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Exam Organized for Acquiring the Auditor Title - Authorized State Auditor

14

July

Exam Organized for Acquiring the Auditor Title - Authorized State Auditor

14 July 2022.

Nine state auditors of the State Audit Institution presented their papers today before the Commission for Taking the Exam for Acquiring the Title of State Auditor and Authorized State Auditor, and thus successfully passed the exam for acquiring the Auditor Title - Authorized State Auditor.

Significant Role of SAI in Promoting Gender-Responsive Budgeting

12

July

Significant Role of SAI in Promoting Gender-Responsive Budgeting

12 July 2022.

The Republic of Serbia has successfully established gender-responsive budgeting, as well as a system for monitoring investments in gender equality, said Dr. Duško Pejović, President of the State Audit Institution (DRI) and Auditor-General..

Working Meeting of the President of the SAI and the Auditor-General of the Supreme Office for Public Sector Auditing of Republic of Srpska.

12

July

Working Meeting of the President of the SAI and the Auditor-General of the Supreme Office for Public Sector Auditing of Republic of Srpska.

12 July 2022.

The President of the State Audit Institution of the Republic of Serbia and the Auditor-General, Dr. Duško Pejović, had a working meeting today in Banja Luka with the Auditor-General of the Supreme Office for Public Sector Auditing of Republic of Srpska, Mr. Jovo Radukić

A Regional Conference Held in Fruška Gora Dedicated to the Public Procurement System

23

June

A Regional Conference Held in Fruška Gora Dedicated to the Public Procurement System

23 June 2022.

Supreme State Auditor, Ms Stojanka Milovanović, participated in the regional conference "Regulations are being improved, corruption remains the number one problem", held on June 21st and 22nd in Fruška Gora, on the topic "State of affairs of the public procurement system from the perspective of the State Audit Institution of the Republic of Serbia". The two-day conference was dedicated to the state of affairs of the public procurement system in the Western Balkans.

Predstavnici DRI učesnici radionice u okviru Programa za strategiju, merenje učinka i izveštavanje Razvojne inicijative INTOSAI

20

June

Predstavnici DRI učesnici radionice u okviru Programa za strategiju, merenje učinka i izveštavanje Razvojne inicijative INTOSAI

20 June 2022.

Ovlašćeni državni revizor Nikola Stefanović, državni revizor Željko Motić i viši savetnik za kontrolu kvaliteta Miloš Mandušić učestvovali su na radionici posvećenoj naučenim lekcijama i daljim koracima u okviru Programa za strategiju, merenje učinka i izveštavanje Razvojne inicijative INTOSAI (IDI) održanoj od 13. do 17. juna u Oslu, u Norveškoj.

Predstavnici DRI učesnici „Putujućeg kluba stručnjaka“ EUROSAI

17

June

Predstavnici DRI učesnici „Putujućeg kluba stručnjaka“ EUROSAI

17 June 2022.

Predstavnici Državne revizorske institucije učestvovali su na prvom vebinaru „Metode uveravanja u kvalitet revizije“ koji je, u okviru nove Projektne grupe u okviru Strateškog cilja 1 Evropske organizacije vrhovnih revizorskih institucija (EUROSAI), pod nazivom „Putujući klub stručnjaka“, 16. juna 2022. godine organizovala vrhovna revizorska institucija Litvanije, u saradnji sa vrhovnom revizorskom institucijom Izraela.

Održan sastanak Projektne grupe za buduće rizike i klimatsku krizu EUROSAI

15

June

Održan sastanak Projektne grupe za buduće rizike i klimatsku krizu EUROSAI

15 June 2022.

Projektna grupa za buduće rizike i klimatsku krizu Evropske organizacije vrhovnih revizorskih institucija (EUROSAI), koju vode Evropski revizorski sud i vrhovna revizorska institucija (VRI) Ujedinjenog Kraljevstva, održala je 14. juna onlajn sastanak na kome je učestvovao i Nikola Stefanović, ovlašćeni državni revizor.

Institut ekonomskih nauka u Beogradu teško kršio obavezu dobrog poslovanja

01

June

Institut ekonomskih nauka u Beogradu teško kršio obavezu dobrog poslovanja

01 June 2022.

Državna revizorska institucija sprovela je reviziju pravilnosti poslovanja Instituta ekonomskih nauka u Beogradu i sačinila Izveštaj o reviziji pravilnosti poslovanja u delu koji se odnosi na javne nabavke za 2018. i 2019. godinu i ostvarivanje i raspodelu prihoda za 2019. godinu, broj 400-707/2020-03/11 od 28. decembra 2020. godine.

Representatives of SAI Participants in the Webinar "Public Sector Asset Management and EU Integration"

17

May

Representatives of SAI Participants in the Webinar "Public Sector Asset Management and EU Integration"

17 May 2022.

Nikola Stefanović, Certified State Auditor, Milena Leković and Uroš Marjanović, Senior Audit Advisors and Ivana Dragosavac, Audit Advisor attended today, on behalf of the State Audit Institution, through the Zoom platform, webinar titled "Public Sector Asset Management and EU Integration", organized by the Center for Excellence in Finance (CEF), a leading regional institution that promotes capacity building in public finances across Southeast Europe.

