GEMAP


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GEMAPGovernance and Economic Management Assistance Program (Liberia)
GEMAPGeocoded Emission Modeling and Projection
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GEMS will build on the systematic and institutional advances achieved in fiscal and financial management under GEMAP by working with Government of Liberia institutions to build human and institutional capacity in financial, organizational, and performance management.
(25.) Renata Dwan and Laura Bailey, "Liberia's Governance and Economic Management Assistance Programme (GEMAP)," Joint Review by the Department of Peacekeeping Operations' Peacekeeping Best Practices Section and the World Bank's Fragile States Group, Washington, DC: World Bank, May 2006.
(35.) GEMAP comptrollers found that altered contracts would have amounted to a loss of $50 million in government revenue while benefiting the timber company.
The National Transitional Government of Liberia (NTGL), the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the World Bank, the UN, the European Union, the US, the African Union and the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) signed an agreement installing GEMAP in 2005.
The most developed initiative in economic governance to date is in Liberia, where the Security Council endorsed the Governance and Economic Management Assistance Programme of 2005 (GEMAP), which was adopted in response to serious corruption and mismanagement of public finances that threatened Liberia's prospects for a stable peace.
As economic stability returns to the country, the Liberian government may regain its old pride in its independence, and will start to see fancy innovations like Africom and Gemap for what they really are: short term recipes that are best avoided.
Using international experts within key Liberian government departments, the GEMAP aims to ensure proper management and accountability of Liberia's public revenue streams, transparency in procurement processes, and increased government capability to fight corruption.
Under the plan, final authority will still rest with the president, but every significant expenditure will have to be countersigned by GEMAP's international representatives who will come from the World Bank and elsewhere.
The experience in Liberia in recent years with reforms of the public financial management system through the Governance and Economic Management Assistance Program (GEMAP) is an example of an intervention with a clear statebuilding purpose that attempts to balance these concerns.
The Governance and Economic Management Assistance Program (GEMAP), which started under the 2003-2006 transitional government, is designed to help the Liberian Government raise and spend revenues in an efficient, transparent way.
The Governance and Economic Management Program (GEMAP), which started under the 2003-2006 transitional government, is designed to help the Liberian Government raise and spend revenues in an efficient, transparent way.
(2016) have recommended using a minimalistic standard parameter set for the acoustic analysis of speech (GeMAPS) in paralinguistic voice analysis tasks.