Project Steering Meeting for Phase III of ADC Project convened
The first Project Steering Committee Meeting for the Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC) funded project “Strengthening the professional capacity of the RAA for better Governance” Phase III was convened on 20 November 2019.
The meeting attended by the responsible Divisions of RAA including AFD, HRIRD and PPAARD deliberated on the requirements of the project and as well as the work plan for adherence. Discussion for proper coordination mechanism amongst the divisions for successful implementation was one of the agenda during the meeting.
The project is expected to build professional capacity of auditors and covers 4 CPA at RIM, 4 International Auditor Fellowship Programme (IAFP) at the GAO, USA, 1 Master in Economics in Austria and training of 30 auditors in auditing of hydropower projects in Bhutan.
The ADC’s has walked alongside RAA in its capacity development initiatives since 2012. Till date, the ADC has accorded EUR 756,620.00 for the capacity development initiatives. The Phase III support is expected to complete by 30 June 2022.