Press Releases Archive, 2016

Performance Audit Report Published - Own Revenues of Direct and Indirect Budget Beneficiaries of the Republic of Serbia According to the Budget System Law

22

December

Performance Audit Report Published - Own Revenues of Direct and Indirect Budget Beneficiaries of the Republic of Serbia According to the Budget System Law

22 December 2016.

State Audit Institution published today final performance audit report titled "Own Revenues of Direct and Indirect Budget Beneficiaries of the Republic of Serbia According to the Budget System Law".

Fourth Workshop Held within the Second Regional Parallel Performance Audit Project

16

December

Fourth Workshop Held within the Second Regional Parallel Performance Audit Project

16 December 2016.

Delegation of the State Audit Institution, comprising audit advisors Ms. Nada Tosic and Mr. Goran Mandic, participated in the work of fourth workshop held from 13th until 16th December in Tirana as part of the second regional parallel performance audit project, conducted in the area of public procurements, within Advancing Accountability Mechanisms in the Public Finances Project, implemented by the State Audit institution and United Nations Development Program (UNDP), financed by the Swedish Government.

Conference on Cooperation between the Anti-Corruption Agency and State Bodies in Fight Against Corruption

09

December

Conference on Cooperation between the Anti-Corruption Agency and State Bodies in Fight Against Corruption

09 December 2016.

President of the State Audit Institution (SAI) and Auditor-General, Mr. Radoslav Sretenovic, participated in the Conference dedicated to cooperation between Anti-Corruption Agency and state bodies in fighting corruption, which marked 9th December, International Anti-corruption Day.

IT Workshop: Reliability of Information System

01

December

IT Workshop: Reliability of Information System

01 December 2016.

Representatives of the State Audit Institution, State Auditors for IT Support in Audit, Mr. Dragan Stojanovic and Mr. Dejan Stojiljkovic, presented the work of the State Audit institution in Belgrade today, at the workshop that covered past experience of SAI in information system auditing in local authorities.

The Institution Published New Audit Reports from the 2016 Audit Program

25

November

The Institution Published New Audit Reports from the 2016 Audit Program

25 November 2016.

Based on the 2016 Audit Program, the State Audit Institution has published today final reports on audit of financial statements and compliance audit for 2015, for the following auditees:

Meeting of the Presidents of the Supreme Audit Institutions

22

November

Meeting of the Presidents of the Supreme Audit Institutions

22 November 2016.

Auditor-General and President of the State Audit Institution of Serbia, Mr. Radoslav Sretenovic, participated in a working meeting with the Presidents of SAI of Slovenia, Montenegro, Macedonia and Croatia in Ljubljana on 21st November. Host of the meeting was President of the Slovenian Court of Audit, Mr. Tomaz Vesel.

Conference Held on "Establishing More Effective Working Relations Between Supreme Audit Institutions and Parliaments"

09

November

Conference Held on "Establishing More Effective Working Relations Between Supreme Audit Institutions and Parliaments"

09 November 2016.

Delegation of the State Audit Institution, headed by the President and Auditor-General, Mr. Radoslav Sretenovic, participated in the international conference titled "Establishing More Effective Working Relations Between Supreme Audit Institutions and Parliaments", held in Ankara on 8th and 9th November 2016. Host of the Conference was the Turkish Court of Audit, while the Conference was organized with financial and logistical support of SIGMA, joint OECD and EU Initiative.

Lecture Given by Experts from the European Court of Audit

04

November

Lecture Given by Experts from the European Court of Audit

04 November 2016.

On 3rd and 4th November, an advanced training was held in Belgrade for auditors employed in the State Audit Institution. A Two-day training was organized with the support of the Advancing Accountability Mechanisms in the Public Finances Project, financed by the Swedish Government, and the Enhancement of Municipal Audit for Accountability and Efficiency in Public Finance Management Project, financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC).

Annual Contact Committee Meeting of the Heads of the Supreme Audit Institutions of the European Union

21

October

Annual Contact Committee Meeting of the Heads of the Supreme Audit Institutions of the European Union

21 October 2016.

Organized by the Supreme Audit Institution of the Republic of Slovakia, Annual Contact Committee Meeting of the Heads of the Supreme Audit Institutions of the European Union and the European Court of Auditors was organized on 20th and 21st October in Bratislava.

Delegation of Young Civil Servants of SAI of Netherlands, Parliament and State Council Visited SAI of Serbia

20

October

Delegation of Young Civil Servants of SAI of Netherlands, Parliament and State Council Visited SAI of Serbia

20 October 2016.

Delegation of Young Civil Servants of Supreme Audit Institutions of Netherlands, Dutch Parliament and State Council visited Serbian State Audit Institution today, within study visit organized by Association of Dutch Young Civil Servants (YoHoCo).

Third Workshop Held within the Second Regional Parallel Performance Audit Project

07

October

Third Workshop Held within the Second Regional Parallel Performance Audit Project

07 October 2016.

From 3rd until 7thOctober, delegation of the State Audit Institution, comprising Supreme State Auditor, Ms Svetlana Toma Anokic, and Senior Audit Advisors, Ms Nada Tosic and Mr. Goran Mandic, participated in the third workshop dedicated to realization of the second regional Parallel Performance Audit Project, topic of which was area of public procurements.

USAID Judicial Reform and Government Accountability Project Completed

05

October

USAID Judicial Reform and Government Accountability Project Completed

05 October 2016.

Five-year Judicial Reform and Government Accountability Project (JRGA) is officially closed today at the Conference in "Aeroklub" in Belgrade.Official closing of the Project was also attended by the President of the State Audit Institution and Auditor General, Mr. Radoslav Sretenovic.

A Representative of the Institution Accepted as an Intern in the European Court of Auditors

04

October

A Representative of the Institution Accepted as an Intern in the European Court of Auditors

04 October 2016.

Ms Milica Milić, Independent Advisor in the State Audit Institution, entered an internship program in the European Court of Auditors on 1st October 2016. The young colleague will be residing in Luxembourg for the next 5 months, until 28th February 2017, together with colleagues from Supreme Audit Institutions of Turkey and Albania. During five-month programs, Ms Milica Milić, will be working in the Chamber 2 - Investments in cohesion, growth and inclusion.

First Session of the Subcommittee for Reviewing Audit Reports of the State Audit Institution

30

September

First Session of the Subcommittee for Reviewing Audit Reports of the State Audit Institution

30 September 2016.

President of the State Audit Institution and Auditor-General, Mr. Radoslav Sretenovic, and Supreme State Auditor from the Performance Audit Sector, Ms. Svetlana Toma Anokic, attended the first session of the Subcommittee for Reviewing Audit Reports of the State Audit Institution, held on 30th September.

14th Meeting of EUROSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing and Seminar on Sustainable Development Audit Organized

26

September

14th Meeting of EUROSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing and Seminar on Sustainable Development Audit Organized

26 September 2016.

President of the State Audit Institution and Auditor General, Mr. Radoslav Sretenovic, participated in the seminar dedicated to role of Supreme Audit Institutions in sustainable development audit in Skoplje on 26th September. Seminar was organized within 14th Annual Meeting of EUROSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing, where the host was the State Audit Institution of the Republic of Macedonia.

Fifth Meeting of the Parliamentary Stabilization and Association Committee (PSAC) between European Union and Serbia

24

September

Fifth Meeting of the Parliamentary Stabilization and Association Committee (PSAC) between European Union and Serbia

24 September 2016.

President of the State Audit Institution and Auditor General, Mr. Radoslav Sretenovic, presented latest information regarding work of the State Audit Institution of Serbia to participants of the fifth meeting of the Parliamentary Stabilization and Association Committee between European Union and Serbia, in the National Assembly Building.

On the second day of the meeting, on 23rd September 2016, he presented findings from audit reports regarding audits implemented during 2015 to the MPs from the Serbian and European Parliaments, as well as to representatives of the European Court of Auditors.

Workshop on Audit Opinions

13

April

Workshop on Audit Opinions

13 April 2016.

President of the State Audit Institution, Mr. Radoslav Sretenović opens today in Belgrade a two-day "Workshop on Audit Opinions", within the Network of the SAIs of Acceding Candidate and Potential Candidate Countries of EU, with the support of the Swedish National Audit Office (SNAO) and SIGMA, together with the Joint working Group on Audit Activities (JWGAA). Additional support to the Institution in organization of the Workshop was provided by the UNDP Project, financed by the SDC.

State Audit Institution Delivers to the National Assembly Activity Report for 2015

31

March

State Audit Institution Delivers to the National Assembly Activity Report for 2015

31 March 2016.

On 30th March 2016, the State Audit Institution submitted to the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia Activity Report for 2015 of the State Audit Institution.