Legislative Oversight (Jamaica) ENG - Page 10

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

5:30 pmAssembly and Fellowship

6:00 pmWelcoming words

• Hon. Michael Peart, Speaker of the House (Jamaica)

6:15 pmWhy Parliamentary Oversight

• Hon. Dr. Peter Phillips, Minister of Finance (Jamaica)

To be confirmed

6:30 pmLegislative Oversight to Foster Accountability,

Transparency, and Sustainable Development – Keynote Address (World Bank)

7:00pmAddress by the Chief Guest

• The Most Honourable Portia Simpson-Miller, Prime Minister (Jamaica) - To be confirmed

7:25 pmVote of thanks (IDB)

7:30 pmDinner

8:15 pmCultural program

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

8:30 amAssembly and Breakfast

9:00 amExperiences in Legislative Financial Oversight

• IDB / UNDP / ParlAmericas

10:30 amBreak

11:00 amLegislative Scrutiny – Country Experiences

• Chairs of Committees / Clerks of Finance Committees / International Experts

1:00 pmLunch

2:00 pmInstitutional Capacity Development for Strengthening

Parliamentary Oversight

• Chairs of Committees / Clerks of PACs

3:30 pmBreak

4:00 pmChallenges and Opportunities for the Caribbean Audit

Institutions for Providing Support for Strengthening Parliamentary Oversight

• Auditor Generals from selected countries

5:30 pmSummary of the Day

AGENDA