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3i Management Workshops

Objectives of 3i Management Workshop

3i Management Workshops were organized in all 8 INTOSAI regions (5 English speaking regions and OLACEFS, ARABOSAI, CREFIAF region in Spanish, Arabic and French). The top management of the participating SAIs attended the workshops. The objectives of the workshop were:
  • To raise awareness related to ISSAI Implementation
  • Share experiences related to ISSAI Implementation
  • Discuss strategic considerations for implementation
  • Discuss challenges and risks
  • Present iCATs
  • Obtain commitment for conducting iCATs

Participating SAIs

132 SAIs and 2 Sub national audit offices from the 5 English speaking INTOSAI regions (ASOSAI-20, AFROSAI-E-20, EUROSAI-9, CAROSAI-14, PASAI-14+2 sub national audit office) and from OLACEFS (19), ARABOSAI (17), CREFIAF (19) regions attended the 3i Management Workshops:

AFROSAI-E ASOSAI EUROSAI PASAI CAROSAI OLACEFS ARABOSAI CREFIAF
Botswana  Afghanistan  Albania  Cook Islands  Anguilla  Argentina

Algeria

 Benin
Eritrea  Bangladesh  Armenia  FSM, National  Antigua & Barbuda  Brazil  Bahrain Burkina Faso 
Ethiopia  Bhutan  Bosnia & Herzegovina  Fiji  Barbados* Bolivia   Egypt Burundi
Ghana  Cambodia   FYR Macedonia Kiribati  Belize  Chile   Iraq Cameroon
Kenya China  Georgia  Marshall Islands  Cayman Islands* Colombia  Jordan Cap Verde
Lesotho India  Kazakhstan   Nauru  Dominica Costa Rica   Lebanon Central African Rep.
Mozambique Indonesia  Moldova  Papua New Guinea Grenada Cuba  Libya Comores
Malawi Iran  Montenegro  Samoa  Guyana  Dominican Republic   Mauritania Congo Dem. Rep. 
Mauritius  Kyrgyzstan    Turkey  Solomon Islands  Montserrat  Ecuador   Morocco Congo Brazaville
Namibia Laos PDR    Tonga  St. Kitts & Nevis El Salvador   Oman Cote d'Ivoire
Nigeria Malaysia    Tuvalu  St. Lucia Guatemala  Palestine Gabon
South Sudan Maldives     Vanuatu   St. Vincent & Grenadines   Honduras  Qatar Guinee Bissau
Seychelles Mongolia     Guam* Suriname Mexico  Saudi Arabia  Madagascar
Sierra Leone Myanmar    American Samoa*  Trinidad and Tobago Nicaragua  Somalia Niger
South Africa  Nepal    FSM, Pohnpei    Paraguay  Sudan Sao Tome e Principe
Swaziland    Pakistan    FSM, Kosrae   Peru  Tunisia Senegal
Tanzania Philippines          Puerto Rico  Yemen Tchad
Uganda Sri Lanka        Uruguay   Togo
Zambia Thailand        Venezuela    CDC de l'UEMOA
Zimbabwe  Vietnam              

* Not eligible for financial support from IDI and required to pay for their participation.
Note: Office of the Auditor General of Kosovo participated in the EUROSAI 3i Management Workshop.

Details of the Eight Regional Workshops

3i Management Workshop – CAROSAI

12-14 November 2012, Paramaribo, Suriname

25 top and senior Management members from 14 SAIs in CAROSAI attended the workshop. These included 11 Heads of SAIs. Each SAI presented their status on ISSAI implementation. At the workshop the ISSAI framework, ISSAI requirements at Level 2, iCATS and strategic considerations for ISSAI Implementation (based on INTOSAI CBC guidance) were discussed. All participating SAIs signed Statement of Commitments to use iCATs and formulate ISSAI Implementation Strategies. A regional support and monitoring mechanism for use of iCATs was also agreed to.

 

3i Management Workshop - AFROSAI-E

19 -21 November 2012, Durban, South Africa

42 top and senior Management members from 20 SAIs in AFROSAI-E attended the workshop.  These included 12 Heads of SAIs. The IDI also supported the Heads of SAIs in AFROSAI-E to attend the AFROSAI-E Technical Update which preceded the 3i Management Workshop. At the AFROSAI-E Technical Update the Heads of SAIs were exposed to the technical resources available in the region for ISSAI Implementation.

