Spring 2018

CGR Issues Opinion on Climate Change Pressures
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CGR Issues Opinion on Climate Change Pressures

The Office of the Comptroller General of Costa Rica issued an opinion document to provide input to the Legislative Assembly regarding key elements that exert pressure on the Public Treasury as a result of climate variability and change. The document’s relevance centers on the heavy consideration that must be given to climate change...

Declaration of Asunción on SAI Budgetary Security
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Declaration of Asunción on SAI Budgetary Security

One of the outcomes from the OLACEFS General Assembly held in Asunción, Paraguay, in October 2017, was the issuance of the Declaration of Asunción on Budgetary Security and Financial Stability of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs). Reflecting the concept that oversight/control is an essential part of government operations, the declaration acknowledges...