Twenty four selected AU PSD officials successfully completed  intensive training programme on Operational Planning and Budgeting of Programmes from April to May, 2013 at the Institute of Diplomatic Practice and Development Policies (I – 2DP) in Accra.

The resource persons for the training programme were Messieurs Alexander Kwame Archine and Gilbert Atta Boakye with Ambassador Nana Bema Kumi as the Course Director. Their presentations were both original and well researched, spiced with their experiences over the years in the related fields of Finance and Development.

From their oral and written assessment, participants rated the delivery by the two resource persons as being ‘Very Good’ and ‘Excellent’.