ASOSAI WGEA Holds the 7th Working Meeting
On September 7th, 2020, the 7th Working Meeting of ASOSAI WGEA was held online. SAI China, as the Chair and Secretariat of the ASOSAI WGEA, organized the meeting, and more than 60 representatives from 17 member SAIs attended the meeting.
The Secretariat reported the work progress since the last working meeting in Jan. 2018, and the preparation of the 2020-2022 Work Plan of ASOSAI WGEA. The representatives affirmed the recent achievement of ASOSAI WGEA, and approved the 2020-2022 Work Plan.
Focusing on the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, key issues has been discussed, including the the evaluation of “Green Vision Award”, 2nd cooperative audit and cooperative research project, themed training on environmental audit etc. The Secretariat report the progress of Green Vision Award and “Online and Face-to-Face” themed training on environmental audit. SAI China and SAI Thailand delivered short presentations on the general idea of cooperative auditing themed on sustainable transport and research project related to climate change respectively. SAI Vietnam introduced the cooperative environmental audit on the water resource management in the Mekong River Basin in line with the implementation of sustainable development goals, to implement Hanoi Declaration. The Representatives gave depth discussion and good suggestions on the project objectives, scopes and schedules, to lay a good foundation for the projects implementation in the period of 2020-2022.