Activities by SAI Turkey

Activities by SAI Turkey


21st ECOSAI GOVERNING BOARD MEETING WAS HELD IN ANKARA

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21st ECOSAI Governing Board Meeting was hosted by the Turkish Court of Accounts in Ankara on 17 October 2016. The meeting started with the opening speech of Mr. Seyit Ahmet BAŞ in his capacity as the Chairman of ECOSAI. Representatives from the SAIs of Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Pakistan and Turkey which are the members of the ECOSAI Governing Board attended the meeting.

Before the 21st Governing Board Meeting, 16th Training Committee Meeting was also held in Ankara with the delegations from Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan and Turkey.

7th ECOSAI ASSEMBLY WAS HOSTED BY THE TURKISH COURT OF ACCOUNTS (TCA) IN ANKARA

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7th ECOSAI Assembly was hosted by the Turkish Court of Accounts in Ankara on 18 October 2016. The meeting started with the opening speech of the TCA President Seyit Ahmet BAŞ who is also the President of ECOSAI followed by speeches delivered by Mr. Sharif Aman SHARIFI, Auditor General of Afghanistan, Mr. Rana Assad AMIN, Auditor General of Pakistan, and Mr. Adil MAHARRAMOV, Deputy Chairman of the SAI of Azerbaijan.

Delegations from Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) as observer attended the meeting.

A seminar was also held on a predetermined subject “Overcoming the Difficulties Encountered in the Implementation of International Standards on Auditing (ISSAIs)” along with the ECOSAI General Assembly meeting. Representatives from the SAIs of Iran, Kazakhstan, Pakistan and Turkey delivered presentations during the seminar.

THE WORKSHOP ON THE FORMING OF AUDIT OPINIONS WAS CO-ORGANIZED BY THE TCA AND SIGMA

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The Workshop on the Forming of Audit Opinions was co-organized by the Turkish Court of Accounts (TCA) and SIGMA, which is a joint initiative of the OECD and the EU, on 26-27 October 2016 in Ankara. The President of the TCA, Mr. Seyit Ahmet BAŞ made the opening speech of the conference, which brought together SIGMA representatives, senior experts from EU countries, and the Heads of Departments, members and auditors from the TCA.

CONFERENCE ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF WORKING RELATIONS BETWEEN SAIS AND PARLIAMENTS

The Turkish Court of Accounts (TCA) and SIGMA, organized a conference on “Developing effective working relationships between SAIs and Parliaments” on 8-9 November 2016 in Ankara. The President of the TCA, Mr. Seyit Ahmet BAŞ made the opening speech of the conference, which brought together the representatives of the SAIs and parliaments (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia, and Serbia), EU Delegation representatives and SIGMA experts.

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The main purpose of the conference, which was hosted by the TCA, was to ensure the sharing of knowledge and experience on the countries’ relation with the parliaments and contribute to the draft guidance paper in line with this.

COOPERATION AGREEMENT WITH THE AUDITOR GENERAL OF PAKISTAN

A cooperation agreement was signed between the Turkish Court of Accounts (TCA) and the Auditor General of Pakistan on 17 October 2016 in order to promote co-operation in the areas of the exchange of experience in the area of public external audit methodology and procedures, professional training and improvement of professional standards of personnel, exchange of information and documentation on the professional activities of the Parties, holding of consultations, joint researches and parallel audits, seminars, conferences and technical meetings, and cooperation in any other areas within their jurisdictions.

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