Monthly Archives: August 2016

SAIs Have a Critical Part in Extractives Revenue Oversight

By Dana Wilkins, Natural Resource Governance Institute Supreme audit institutions are the unsung heroes of natural resource governance—or they have the potential to be, at least. SAIs are the first, and in some cases only, independent check on the accuracy of government accounts. They measure the degree to which officials comply with legislation and budgets,…
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Building Extractive Industry Audit Capacity in AFROSAI-E

The audit of extractive industries is a priority area for AFROSAI-E. We are therefore focused on building the capacity of auditors in the region to enable them to gain an understanding of the sector and guide them on how to conduct risk assessments of the sector in order to focus their audits where the risk…
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