The Centre provides knowledge services and capacity development assistance. Services include analytical and advisory services, learning and skill development, know-how and knowledge transfer, and technical assistance and institutional strengthening. This page lists the upcoming events organized by the Centre for its various programs and provides you with contact or registration information that you can use to join the activity.

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IFRS for SMEs workshop

Five-day workshop will be delivered by the CFRR on May 23-27, 2022, in Baku, Azerbaijan on implementation of the International Financial Reporting Standard for Small and Medium-sized Entities (IFRS for SMEs). The event is organized in cooperation with the Ministry of Finance of Azerbaijan.

The event aims to enhance understanding of the key judgments management must make in implementing the IFRS for SMEs and on reporting and disclosures requirements. Presentations will be supported by practical examples and case studies.

The event is by invitation only.

Event Details

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Location:
Baku, Azerbaijan

Contact:
cfrr@worldbank.org

Focus Areas

The Foundational Accounting and Financial Management Skills Enhancement (FASE) Program Virtual Knowledge-sharing Event

The FASE Program objective is to enhance foundational skills in accounting and financial management in Africa by developing more accounting technicians to serve in the public and private sectors, a key pillar for improving accountability and transparency.

The program key activities include:

  • Study on professional accountancy in on five French speaking countries - Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Morocco, Sénégal and Tunisia,
  • Supporting the five French speaking countries to develop and rollout accounting technician qualifications, and
  • Designing an accounting technician qualification for Africa (ATQ f A) to be made available for rollout by African countries and support 3 countries (Angola, Mozambique, and South Sudan) to pilot the qualification.

The aim of this event is share knowledge on the support provided to the five countries to review/develop the accounting technician qualification. The event will be in English with simultaneous translation into French.

Event Details

Date:

Location:
Online

Contact:
lkinimi@worldbank.org