African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions

Archive for Oct 2020

2nd WGISAM meeting focused on supporting remote audit office

The second meeting of the AFROSAI-E Working Group for Information System Audit and Management was held online, with the theme ‘Supporting a remote Audit Office’, during the last week of September. During the meeting, members deliberated and adopted a Terms of Reference for the Working Group. To effectively implement its objectives, the working group formed…

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Collaborative initiative to strengthen regional HR capacity in PASAI

The PASAI regional working group, is collaborating with the Swedish National Audit Office (SNAO) and AFROSAI-E to deliver an online Human Resource Management training programme. The programme kicked off in August and will conclude in December 2020. Through this training and with technical support from the SNAO and AFROSAI-E team, SAIs in the Pacific region…

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Crisis, Emergency & Risk Communication for SAIs

The Covid-19 pandemic has resulted in severe world-wide disruptions of economic and social activities. This paper aims to give an overview on the differences between disasters, crises, emergencies and risks, and the recommended types of communication response for each of these. It also proposes key communication considerations for SAIs to create or adapt disaster preparedness…

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IFAC Virtual Global Summit: The Anticipatory Accountant

What if today we could know the events and forces that will shape our profession? What if we could design learning and development programmes to not only prepare accountants for today’s challenges but also to anticipate tomorrow’s challenges? From 16 – 19 November 2020, IFAC will explore these questions at its virtual global summit, The Anticipatory…

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