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Regional HR Workshop participants experience Umuganda in Rwanda

The Office of the Auditor General of Rwanda welcomed the 45 participants from 16 member-SAIs in Kigali, Rwanda from 24 – 28 June 2019 for the annual AFROSAI-E HR Workshop. The theme this years’ workshop was: “Establishing a culture of staff engagement to improve individual and SAI performance”  In addition to intensive sessions on the…

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AFROSAI-E and ARABOSAI collaborate to train SAIs on auditing the SDGs

In the spirit of mutual experience benefits all, AFROSAI-E collaborated with ARABOSAI to hold a training workshop on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Hammamet, Tunisia from 7-11 July 2019. Ten SAIs from the ARABOSAI region participated namely, Jordan, Tunisia, Algeria, Iraq, Qatar, Morocco, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Oman and Libya. The objective of…

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INTOSAI KSC Disaster Preparedness Research Project

The INTOSAI Knowledge Sharing Committee (KSC) Research Project on “Disaster Preparedness for Supreme Audit Institutions” exposure draft is now available for comments. The comment deadline is 29 August 2019. Download the document and provide comments on the INTOSAI Community Portal

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SAI South Sudan introduces new five-year Strategic Plan

At a ceremony held on 21 June in Juba, the National Audit Chamber of South Sudan launched its five-year Strategic Plan, 2019–2024. The plan is truly result-oriented with clear plans on how the SAI will contribute to better public financial management through relevant and high-quality audits. This includes expanding the audit coverage of both Central…

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AFROSAI-E Working Group on Information Systems Audit and Management

By Martin Kilungu At the 2018 AFROSAI-E Governing Board meeting, members held in-depth discussions on the theme: SAIs in the Digital Age. They agreed that SAIs are faced with significant information security and other challenges and that this is a focus area that requires urgent attention. As a result, they decided to create a regional…

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EITI Conference on Beneficial Ownership Transparency

Theme: Opening Up Ownership: Africa Harnessing the potential of Extractives  The Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative Conference took place in Dakar, Senegal from 31 October to 2 November 2018. This conference was held to share experiences on the status of progress towards 2020 in terms of the EITI standard 2.5 (c) of 2016 implementation. According to…

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SAI Liberia gets hands on with FAM

Throughout the AFROSAI-E region, SAIs are taking up the challenge to transition from the Regularity Audit methodology, used since 2010, to the new Financial and Compliance Audit methodologies. SAI Liberia is one of the SAIs taking up this challenge. During the last week of August, a hands-on training workshop was held in Margibi County, Liberia,…

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