Public Debt Management Training 26th August - 6th September 2019

Event Details: Public Debt Management Training

Public debt management is the process of establishing and executing a strategy for managing a governments’ debt in order to raise the required amount of funding, achieve its risk and cost objectives, and to meet any other debt management goals that a government may have set, such as developing and maintaining an efficient market for government securities.

This training provides an overview of public debt management by explaining concepts in a user-friendly language, avoiding mathematics and using simple illustrations and country examples. Besides overall concepts, this training will provide in-depth understanding of debt sustainability issues, an appreciation of public debt management in the budgetary context, explain facets of external and domestic public borrowing, and introduce participants to the meaning and implication of contingent liability and risk management.


10 Days


  • Management principles and practices
  • Understanding Debt-internal and external
  • The Role of Government in the National Economy
  • Background to National Debt – Tradable Debt
  • The Need for Public Debt Management
  • Loan Cycle
  • functions relating to Public Debt Management
  • Institutional Framework for Public Sector Borrowing
  • Public Debt and Budget Deficit
  • Government Borrowing and the Public Debt
  • Fiscal Policy – Government Expenditure
  • Fiscal Policy – Government Revenue
  • Fiscal Reforms
  • Privatisation
  • Legal and Regulatory Framework, Issue of Guarantees and On-lending
  • Requirements for the Effective Monitoring of Public Debt
  • Monitoring Private Non-Guaranteed and Short-term Debt
  • Accessing International Capital Markets
  • Mobilizing Resources from the Domestic Market and the Pricing of Instruments
  • Domestic Debt – Management and Control
  • Domestic Debt – Structuring and Restructuring
  • Structural Adjustment Programmes
  • Debtor/Credit relationships
  • Policy Options in debt Management
  • Debt and Vulnerability Indicators and their Critical Values
  • Analysis of Public Debt and Debt Indicators
  • Formulation of a Borrowing Policy and Strategy
  • Risk Management
  • Debt Restructuring
  • Institutional Reforms
  • Computer Application
  • Database Management
  • Action Planning


To register online to book your spot, click on this link Online Registration Form


This training can also be customized for your institution upon request. You can have it delivered your preferred location.

For further inquiries, please contact us on the details below:
Tel: +254 (0) 739167709.
Email: [email protected]
Office: Utumishi Co-op House, Mamlaka rd, Off Nyerere rd. Nairobi