Reforms in Delivery of Services Launched

The Punjab government in collaboration with the World Bank and Department for International Development, United Kingdom is launching two different programmes titled Punjab Public Management Reform programme and Sub National Governance programme in the province. These programmes will enable the provincial government to improve the quality of public service delivery in Punjab and to respond more efficiently to the public service needs.

Punjab Chairman Planning and Development Board Muhammad Irfan Elahi announced this while chairing a first Steering Committee meeting of the Sub-national Governance and Punjab Public Management Reform programmes held at P&D Complex here on Tuesday.

Chaired by Muhammad Irfan Elahi, Chairman P&D Board, the meeting discussed and approved governance reform initiatives under the DFID grant funded Sub National Governance (SNG) Programme and launching of the World Bank funded Punjab Public Management Reform Programme (PPMRP).—APP