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Burkina Faso

Sign Protocols of Operations Where Competence Shall Be Transferred to Municipalities and Regions (BF0001)



Action Plan: Burkina Faso Action Plan 2017-2019

Action Plan Cycle: 2017

Status: Inactive


Lead Institution: Ministry of territorial administration and decentralization (MATD)

Support Institution(s): All relevant ministries, territorial communities and their umbrella structures, CIFOEB, Labocitoyenneté

Policy Areas

Capacity Building, Fiscal Transparency, Subnational, Sustainable Development Goals

IRM Review

IRM Report: Pending IRM Review

Starred: Pending IRM Review

Early Results: Pending IRM Review

Design i

Verifiable: Yes

Relevant to OGP Values: Not Relevant

Potential Impact:

Implementation i

Completion: Pending IRM Review


What is the public issue for which the commitment is made to address?: Incomplete transfer of competence to territorial communities (CT); What is the commitment?: Issue: Raise the awareness of local stakeholders in the exercise of their powers; Overall objective: Improve local governance Expected outcome: The 21 protocols of operations relating to the transfer of competence are signed.; How will this commitment contribute towardsaddressing the public issue?: The transfer of competence shall be completed only if eleven (11) operation protocols are signed between governors and mayors of their respective regions, on one hand and ten (10) operation protocols are signed between governors and the presidents of regional councils, on the other hand. The commitment shall enable: • Local stakeholders to gather necessary resources to satisfy the needs of local populations; • Territorial communities and citizens to know the budget allotted by the government to each territorial community and area of competence; • The record of assets to be transferred to each area of competence • The ministry to transfer actually financial resources to territorial communities To implement this commitment, the following shall be done: • Make an inventory of the assets to be transferred to territorial communities • Validate the general inventory report • Make models of operation protocols available to local stakeholders; Why is this commitment relevant in terms of OGP values?: This commitment is relevant because it enables: • The accountability of local representatives towards citizens; • The liability of local representatives for the management of areas transferred; • An improved civic participation at local level; Additional information: • the budget of inventory and dissemination of protocols signed: • in line with the item 1 of PNDES • in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) 1 to 15 • in line with CSMOD • in line with PADEL • in line with local development plans (PCD and PRD)


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  3. Vulnerable Persons Access to Legal Aid Funds

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  4. Online Registration for Post-Baccalaureate and Baccalaureate Competitions

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  5. Registration and Complaints Handling Mechanism

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  6. Specialized Judicial Areas for Conomic Crimes

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  7. Citizen Committees to Control Racket in Public Administration

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  8. Capacities of Disciplinary Committees

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  10. Right of Access to Public Information and to Administrative Documents

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