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Office of the Auditor General of the Union of Myanmar and Office of the Auditor General of Norway jointly held the Workshop on Performance Audit

1. Office of the Auditor General of the Union of Myanmar and Office of the Auditor General of Norway jointly held the Workshop on Performance Audit at the Office of the Auditor General of the Union, Nay Pyi Taw from June 19 to 20, 2017.

2. In the workshop, the Performance Audit Experts from Office of the Auditor General of Norway explained the definition of Performance Audit and the objectives such as Economy, Efficiency, Effectiveness and Goal Attainment in line with International Standards of Supreme Audit Institutions, ISSAI. The Norway experts shared the methodological design in Performance Audit according to ISSAI, the case study learnt in Norway and its related audit findings, recommendations, reporting, audits outputs, the experiences from the Performance Audits in Uganda. They also discussed about the ways of communications with the audited entities as well as the related parties, and the facts that requirements to be known by the auditor sides. The experts exchanged their ideas on the experiences of the participants and re-discussed on the questions from the participants.

3. By holding the workshop, the participants reached the perceptions and knowledge about how Performance Audit done by applying ISSAI and good international practices with the example of Office of the Auditor General of Noway. The participants can imagine how Office of the Auditor General of Noway conducts the performance audit in line with a systematic approach in a practical manner, the possible challenges through learning on case study, coordination, consideration and handle on the emphasized issues, so that the participants can apply those ideas as supported tools when they conduct Performance Audit. In the workshop, a total number of (157) persons who are the experts from Office of the Auditor General of Norway, officers and staff from Office of the Auditor General of the Union and the audit offices around Nay Pyi Taw territory were present.