Some improvement, but fundamental challenges need addressing, says Auditor General
|Report - Click here to download the report - Communities First|
|Click here to view the press release|
Today's report acknowledges that improvements have been made to the scheme since it was launched in 2001. In the early years, there were serious weaknesses with the way Assembly Government planned and managed the programme. Since then it has made a number of improvements, for example, in the way that it distributes funds and monitors performance.