The State Audit Office of the Republic of Croatia, together with the State Audit Office of the Republic of Macedonia and the State Audit Office of Hungary, conducted a parallel audit of the efficiency of measures/activities determined by strategic documents/programs for tourism development. The aim of the joint activity, coordinated by the State Audit Office of the Republic of Croatia, was to exchange the knowledge, experience and good...
Mr. Tzvetan Tzvetkov , president of the National Audit Office of the Republic of Bulgaria , accompanied by Ms Vjara Angelova , head of International Relations Unit and Ms . Snezhina Dimitrova from the International Relations Unit , paid an official visit to the State Audit Office of the Republic of Croatia on the 10 th February 2016. Mr. Tzvetkov on this occasion presented the new legislation and model of management of the National Audit Office , and discussed the possible ways and modalities of cooperation between the two institutions .
Mr Ivan Klesic, Auditor General , accompanied by Ms Lidija Pernar , Assistant Auditor General and Ms Anita Materljan , H ead of Department for auditing EU funds , on 20 October 2015 paid a visit to the European Court of Auditors in Luxembourg . Within the framework of the visit, representatives of the SAO participated in the first part of the International...
From 28 to 30 September 2015 the State Audit Office hosted a study visit from the colleagues from the National Audit Office of the Republic of Albania. On the first day of the visit, 28 September 2015, representatives of the State Audit Office of the Republic of Croatia presented implementation of ISSAI auditing standards in performing financial and performance audits, with special emphasis on approach and the manner of preparing reports and audit reporting, using two concrete examples. On the second day of the study visit was discussed on reporting in the field of financial audit, using an example of a state owned company and audits of local government units. The last day of the study visit was dedicated to the quality control and quality assurance in the State Audit Office, with particular emphasis on quality control in the phase of reporting. During study visits with counterparts also exchanged experiences from other areas of work, as well as the associated regulations for the state auditors work.
A three day study visit was organized in cooperation with Technical Assistance Information Exchange Instrument of the European Commission - TAIEX, and the State Audit Office of the Republic of Croatia. Participants were three representatives of the State Audit Institution of the Republic of Montenegro, as well as representatives of the State Audit Office of the Republic of Croatia responsible for auditing of political parties.
At the invitation of Mr. Milenko Sego, Auditor General of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr. Ivan Klešić and his associates stayed in Sarajevo on 5 May 2015, in a bilateral visit to the Audit Office of the Institutions of Bosnia and Herzegovina. During the meeting, they exchanged experiences related to the audit approach and methodology and discussed perofrmance audits carried out, as well as a number of other issues of mutual interest and the possibilities and modalities for future institutional cooperation.
On 19 December 2015, the 69th United Nations General Assembly adopted Resolution A/69/228 on „Promoting and fostering the efficiency, accountability, effectiveness and transparency of public administration by strengthening supreme audit institutions“, where independence and the need to strengthen supreme audit institutions' capacities were emphasized.
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