ISLAMABAD, April 13, 2017: Mr. Qamar Zaman Chaudhry, Chairman NAB has said that NABís effective Anti-Corruption Strategy Started yielding positive results. NAB has introduced Monitoring and Evaluation System to improve its performance/working in order to have measurable impact on expected outcomes and implement them effectively. NAB is committed to work with absolute professionalism, transparently and on merit with the realization that eradication of corruption is our national duty. He said these remarks while chairing a fortnightly meeting to review latest progress on NABís Monitoring and Evaluation System (MES) at NAB Headquarter.
During the meeting, Advisor to Chairman on Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) gave presentation regarding the latest progress on the working of Monitoring and Evaluation System (MES) in NAB and its efficacy in future. He informed that on the directions of Chairman, NAB has developed an effective Monitoring and Evaluation System (MES) catering to the needs of all concerned having salient features of maintenance of data at each stage including complaint entry, complaint verification, inquiry, investigation, prosecution stage and record proceedings of Regional Board Meetings and Executive Board Meetings including case brief, decisions made. It also has the ability to analyze data in qualitative and quantitative terms having warnings and alarms system for violators.
The Chairman NAB said that monitoring and evaluation System in NAB is to track implementation and outputs systematically, and measure the effectiveness of performance which helps in enhancing the operational, monitoring and evaluation capabilities of NAB. He said that Monitoring and Evaluation System provide the necessary data to guide strategic planning and helps improving performance and achieving results to improve current and future management of outputs, outcomes and impact. He said that Monitoring and Evaluation System (MES) is an important management tool to track progress and it facilitates in decision making as well as establishes links between the past, present and future actions. He directed all concerned for further coordinate and decisions taken should be implemented in letter and spirit in order to further improvement in institutionalizing the support and supervision at different levels of management in NAB.
The Chairman NAB reiterated that NAB is committed to eradicate corruption with absolute professionalism, transparently and on merit. He directed all Regional Bureaus of NAB to implement Monitoring and Evaluation System (MES) in the light of the outcome of pilot project completed in NAB Rawalpindi in letter and spirit and conduct all complaint verifications, inquiries and investigation as per laid down laws/SOPs and on merit.