INTOSAI Side Event
ECOSOC High-Level Political Forum
Together with the United Nations (UN) and the Permanent Missions of Austria and the United Arab Emirates to the UN, the INTOSAI General Secretariat successfully organised a high-level roundtable discussion on "The contribution of Supreme Audit Institutions to ensuring that no one is left behind in the implementation of the SDGs" in the framework of the UN ECOSOC High-Level Political Forum in New York on 20 July 2016 ... more >>
New Secretary General of INTOSAI
Dr. Margit Kraker assumed office as President of the Austrian Court of Audit (ACA) and Secretary General of INTOSAI on 1 July 2016. She was elected by the Austrian Parliament in June 2016 in accordance with the provisions of the Austrian Federal Constitutional Law for a term of office of 12 years.
Dr. Kraker has long-standing experience in national and international government auditing as the former director of the Court of Audit of the Province of Styria (Austria) and member of the Management Committee of the European Organisation of Regional External Public Finance Audit Institutions (EURORAI). She held these functions until assuming office in the ACA.
Margit Kraker also gained extensive experience as a legal expert at the Austrian Parliament and the Provincial Parliament of Styria, and as supervisory board member in private-sector companies such as the Styrian Tourism Association and the Styrian Hospital Corporation.
Independence for the world’s audit institutions: a step closer
INTOSAI welcomes the May 12, 2016 Anti-Corruption Summit in London on having recognised the important role Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) play in the fight against corruption. The Conference communique called for the governments across the world to strengthen ... more >>
Draft new INTOSAI Strategic Plan for comments by INTOSAI members
The Chair of INTOSAI's Finance and Administration (FAC) Task Force on the 2017-2022 Strategic Plan, Mr. Gene Dodaro, is pleased to release a draft of the plan for consideration among the Full Membership of INTOSAI. The draft is based on the thoughtful input of many across the INTOSAI community and as such is a perfect example of our motto "Mutual Experience Benefits All". ... more >>