The signing of the 2018/19 performance contracts will be combined with the presentation of an appraisal report from last year’s performance contracts.
The statistics body said yesterday that last year’s performance results, which will be published today, are based on scientific findings and hence fact-based, independent and reliable.
The NISR involvement is a result of last year’s request by President Paul Kagame that the evaluation of Imihigo should be conducted by institutions that can scientifically provide evidence-based results.
Introduced in 2006, Imihigo, has been credited with improving accountability and speeding up the pace of citizen-centered development activities and programmes.
Last year, Rwamagana District emerged the best performer in the implementation of the performance contracts for 2016-17, having scored scoring 82.02 per cent.
The last three performing districts in the implementation of the performance contracts included Rubavu with 72.8 per cent which was last on the list, at number 30, while Rulindo ranked 29 and Ruhango email@example.com