Mission

The CBC is the INTOSAI advocate for, and custodian of, SAI capacity development. We facilitate initiatives in support of SAIs and regions, building their capacities and enhancing their capabilities.
In order for the CBC to fulfil this strategically important role, we believe the CBC needs to add value to the capacity-building sphere of INTOSAI. In our view, the CBC could and should do this by:

 

• strategically and constructively challenging current structures, priorities, programmes and activities, including identifying and addressing capacity-building overlaps, gaps and inconsistencies within INTOSAI;
partnering with those already in the capacity-building game, encouraging capacity-building providers and practitioners, especially the IDI, to focus on their areas of strength, enabling a greater impact of their efforts where possible;
championing closer cooperation between the CBC, PSC and KSC in the interest of capacity building and the efficient use of INTOSAI resources;
facilitating a greater capacity-building role for the INTOSAI regions, from both a participation and an accountability angle, while recognising their diversity;
• supporting capacity building through knowledge sharing, for example by championing communities of practice, supporting inter- and cross regional knowledge sharing, or encouraging coordinated audits;
supporting the verification or assessment of capacity-building efforts in the form of peer and/or self-assessments, such as ISSAI 5600 on peer reviews and the INTOSAI Performance Measurement Framework, or different forms of external evaluations; and
exploring opportunities and encouraging initiatives for the certification and accreditation of auditors, in coordination with the INTOSAI’s

 

News

AFROSAI-E Bulletin 13 is here

AFROSAI-E Bulletin 13 is here

This year's final issue of the AFROSAI-E Bulletin is now available, with reflections on the past year and a feeling that despite the ongoing disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the AFROSAI-E region has remained steadfast and committed to improving audit...

PASAI: December newsletter available

PASAI: December newsletter available

Please find below the freshly issued December Newsletter from the PASAI region, enjoy reading about SAI Tonga securing constitutional independence; regional concerns about environmental protection; digital transformation; the International anti-corruption day; the...

CBC Blogspot: Leave no SAI behind

CBC Blogspot: Leave no SAI behind

By Ahmed Ashaybani, General Director of Technical Cooperation,                                                                                                                                                                                                             ...

AFROSAI-E Bulletin 12 now available

AFROSAI-E Bulletin 12 now available

Where is your balcony? Read about this intriguing question and more from the recent AFROSAI-E Technical Conference with the theme Developing Adaptive Capabilities. The programme included discussions that ranged from new regional initiatives and topical issues related...