Auditor General Alar Karis attends meeting of AFROSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing

Helerin Kõrvemaa | 7/3/2017 | 9:29 AM

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TALLINN, 3 July 2017 – On the invitation of the Working Group on Environmental Auditing (WGEA) of the African Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (AFROSAI), European Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (EUROSAI) WGEA chair Alar Karis and National Audit Office Director of Development Services Urmet Lee are attending the meeting of the AFROSAI WGEA being held in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, from 3-7 July 2017.

The main topic of discussion at this meeting is growing urbanisation and environmental protection in Africa. The participants are debating how supreme audit institutions can support sustainable development in African cities. The Auditor General is presenting two online courses in environmental auditing developed in cooperation between the National Audit Office and the University of Tartu: ‘An Introduction to Environmental Auditing’ and ‘Auditing the Environmental Impact of Infrastructure’. The Auditor General is also giving an overview of the latest activities and plans of EUROSAI WGEA.

Helerin Kõrvemaa
National Audit Office
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