At the 3i Management Workshop each SAI presented their status on ISSAI implementation. The ISSAI requirements at Level 2, iCATS, strategic considerations for ISSAI Implementation (based on INTOSAI CBC guidance) and integration of 3i programme with existing  resources in the region were discussed.

It was agreed that the IDI would support AFROSAI-E in integrating the iCATs with existing regional framework. Need to collaborate on professional accreditation of SAI staff and issuing guidance on setting up organisationl structure for ISSAI implementation was also discussed.

 

3i Management Workshop - PASAI

3-5 December 2012, Nadi, Fiji

26 top and senior Management members from 14 SAIs and 2 sub national audit offices in PASAI attended the workshop. These included 13 Heads of SAIs. Each SAI presented their status on ISSAI implementation. At the workshop the ISSAI framework, ISSAI requirements at Level 2, iCATS and strategic considerations for ISSAI Implementation (based on INTOSAI CBC guidance) were discussed. SAIs shared experiences on ISSAI implementation. 12 participating SAIs signed Statement of Commitments to use iCATs and formulate ISSAI Implementation Strategies. A regional support and monitoring mechanism for use of iCATs was also agreed to.

 

3i Management Workshop - ASOSAI

27 February -1 March 2013, Phnom Penh, Cambodia 

50 top and senior Management members from 20 SAIs in ASOSAI attended the workshop. These included 8 Heads of SAIs. Each SAI presented their status on ISSAI implementation. At the workshop the ISSAI framework, ISSAI requirements at Level 2, iCATS and strategic considerations for ISSAI Implementation (based on INTOSAI CBC guidance) were discussed. SAIs shared experiences on ISSAI implementation. All participating SAIs signed Statement of Commitments to use iCATs and formulate ISSAI Implementation Strategies. A regional support and monitoring mechanism for use of iCATs was also agreed to.

 

3i Management Workshop - EUROSAI

11-13 March 2013, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina 

21 top and senior Management members from 9 SAIs in EUROSAI attended the workshop. These included 3 Heads of SAIs. Each SAI presented their status on ISSAI implementation. At the workshop the ISSAI framework, ISSAI requirements at Level 2, iCATS and strategic considerations for ISSAI Implementation (based on INTOSAI CBC guidance) were discussed. SAIs shared experiences on ISSAI implementation. 8 SAIs signed Statement of Commitments to use iCATs and formulate ISSAI Implementation Strategies. A regional support and monitoring mechanism for use of iCATs was also agreed to.

3i Management Workshop - OLACEFS

27-28 March 2014, Brasilia, Brazil  

47 officials from 19 SAIs including 10 Heads of the SAIs, 3 members of the collegial body, 5 Deputy AGs or Vice presidents and 20 senior managers attended the workshop and discussed strategic issues regarding ISSAI implementation. At the workshop the ISSAI framework, ISSAI requirements at Level 2, iCATS and strategic considerations for ISSAI Implementation were discussed. SAIs shared experiences on ISSAI implementation. All SAIs signed Statement of Commitments to use iCATs and formulate ISSAI Implementation Strategies. 

 


3i Management Workshop - ARABOSAI
24-26 June 2014, Morocco

Organized by the IDI and ARABOSAI, the workshop was hosted by the SAI of Morocco. 34 officials from 17 SAIs including 9 Heads of the SAIs, and 23 senior managers attended the workshop and discussed strategic issues regarding ISSAI implementation. At the end of the workshop 15 participating SAIs signed the Statement of Commitment to use iCATs and formulate ISSAI Implementation Strategies. This statement details the roles and responsibilities of each SAI, ARABOSAI and the IDI in implementing ISSAIs. 4 more SAIs are expected to sign the statement of commitments after the workshop.

 

3i Management Workshop - CREFIAF
9 to 11 December 2014, Cameroon

The Workshop was held in Cameroon from 9 to 11 December 2014. In the workshop SAIs discussed a range of ISSAI implementation topics, products and ideas regarding implementation of ISSAIs. 38 senior managers from 18 SAIs including heads of the SAIs attended the workshop. All the participating SAIs signed the Statement of Commitment to use iCATs and formulate ISSAI Implementation Strategies. The workshop was facilitated by resource persons from the IDI and CREFIAF. With this workshop in CREFIAF, the 3i Programme has been launched in all INTOSAI regions.