February 5 | Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Re-visioning Public Accounts Committees in Small Legislatures (discussion paper) Characteristics of Different External Audit Systems (discussion paper) Lima Declaration of Guidelines on Auditing Precepts / Mexico Declaration on SAI Independence (declaration) PAC and SAI: “Partners” in the Accountability Process (presentation)
Understandin Parliamentary Oversight Committees and Relationships: Attributes of an Effective Public Accounts Committee (discussion paper)
- To build on the discussions about parliamentary budget oversight mechanisms and other key issues of concern to Public Accounts Committees (PACs) that took place during ParlAmericas’ Workshop 5
- To provide a space for parliamentarians and Auditors General from the Caribbean to continue sharing best practices
- To enhance practical skills related to auditing
Overview of the Budgetary Cycle (presentation)
Challenges and Practices: Public Accounts Committees in “Small” and “Large” Legislatures (presentation)
Supreme Audit Institution (SAI)-Parliament Cooperation (presentation)
Understanding Key Audit Products: Introductions to Regularity/Financial Statement & Value-for-Money Audit (presentation)
IN THE NEWS (original language)
Julius Espat takes lobby for PAC reform to hemispheric organization, ParlAmericas, 4 February 2014, Amandala, Belize.
Caribische landen willen versterking begrotingsproces, 6 February 2014, Starnieuws, Suriname.
Shaw wants PAC to examine contractor general reports, 6 February 2014, Gleaner, Jamaica.