SAI Serbia Participated in the 11th Congress of the European Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions

15 April 2021.
SAI Serbia Participated in the 11th Congress of the European Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions

President and Auditor General of the State Audit Institution, Dr. Dusko Pejovic, participated in the work of the 11th Congress of the European Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (EUROSAI), which was held for the first time in an online format, organized by the SAI of the Czech Republic.

During the event, the SAI of Czech Republic took over the position of the EUROSAI Chairman from the SAI of Turkey for the period 2021-2024.

In the first administrative section of the Congress the plenary session was held during which formal issues were discussed regarding the Statute of EUROSAI.

The most important activities were presented over the course of implementation of the Program of the EUROSAI Presidency for the period 2017-2021, reports on the implementation of the current EUROSAI Strategic Plan, as well as the activities of working and project groups of EUROSAI. Also, elections were held for positions in this organization - SAI Israel was chosen to be the next chairman of EUROSAI, the SAI of the United Kingdom and Lithuania were elected as the new members of the Steering Committee, while the SAIs of Bulgaria and the Croatia were elected as auditors.

Second professional part of the Congress, which includes the organization of professional workshops and exchange of knowledge and experience, should be held in Prague once epidemiological conditions are met.

The Congress was attended by the representatives of 48 SAIs - members of EUROSAI.

State Audit Institution of the Republic of Serbia became full member of EUROSAI in June 2009. Also, SAI has been a member of all five EUROSAI working and project groups - WG for Information Technology, WG for Environmental Auditing, WG for the Audit of Funds Allocated to Disasters and Catastrophes , WG for Municipality Audit and WG on Audit and Ethics.