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IFAD grants: A guided overview of financial management practices and procedures

This course aims to provide IFAD grant recipients with clear guidance on financial management (FM) requirements during project implementation.

The course will help build the user’s understanding of the role of financial management throughout the grant cycle. It gives a clear overview of IFAD’s financial reporting and audit requirements and standards, as well as the grants closure processes and related timelines. The course also touches upon fiduciary aspects relating to jointly funded grants between IFAD and the EU.

Course benefits:

  • Understanding of the role of FM throughout the grant life cycle
  • Familiarity with the building blocks of FM: risk management and internal controls, accounting, financial reporting, flow of funds and IFAD's disbursement procedures, as well as external audit arrangements
  • Fiduciary aspects of IFAD-EU funded grants
  • Resources, best practices, and tools to improve FM quality

The course materials remain accessible at any time, serving as a reference tool for essential information.

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For more information on the e-learning course or to register your course certificate, please contact: