African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions

Consolidated guidance on regularity audits with environmental focus – Updated guidance for AFROSAI-E region – 2009

During the past years there have been many initiatives in the AFROSAI-E region regarding environmental audits. Interventions on environmental auditing included a course in Arusha, Tanzania in 1999, a workshop in Nelspruit, South Africa in 2002 and the course in Nairobi, Kenya in 2004. Furthermore a guideline relating to compliance auditing of medical waste has been utilised since 2002 in various SAI’s within the region. SAI’s from Ethiopia, Kenya, Mauritius and South Africa participated during 2005 in an audit looking at Solid waste management