Launch of Leadership Training Programme for State Revenue Authority Governing Board Members

H.E. Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan James Wani Igga, the University of Juba School of Public Service, and UNDP, will launch a two-week training programme for members of the new Revenue Authority Governing Board under the theme Raising Transformational Leaders for Transparent and Accountable Revenue Diversification in South Sudanrdquo;.

Objectives of the training are to provide a platform to the governing board members to understand the fiscal challenges of South Sudan and need for revenue diversification at state levels; prepare the board members towards their responsibilities to lead the revenue modernization and tax reform at respective state levels; sensitise the board members on the legal and regulatory frameworks governing non-oil revenue administration in the country, and the matters relating to tax jurisdiction among the three tiers of governments; and allow the board members to share experiences and challenges from their respective states.

What: Launch of the Leadership Training Programme for State Revenue Authority Governing Board Members

When: Tuesday, November 28 at 10:00 a.m.

Where: University of Juba School of Public Service Auditorium

Who:

H.E. Dr. James Wani Igga, Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan

Hon. Dr. Ann Itto, Dean, University of Juba School of Public Service

Dr. Kamil Kamaluddeen, UNDP Country Director

Source: United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).