The budget books are publicly available and can be obtained from the Ministry of Finance. To make the budget books more easily accessible, Uwazi has started scanning the 2010/2011 budget books to make them available in machine readable format.
It is envisaged that by end March 2011, the scanned budget books will be available in excel.
Step 1: obtain the budget books
Step 2: prepare for scanning
Step 3: scan the individual pages
Step 4: edit scanned pages
Step 5: prepare an excel file