest by the members of PEM PAL Treasury Community of Practice (TCoP) during the community surveys in 2009-2010. TCoP leadership group has therefore decided to accept the invitation of Tajik MOF to organize a small group workshop on the proposed topic in Dushanbe.
Workshop's Objectives:
The main objective of the workshop is to offer an opportunity to the interested TCoP members to exchange experiences in implementing new financial classifications aligned with international standards.
Target Group:
Contribution from Participants:
Participants are asked to prepare presentations (15-17 minutes) about specific experiences of implementation of BC & CoA reforms with particular focus on lessons learnt, mistakes to be avoided and associated risks.Deadline for submission of the presentation: October 1, 2010.
Participants will also be asked to  complete a thematic questionnaire that will be circulated separately.
Information Letter
In the information letter all important logistic details of the workshop are available.

Language:The workshop will be conducted in Russian with simultaneous interpretation into English.

Contact: Questions or requests for additional information may be addressed directly to Ms. Tina Žagar:
E-mail: tina.zagar@cef-see.org
Tel.: +386 1 369 6337
Fax: +386 1 369 6242