THE ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES FOR COMMISSIONER OF EXTERNAL FINANCE DEPARTMENT ARE :-

  1. To mobilize external resources and identify the availability of  resources that can be used efficiently     for the implementation of Zanzibar Development Plan.
  2. to manage and coordinate all do partners and agencies of cooperation.
  3. To identify suitable potential development partners  to support programmes and projects.
  4. To ensuring feasible proposals are submitted  to development partners   and in accordance to the Government priorities and of prevailing policies.
  5. To Ensuring support that is given to Zanzibar is in line with Government systems and in accordance to the line of development partners .

Other duties

  • To lead  in engagement, maintenance of  the current external financing and develop new initiatives for financing of Zanzibar development goals and plans.
  • To Keep in regular contact with development partners dealing with support to Zanzibar on issues concerning aid programs an to liaise with Planning Commission to mobilize and monitor aid supported projects and programs to realize the development goals
  • To Prepare, appraisal and follow up the  implementation of individual project funding and other funding initiatives  pooled/basket funds.
  • To Keep regular contact with URT/MOFP desk officers responsible for same donors on issues of donor program negotiations and reviews as well as Zanzibar components of URT wide projects

Zanzibar