January 22, 2014
Pre-Workshop Recommended Resources

ParlAmericas’ next workshop Strengthening Parliamentary Budget Oversight (Caribbean) – Phase 2 is less than a month away. To prepare for the discussions and other activities, participants may be interested in reviewing the following materials on the workshop topic. These resources have been prepared by individuals and institutions specializing in budget oversight in the hemisphere:

Characteristics of Different External Audit Systems

Lima Declaration of Guidelines on Auditing Precepts / Mexico Declaration on SAI Independence

PAC and SAI: “Partners” in the Accountability Process

Parliamentary Oversight Committees and Relationships: Attributes of an Effective Public Accounts Committee

As the workshop is targeted to parliamentarians from English-speaking countries of the Caribbean, these materials are only available in English.