UN Committee of Experts calls for strengthening the independence of Supreme Audit Institutions
The UN Committee of Experts on Public Administration (CEPA) calls for strengthening the independence of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) as an element of the Post-2015 Development Agenda.
Prompted by the INTOSAI General Secretariat, the experts on public administration demanded the strengthening of SAI independence at their most recent meeting, which took place at the UN Headquarters in New York from 7 to 11 April 2014. ... more >>
From 3 to 7 March 2014 INTOSAIs financial statements for the year 2013 were audited at the INTOSAI General Secretariat in Vienna, Austria.
Auditors from the SAIs of Oman and Ghana submitted their audit report with unqualified opinion to the General Secretariat for inclusion in the annual report which will be submitted to the Governing Board by the end of April 2014.
INTOSAI intensifies cooperation with IPU
INTOSAI intensifies its cooperation with IPU, the Inter-Parliamentary Union, in particular in the framework of the United Nations Post-2015 Development Agenda. This decision was taken by INTOSAI Secretary General Josef Moser and IPU Secretary General Anders B. Johnsson at a meeting in Geneva on 27 February 2014. ... more >>
Global Call for Proposals 2013
Following the considerable interest in the 2011 Global Call for Proposals, a new round of the Global Call for Proposals was launched at XXI INTOSAI Congress in Beijing in October 2013.
This represents an opportunity for individual SAIs, INTOSAI Regions/Sub-Regions, as well as INTOSAI Committees, Subcommittees and Working Groups to express their capacity needs, for potential support from the SAI and donor communities. Eligible applicants are SAIs in ODA eligible countries, the INTOSAI regions and other INTOSAI bodies where the proposal is predominantly for the benefit of SAIs in ODA eligible countries. ... more >>
XXIII OLACEFS General Assembly in Santiago de Chile
The XXIII General Assembly of OLACEFS, which took place in Santiago de Chile, Chile, from 9-12 December 2013 was devoted to the 50th anniversary of OLACEFS.
123 representatives participated at the General Assembly. In addition to almost all OLACEFS members, the SAI of China as chair of INTOSAI, the General Secretariat of INTOSAI, the Director of Strategic Planning, IDI, the International Journal of Government Auditing, the OECD, the Organization of American States (OAS), ... more >>