Institutional and Organisational assessments of the Agriculture Bank of Niger (BAGRI – Banque Agricole du Niger)

Institutional and Organisational assessments of the Agriculture Bank of Niger (BAGRI – Banque Agricole du Niger)

Strategic advice to the PRADEL.

The assessment focussed on the institutional context, financial management, procurement, overall governance systems and capacity to provide lending to micro, small and medium scale livestock-related investment.

The assignment also included advice with respect to finetuning the intervention strategies and theory of change of the PRADEL – Livestock Development Program (Programme d´Appui au Développement de l´Elevage) in Niger.

Bilateral Development Cooperations
Enabel - Belgian Development Agency (ex BTC)
  • Advice, technical support and counselling
  • Evaluation and audit

  • 01. Good Governance
  • 02. Organisational and institutional development & change processes
  • 03. Integrated policy, planning, budgeting and control cycle
  • 05. Human Resources (HRM - HRD) & Leadership
  • 09. Audit and evaluation

01.a. Administrative organisation and internal control systems
01.c. Combating corruption (anti-corruption policies and measures, vulnerability to corruption, codes of conduct, value-driven organisational culture, …)
01.d. Analysis of the ‘governance’-system at organisation and/or sector level
02.a. Holistic and system-based institutional, organisational and operational assessments
02.d. Integrated capacity building at individual, organisational and institutional levels
03.b. Sector policies and strategies (Including strategic-level theories / pathways of change, policy implementation strategies and their impact for operational planning and budgeting)
03.f. Results based management and Monitoring & Evaluation (Including: client/stakeholder focus, defining / using quality standards and performance indicators, management dashboards, balanced scorecard, …)
05.f. Professional sills development – Training – Pathways of professional development
09.b. Operational audit (General organisational audits and focused assessment of specific organisational shortcomings and problems)
09.f. Assessments of the “corporate governance” system of an organisation - Assessments of financial management, public procurement and overall governance capacity of public sector organisations
Patrick Stoop