Share your experiences, successes and ideas with other GN-PBO members

For our next GN-PBO newsletter, we encourage members to submit short stories, articles, announcements or anything else of interest to the GN-PBO community.

Suggested topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Local and regional challenges
  • Members in the news
  • Tips and Strategies
  • Case studies or Good practices in PBO
  • Upcoming conferences, events or trainings
  • Summary of a conference or working group meeting you attended
  • Other development activities you are involved in

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-- Previous Newsletters --

April 2014 Newsletter 

(PDF  / 210 kB / 6 pages)


  • Some Facts on the Dominican Republic’s Budget Office
  • Updates from Thailand’s Parliamentary Budget Office
  • Canadian PBO Publishes Labour Market Assessment, 2014
  • Info about the Second Annual GN-PBO Seminar - Ottawa, Canada, 9-12 June, 2014
  • Progress Report on the Establishment of an Independent Analytical Unit in the Parliament of Ghana
  • Updates on Legislative Budget Office (LBO) Activities in Liberia
  • Summary of the 6th Annual Meeting of OECD Parliamentary Budget Officials and Independent Fiscal Institutions - Jerusalem, Israel, 30 March - 1 April, 2014

February 2014 Newsletter

(PDF / 306 kB / 4 pages)


  • A Legislative Guide to the National Budget Process of Liberia
  • Updates from Thailand’s Parliamentary Budget Office 
  • Updates from Canadian Parliamentary Budget Office (CPBO)
  • Summary of GN-PBO Webinar: How to write MP friendly reports 
  • Open Budgets Portal

October 2013 Newsletter 

(PDF / 429 kB / 4 pages)


  • The Role of the Legislative Budget Office (LBO) in the Liberian National Budget Process
  • WBI PBO Case Study Review: The Process Document
  • Setting the Pace for Sustainable Growth - Budget Options for 2013/14 and the Medium Term, by the Kenyan PBO
  • Appointment of new Parliamentary Budget Officer in Canada
  • Summary: First PBO Event - June 2013, Montreal, Canada