10th Meeting of the FIPP
The Royal Audit Authority (RAA) is hosting the 10th meeting of the Forum for INTOSAI Professional Pronouncements (FIPP) in Tashi Namgay Resort, Paro from 4-8 March 2019. FIPP was established as a permanent body of INTOSAI during XXII INCOSAI Meeting held at Abu Dhabi in December 2016. FIPP is an important body that ensures overall quality, clarity, consistency and practical usefulness of INTOSAI’s professional pronouncements including Auditing standards (ISSAIs). FIPP consists of experts with different auditing disciplines from the INTOSAI member countries. It has 17 members including the Royal Audit Authority, which gained its membership through open competition in January 2018 for a term of three years. The RAA is represented by Mr. Tashi Tobgay, Assistant Auditor General.
23 delegates from 15 countries are attending the meeting which focuses on discussing the exposure drafts on principles & guidelines and project proposals submitted by the 3 Goal Chairs i.e. Professional Standards Committee, Knowledge Sharing Committee, and Capacity Development Committee of INTOSAI for approval.
Apart from other important agendas on Strategic Document Plan 2020-2025, the meeting will also discuss on implementing the INTOSAI Framework for Professional Pronouncements (IFPP).
The five day meeting will conclude on 8th March 2019 with the discussion on the agendas for the upcoming Goal Chairs Meeting in India.