Representatives of the SAI Participated in the Spring Seminar of the EUROSAI Working Group for Environmental Audit

12

May

Representatives of the SAI Participated in the Spring Seminar of the EUROSAI Working Group for Environmental Audit

12 May 2022.

Nikola Stefanović, Certified State Auditor and Miloš Mandušić, Senior Advisor for Quality Control participated in the spring seminar of the European Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (EUROSAI) of the Working Group for Environmental Audit, held via video conference on May 10 and 11, titled "Climate Change and Water Issues: Water Supply / Droughts, Flood Threats.

State Audit Institution Started Audit Procedure Regarding Additional 57  Public Funds Beneficiaries

18

April

State Audit Institution Started Audit Procedure Regarding Additional 57 Public Funds Beneficiaries

18 April 2022.

In March and April, in accordance with the Audit Program for 2022, the State Audit Institution started the process of financial statement audit, compliance audit and financial statement and compliance audit regarding additional 57 public funds beneficiaries.

SAI Representatives Participated in the EUROSAI IT Working Group Seminar

13

April

SAI Representatives Participated in the EUROSAI IT Working Group Seminar

13 April 2022.

Supreme State Auditor Ivica Gavrilović, State Auditors Dragan Stojanović, Dejan Stojiljković and Željko Motić and Analysis and Planning Advisor Jovan Vuković, participated in the online seminar of the EUROSAI IT Working Group held on April 12 with main topic "Water behind the dam - challenges for SAI in terms of data flow” organized by the Estonian SAI.

State Audit Institution submitted SAI Activity Report  for 2021 to the National Assembly

29

March

State Audit Institution submitted SAI Activity Report for 2021 to the National Assembly

29 March 2022.

On March 28, the State Audit Institution (SAI) submitted Activity Report for 2021 to the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia, in accordance with the Law and within the deadline.

SAI Has Published a Register of Recommendations for 2020

16

March

SAI Has Published a Register of Recommendations for 2020

16 March 2022.

In the audits conducted in 2020, the State Audit Institution issued 2,155 recommendations to the auditees and published them in the Register of Recommendations for 2020 on its website. The SAI issued largest number of recommendations in financial statement audits - 1,215, followed by compliance audits - 534,in performance audits -264 recommendations, while in combined financial statements and compliance audit, SAI issued 142 recommendations.

Meeting of the Presidents of the Supreme Audit Institutions of the Candidate and Potential Candidates Countries for Membership in the European Union

16

March

Meeting of the Presidents of the Supreme Audit Institutions of the Candidate and Potential Candidates Countries for Membership in the European Union

16 March 2022.

Dr. Duško Pejović, President of the State Audit Institution (SAI) and Auditor General participated today, via Zoom platform, in the meeting of the Presidents of the Network of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAI) of Candidate and Potential Candidates Countries for membership in the European Union and the European Court of Auditors in Paris , organized by SIGMA (joint OECD and EU initiatives).

Mr. Ivica Gavrilović Reappointed to the Position of the Supreme State Auditor in the Sector No. 5

11

March

Mr. Ivica Gavrilović Reappointed to the Position of the Supreme State Auditor in the Sector No. 5

11 March 2022.

Today, the Council of the State Audit Institution appointed Mr. Ivica Gavrilović for the second time to the position of the Supreme State Auditor in the Sector No. 5 (Sector for Audit Methodology and Development). By taking the oath before the members of the Council, Mr. Gavrilovic took over the duty of the Supreme State Auditor.

Cooperation Agreement Signed Between the SAIs of the Republic of Serbia and Northern Macedonia

25

February

Cooperation Agreement Signed Between the SAIs of the Republic of Serbia and Northern Macedonia

25 February 2022.

The President of the State Audit Institution and the Auditor General of the Republic of Serbia, Dr. Dusko Pejovic, and the Auditor General of the State Audit Office of the Republic of Northern Macedonia, Mr. Maksim Acevski, signed a Cooperation Agreement in Skopje today.

SAI Receives the Highest Scores from the World Bank in the Field of External Audit

31

January

SAI Receives the Highest Scores from the World Bank in the Field of External Audit

31 January 2022.

In the fourth evaluation of the National Public Financial Management System in Serbia, ie Impact Assessment Report of "the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability" (PEFA) in the field of external audit, and after three previously conducted PEFA evaluations at the central level in 2007, 2010 and In 2015, the State Audit Institution achieved significantly higher assessments compared to the previous report.

First Training Center of the State Audit Institution Officially Opened

27

January

First Training Center of the State Audit Institution Officially Opened

27 January 2022.

The President of the State Audit Institution (SAI) and Auditor General, Dr. Duško Pejović, officially opened the first Training Center of the State Audit Institution in Belgrade today.

SAI Regional Leader in the Field of External Audit

24

January

SAI Regional Leader in the Field of External Audit

24 January 2022.

SIGMA has been conducting evaluations of public administration principles in candidate and potential candidate countries since 2015. Since 2017, these assessments have been conducted on the basis of the Methodological Framework for Principles of Public Administration. SIGMA's annual reports are included in the European Commission's annual progress reports on EU candidate and potential candidate countries. In the Report on SIGMA Monitoring of the principles of public administration of the Republic of Serbia for 2021, external audit is the best rated field in Serbia with a score of 4.5 compared to the highest score of 5.0, with the greatest progress compared to 2017 when it was rated 3.5.