President of the State Audit Institution, Mr. Radoslav Sretenović, and President of the European Court of Auditors, Mr. Klaus-Heiner Lehne, opened the meeting today of Presidents of the Network of the Supreme Audit Institutions of EU candidate and potential candidate countries and the European Court of Auditors (hereinafter: the Network), held in Luxembourg in the premises of the European Court of Auditors. Meeting was chaired by the State Audit Institution.
Meeting(1) was attended by heads and liaison officers of the Network, comprising SAI of Turkey, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as by representatives of the European Court of Auditors, SIGMA( joint OECD and EU Initiative) andJoint working Group on Audit Activities.
During the meeting, representatives discussed activities implemented regarding previous work plans for 2014-2017 period. Two significant documents have been adopted on the meeting: New Work Plan of the Network for the period starting from 2018, and updated Framework of Co-operation of the Network of SAIs.
 Representatives of the Kosovo* National Audit Office have been invited to attend the meeting as observers.* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence