Result 9

Result 9: Consolidated MoA capacity for administering subsidy payments through the use of the ISSP

Indicators of achievement

9.1 Administration and control structure and procedures for subsidy payments reviewed, gaps and inconsistencies identified and proposals developed for their improvement.

9.2 Review report completed and recommendations presented for improving the functionality of the ISSP in supporting all relevant administration and control functions and procedures.

9.3 Procedures manuals and checklists for administration and control of new support measures emanating from result areas 1 and 2 developed.

9.4 Training needs assessment carried out at senior staff level in Baku and in 8 regional centres of all relevant administration and control functions conducted and a relevant training plan prepared.

9.5 Training delivered on applying IACS principles and relevant internal control standards through the use of the ISSP.

- Year I:  15 % of senior (approx. 40) staff engaged in administration and control of subsidy payments trained in applying IACS principals and relevant internal control standards through the use of the ISSP. 

- Year 2:  100 % of field staff (approx.360) engaged in administration and control of subsidy payments trained in operational aspects of managing subsidy payments in using the ISSP.

- 80% of staff undergoing training is satisfied with relevance and quality of training.

9.6 Organizing study tour(s) for 5 participants to provide exposure to organization and operating procedures of accredited paying agency (ies) in the EU.

Total staff of relevant departments/MoA field offices concerned by result: 400

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