1st WGEI Meeting

The 1st meeting of WGEI:

The 1st WGEI members meeting was hosted by SAI Uganda in Kampala during the period 25th – 27th August 2014 under the theme: “Enhancing Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI) contribution in the Governance of Extractive Industries”.

The key deliverables registered in the 1st Meeting were:

i. Approval of the created Secretariat within SAI Uganda to support the WGEI chair.

ii. Approved Group’s Terms of Reference (TOR).

iii. Approved Group’s Activity plan for a three year period spanning 2014-2016.

iv. Approved WGEI Steering Committee comprising five SAIs (Brazil, Norway, Iraq, South Africa and Uganda).

v. Approved working group website: www.wgei.org.

vi. Approved WGEI Logo

vii. Agreed to hold the next meeting of WGEI in August/September 2015 at a venue yet to be volunteered by a willing SAI.

viii. Twelve (12) SAIs from the following SAI regional groupings had opportunity to share their experiences and initiatives: EUROSAI, AFROSAI, OLACEFS, ASOSAI, and ARABOSAI.