ROJECT IMPLEMENTATION UNIT, SOMALIA FUNDING MECHANISM

On June 2013 and in Mogadishu, a Project Implementation Unit (PIU) was established and the PIU is located at the same building Ministry of Finance and of Somalia. The PIU location is a significant and positive symbolic gesture of international increased cooperation on a stable Somalia. The very objective the PIU Office was created is on the spirit of cooperation between Denmark and Somalia through DANIDA Assistance to Somalia Program Framework for 2011-2014. Expected the immediate objective one of the program is enabled Federal Government of Somalia (FGoS) capacity to provide effective basic services to its citizens. Realizing this immediate objective one will also contribute realization of other immediate objectives of the DANIDA Program.

 

PIU-lead role include compliance with the procedures and norms applicable to the execution of projects financed under the Somalia Funding Mechanism (SFM) as defined in the project implementation manual. PIU have a Project Officer and Finance Officer with the design to function cordially. Currently through the collaboration between PIU and the Ministry of Finance of Somalia three finished projects is funded. All of the three projects, the implementing institution is the Ministry of Human Development and Social Services of Somalia. PIU role is ensuring these projects are in accordance with the DANIDA assistance to Somalia Program Framework for 2011-2014.