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AFROSAI Regional Joint Audit Project (2015-2017)

Beneficiary level: Regional
Project status: Partly supported
Duration from: 2015-01-01
Duration to: 2017-01-01
Total budget (US Dollar): $1968100

This proposal seeks to build capacity in environmental auditing in AFROSAI member SAIs connected to the Nile River and the Congo Basin Forest. The project focuses on promoting cooperation between participating SAIs to facilitate exchange of information and experiences, and to enable them to develop common environmental audit tools and processes in their respective countries. The project promotes the use of ISSAIs, particularly environmental audit and performance audit standards. Joint reports on the management and use of Nile River and Congo Basin Forest resources and national reports relating to each country’s management of these resources are expected to be prepared and published. National reports will be submitted to governments and finance committees in the participating countries, Joint reports will be submitted to the African Union and the respective countries’ parliaments. The AFROSAI General Secretariat will have administrative and financial responsibility for this regional project, on behalf of the participating SAIs. It will also monitor activities relating to the project. The INTOSAI Working Group on Environmental Audit (WGEA) will provide technical and methodological support to the participating SAIs. Support requested: Technical, methodological and financial support Implementing partner: AFROSAI General Secretariat and Participating SAIs.
Providers of support:
The African Development Bank expressed their interest in supporting this initiative partly and a grant of 1 968 100usd was approved.

SAIs connected to this project

How the project was initiated
Global Call 2013
Gender Relevance
Has the project/activity as an objective “the strengthening of the SAI Institutional Framework/ Independence”?
Contact person: Beneficiary SAI/Region/Committee
Alfred Enoh, Tel. (237) 22 22 01 82. Email: [email protected] / [email protected]
Source of funding
African Development Bank
Other Source of funding
Contact person: Provider of support
Etienne Nkoa [email protected]
Implementing agency(s)
Contact person: Implementing partner(s)
Type of support
Stand alone project
Support modality
Support categories covered
Other Specialized Audits
Is support based on beneficiary SAI/INTOSAI region Strategic Plan?
Link to related projects/programs
No related projects/programs
Any other information
The principal beneficiaries of the project will be the participating Supreme Audit Institutions. For component 1: Participating SAIs include those of the Nile River basin countries, including in particular Burundi, Egypt, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda, Sudan and South Sudan; For component 2: Participating SAIs include the those of the Congo Basin Forest countries, including in particular, Cameroon, the Republic of the Congo, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, and Sao Tome and Principe. Subsidiary/incidental/secondary beneficiaries of the regional project include the AFROSAI General Secretariat and WGEA.