African Organisation of English-speaking Supreme Audit Institutions

Posts by Annerie Pretorius

We are hiring!

We are looking for a dynamic individual to join our Secretariat team as the Manager: Environmental & Sustainability Assurance. The Manager: Environmental & Sustainability Assurance, will be responsible to facilitate and support the implementation of Sustainability and Environmental Audit capacity building interventions/initiatives within SAIs in the AFROSAI-E region. The application closing date is 30 November…

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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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Interview with Mr Kimi Makwetu on AGSA’s Covid-19 response

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, AFROSAI-E conducted a research project entitled “SAI resilience in addressing the auditor expectation gap during disaster periods: The case of sub-Saharan SAIs during the COVID-19 pandemic”. Amongst other findings, the research shows that here is a notable expectation gap on the audit activities SAIs are expected to perform…

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Launch of PFM Reporting Framework version 2.0

Background At the 2016 INCOSAI, members committed to make a meaningful contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). One such contribution, is to rethink the way in which supreme audit institutions (SAIs) audits and reports on public financial management (PFM). Sound public financial management, as a catalyst for government performance, is crucial to achieve the…

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Web Symposium in celebration of World Environment Day

The Court of Auditors of the State of Amazonas, in Brazil, will hold a Web Symposium on 5 June 2020, in celebration of World Environment Day. The symposium entitled: “The Challenges of Post-Pandemic Sustainability” will include reflections on the 2030 Sustainable Development Goals. The theme will be debated from the perspective of ten speakers with…

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