Category Archives: Guidelines

New Guidance on Auditing the Mining Sector by the Canadian Audit and Accountability Foundation

CAAFThe Canadian Audit and Accountability Foundation (formerly known as CCAF) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting and strengthening public sector performance audit, oversight and accountability in Canada and abroad. In 2013, we initiated a program to develop new performance audit methodology tools in...
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New CCAF Guidance on Auditing the Oil and Gas Sector

CCAF is a Canadian not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting and strengthening public sector performance audit, oversight and accountability in Canada and abroad. In 2013, we initiated a program to develop new performance audit methodology tools in the form of a series of Practice Guides. In October 2016, we released our fourth publication in this series:...
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A Proposed Framework on How to approach Extractive Industry (EI) Audits

At the 3rd Annual WGEI Conference in Mombasa, the United States Government Accountability Office (GAO) presented a proposed framework for developing guidance on how to approach Extractive Industry (EI) audits. The idea behind this guidance was to create an accessible starting point for someone unfamiliar with extractive industry audits. GAO is proposing to develop a...
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