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GAO Hosts Webinar on “Real-time Auditing”
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GAO Hosts Webinar on “Real-time Auditing”

On April 7, 2021, the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) held the first in a series of free international webinars to promote knowledge sharing and address emerging issues the INTOSAI community is facing during the pandemic. More information about the webinar series can be found here. The topic of the first webinar was the challenges and lessons learned in conducting real-time audits of COVID-19 activities. The webinar featured...

OLACEFS Offers Free Online Course on Performance Audits
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OLACEFS Offers Free Online Course on Performance Audits

Access to a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) on Performance Audit—promoted by the Organization of Latin American and Caribbean Supreme Audit Institutions (OLACEFS) Capacity Building Committee, currently under the presidency of Brazil’s Federal Court of Accounts—was made available in October 2020. This free course provides information about...

SAO Latvia Implements New Training and Certification System for Public Auditors
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SAO Latvia Implements New Training and Certification System for Public Auditors

The State Audit Office (SAO) of Latvia has consistently promoted professional employee growth as an integral part of its organizational development strategy and began developing a nationally recognized training and certification system for public sector auditors in 2016. The SAO continues investing in staff abilities and skills as a key component in maximizing capacity and upholding...

Egypt’s Accountability State Authority Contributes to Regional Events, Chairs COMESA Board, Participates in African Union Audit
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Egypt’s Accountability State Authority Contributes to Regional Events, Chairs COMESA Board, Participates in African Union Audit

gypt's Accountability State Authority (ASA) participated in several virtual events, including the 16th Arab Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (ARABOSAI) Capacity Building Committee and 15th ARABOSAI Professional and Supervisory Standards Committee meetings on May 14, 2020; and the...