Location: Moscow, Vladimir, Russian Federation
Dates: June 25-27, 2012
The PEM PAL Treasury Community of Practice (T COP) meeting on “Strategies for Treasury Modernization” brought together 95 people, including 77 practitioners from 19 PEM PAL countries and 11 representatives of international institutions and donors. The meeting took place in Moscow on June 25, in Suzdal on June 26 and in Vladimir on June 27.
The main objective of the meeting was to offer an opportunity to T COP members to exchange experiences in designing and implementing treasury reforms, and to provide an impulse for more strategic approach to the next phase of these reforms in the participating countries. Country cases of Russia, France, Tajikistan, Macedonia and Croatia were discussed, as were the insights from the World Bank’s global knowledge in this area. A visit of the Vladimir regional treasury was organized to allow sharing first-hand practical experience with the Russia’s treasury modernization project. The meeting was co-hosted by the Federal Treasury of the Russian Federation.