Capacity Development of the Royal Audit Authority

Name: Capacity Development of the Royal Audit Authority

Funding: Austrian Development Agency (ADA)

Duration: November 2012-December 2017

Quantum of Grant: EUR 386,620.00 (NU. 28123999.18)


Strengthen the capacity development of the Royal Audit Authority (RAA), the Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) of Bhutan for effective delivery of constitutional mandate i.e., to audit and report on the economy, efficiency, and effectiveness in the use of public resources and to contribute towards good governance.

Expected results
1. Adequate audit policies and manuals are in place
2. Capacity of RAA strengthened
3. Quality of Audit ensured
4. Professional competency established in gender audit

Planned main activities
1. Development of 22 Audit Manuals and 2 Policy Documents
2. Risk Based Pilot Audit
3. Training of Trainers
4. Training on Auditing from Gender Perspective

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