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Brokering Support for SAIs: Get to Know the INTOSAI Donor Cooperation’s Brokerage Initiatives

Learn about the INTOSAI Donor Cooperation’s Brokering Upscaled SAI Support (BUSS) and Global SAI Accountability Initiative (GSAI) Initiatives.

Brokerage to Strengthen the INTOSAI Community: An Interview with Marcela Hommefoss

Amongst the many things the INTOSAI Donor Cooperation (IDC) does to strengthen support to the SAI community, the IDC’s brokerage activities have helped connect SAIs with resources, guidance, and partnerships from donors, peer partners, and other organizations. The INTOSAI Development Initiative’s (IDI) Global Foundations Unit leads this work with the goal of enhancing the capacity of SAIs to lead their own development initiatives. 

Protected: INTOSAI Development Initiative and OECD Foster Global Collaboration to Address SAI Independence Threats
December 4, 2023
The INTOSAI Donor Cooperation Determines a Path Forward for Supporting SAIs in Developing Countries

Major donors, supreme audit institutions (SAIs), the INTOSAI Development Initiative (IDI), and key stakeholders gathered…

ASOSAI GB Meeting 2023
Key Elections Held For 2028 INCOSAI Host and INTOSAI Chair and 2027 ASOSAI Assembly Host
October 10, 2023
IBP launch panel photo formatted
Register for Handbook Launch: International Budget Partnership Promotes Budget Credibility Through External Audits
July 18, 2023
The Accountability State Authority of Egypt Set to Host Next INCOSAI in 2025

The Accountability State Authority of Egypt, Egypt’s Supreme Audit Institution (SAI), will host the XXV…

INTOSAI Approves the Rio Declaration at INCOSAI XXIV

At the International Congress of Supreme Audit Institutions (INCOSAI) XXIV, following discussions of the two…

Strategic Plan
Key Adoptions, Endorsements, and Appointments Made at INCOSAI XXIV

The indicators of a successful INCOSAI include widespread knowledge sharing and discussion, international cooperation and…

Three SAI Young Leaders Recognized for Excellence in Innovation, Collaboration and Transformation

The INTOSAI Development Initiative (IDI)’s SAI Young Leaders Awards celebrate and recognize innovation, collaboration and…

Comptroller General Gene L. Dodaro Presents Staats Award
Authors from the Canadian Audit and Accountability Foundation and the U.S. Government Accountability Office’s Center for Audit Excellence win the INCOSAI XXIV Staats Award

The Comptroller General of the United States presented the Elmer B. Staats Award on behalf…

The INTOSAI Development Initiative Wins the First Kimi Makwetu Award for Excellence in Capacity Building

The first Kimi Makwetu Award was presented to the INTOSAI Development Initiative (IDI) by the…

Comptroller General Gene L. Dodaro accepts Kandutsch Award
Comptroller General of the United States Gene L. Dodaro Accepts the Jörg Kandutsch Award on behalf of the US Government Accountability Office

The International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) presented the Jörg Kandutsch Award at the…

Snapshot from Rio de Janeiro

Key Facts: Awards Presented: Key Decisions and Endorsements

Engaging with Civil Society Enables High Quality Audits in Critical Times: Perspectives from the U.S. GAO

In recent years, Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) have increasingly seen the value in engaging with civil society as a way to enhance government accountability and the quality of their audits. While we regularly engage with civil society during the normal course of our work, at no time has this been more important than during global emergencies, such as the COVID-19 pandemic that we all have experienced for going on three years.

Mechanisms to Enhance Community Involvement in Public Sector Audits: Evidence from SAI of Indonesia

BPK enhances the role of the community in public sector audits through three public information services, implemented by the PPID.

CSO Engagement a New Opportunity for Many Pacific Island SAIs: PASAI Stakeholder Engagement

Pacific Association of Supreme Audit Institutions (PASAI), delivered a workshop called Effective Stakeholder Engagement attended by staff from 10 Pacific Island public audit offices.

The Algerian Court of Accounts (COA) Implements Cooperation Programs and Engages the INTOSAI Community in High-Level Regional and International Events

The Algerian Court of Accounts (COA) has recently concluded and implemented a number of cooperation programs, further demonstrating the COA commitment to effective partnerships.

Achieving Gender Equality Requires Continuous Collaboration and a Holistic Approach

Despite progress in many countries, daunting challenges persist in the effort to achieve real equality between women and men. According to the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women) Strategic Plan for 2022-2025, there have been significant worldwide improvements in gender equality in the areas of…

INTOSAI Governing Board Holds 75th Meeting

On November 23, 2021, the 75th meeting of the INTOSAI Governing Board took place virtually, hosted by the Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) of Brazil, the Governing Board’s First Vice-Chair. In his opening remarks, Governing Board Chair Aleksei Kudrin commended SAIs’ many innovations and achievements during the pandemic, including…

Peer Review: A Road to Building Trust, Accountability, and Credibility

The INTOSAI Journal interviews Benjamin Nelson, Managing Director for Audit Policy and Quality Assurance, U.S. Government Accountability Office, about how peer review contributes to capacity building of Supreme Audit Institutions. Mr. Nelson directs the…

GAO Holds International Webinar on Auditing for Fraud

With governments around the world spending massive sums to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) have a key role to play in detecting and preventing fraud. To share knowledge and best practices, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) held an international webinar on September 15, 2021, on “Auditing for Fraud: Experiences, Tools and Techniques, and Looking Ahead.” The virtual event, which attracted approximately 260 attendees, was…