Autumn 2018

SAO Latvia Celebrates 95 Years of Service
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SAO Latvia Celebrates 95 Years of Service

The State Audit Office (SAO) of the Republic of Latvia marked its 95th anniversary in August 2018. Celebrations included a conference focusing on overcoming personal and professional challenges everyone faces as they attempt to reach bigger goals. “Over the past 95 years, we have...

PASAI Congress Embraces Digital Demands and Change
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PASAI Congress Embraces Digital Demands and Change

The digital age is upon us. It has been called the greatest information revolution since the advent of the printing press. But, how can Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI) adapt? Organizers of the 21st Pacific Association of Supreme Audit Institutions (PASAI) Congress held in August in Queensland, Australia, recognized this challenge—for every sector of society, including every SAI...

Are We Prepared? SAI Poland’s Experience Auditing National SDG Implementation Preparedness
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Are We Prepared? SAI Poland’s Experience Auditing National SDG Implementation Preparedness

Poland has declared its commitment to implement the 2030 UN Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a task calling for cooperation from the entire administration and all relevant stakeholders. A new development model for Poland, outlined in the country's Strategy for Responsible Development, meets Agenda 2030 expectations and is consistent with...

INTOSAI Cooperative Audits Virtual Catalog Now Available
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INTOSAI Cooperative Audits Virtual Catalog Now Available

The International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) Capacity Building Committee (CBC) Subcommittee on Cooperative Audits has developed a virtual catalog to work as a worldwide repository of cooperative audits carried out within the INTOSAI community. The catalog, available to all INTOSAI members, is a great reference source for...

Building Capacity by Enhancing SAI Technical Support
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Building Capacity by Enhancing SAI Technical Support

Cultivating Supreme Audit Institutions' (SAI) technical capacity, particularly in developing countries, is crucial. Increased technical capacity helps strengthen organizational structure and operations, while incorporating improved service delivery approaches, which adds value and benefits to the lives of citizens. Improved technical capabilities also...