IPSAS implementation: current status and challenges | 3. Countries and stage of adoption of IPSAS: Africa

IPSAS implementation: current status and challenges | 3. Countries and stage of adoption of IPSAS: Africa

3. Countries and stage of adoption of IPSAS: Africa

Africa has been at the forefront of IPSAS adoption, with several countries intending to formally adopt the standards as part of financial management reform programmes. Some of the incentives and programmes for IPSAS adoption in Africa have been funded by donors.