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for future generations

10th Annual Meeting 

The meeting took place in Cyprus, 23-25 October 2012. Sustainable development and use of data in environmental auditing were the main topics of the meeting.





Programme l Invitation letter l Report

Participants of the 10th Annual Meeting ​Participants of the 10th Annual Meeting
Sustainable Development​ ​ ​
​European Commission, DG Environment Mr Robin Miege ​EU as a driving force for sustainable development
​European Sustainable Development Network Mr Jörg Mayer-Ries ​​Sustainable development strategies – Status, national challenges and the role of management institutions ​View presentation
​Cyprus University of Technology Dr Theodoros Zachariadis ​Measuring the costs of unsustainable development: Some case studies from Cyprus ​​View presentation
Experiences in auditing sustainable development​ ​ ​
​EUROSAI WGEA secretariat Ms Camilla C. Fredriksen ​Secretariat’s planned activities related to auditing sustainability issues ​View presentation
SAI of UK Ms Nicola Thomas ​Auditing Sustainable development at national level ​​View presentation
​SAI of Belgium Ms Patricia Peere ​The Walloon Region’s strategy and exemplary role with respect to sustainable development – situation 2010 ​​View presentation
​SAI of the Netherlands Mr Rogier Zelle ​First experiences with green procurement ​​View presentation
​SAI of Belgium Mr Christian Leflere ​The ecology premium for enterprises in the Flemish Region ​​​View presentation
Cour des comptes, France Mr Cyrille Schott ​The lessons of the flood of 2010 on the Atlantic coast (xynthia) and in the Var ​​View presentation
SAI of Russia Mr​ Mikhail Odintsov ​Auditing sustainable development (in terms of agricultural policy) ​​View presentation
SAI of Finland Ms ​Vivi Niemenmaa ​Sustainability Reporting – Recent trends and the role of SAIs ​​View presentation
​INTOSAI WGEA Ms Margit Lassi ​RIO+20 – INTOSAI WGEA ​​View presentation
Use​ ​of data in environmental auditing ​
​European Environment Agency Mr Stefan Jensen ​European Environmental Data: development, trends and availability ​View presentation
​INTOSAI WGEA, Ms Margit Lassi SAI of Canada, Mr Peter Morrison (skype) SAI of USA, Ms Lisa van Arsdale (skype) ​The INTOSAI WGEA research project Environmental Data for Auditors: Options and Resources ​View presentation
Experiences related to data in environmental auditing​ ​ ​
​SAI of Estonia Mr Matis Mägi ​Estonian experiences in using data in environmental auditing View presentation
​SAI of Slovenia Ms Jerneja Vrabic ​Reliability of data in environmental auditing View presentation
​SAI of Sweden Ms Madeleine Nyman ​Audit on Climate-related taxes – extensive use of micro- and macro-economic trends View presentation
​SAI of Norway Ms Camilla C. Fredriksen ​Experiences on using data from environmental authorities’ administrative databases View presentation
​SAI of Tanzania Ms Elizabeth Augustino ​Data collection in solid waste management audit View presentation
Business meeting​ ​ ​
​EUROSAI WGEA secretariat ​Progress report and other issues of the EUROSAI WGEA secretariat ​View presentation
​EUROSAI WGEA secretariat ​EUROSAI WGEA Work Plan ​View presentation
​​SAI of Czech RepublicMs Michaela Rosecká ​The annual meeting 2013
Information on selected activities
​SAI of Poland Ms Katarzyna Papinska ​NIK – Environmental friendly SAI ​View presentation
EUROSAI WGEA secretariat Ms Herdis Laupsa ​The EUROSAI WGEA cooperative audit on adaption to climate change
​SAI of Slovenia Ms Jerneja Vrabic ​The cooperative audit on shipment of waste ​View presentation
​SAI of Latvia, Mr Janis Salenieks SAI of Lithuania, Ms Vaida Bariziene ​Cooperative audit on CO2 emission trading systems ​View presentation
​SAI of Russia and SAI on Norway Ms Anne Fikkan ​Arctic Council ​View presentation
​SAI of Denmark Mr Anders Helmuth Knudsen ​Arctic council – Danish perspectives
​INTOSAI WGEA secretariat Ms Margit Lassi ​Reporting on the INTOSAI WGEA activities ​View presentation
​The Audit Board of the Republic of Indonesia ​Reflections on chairing the INTOSAI WGEA in the next period
​AFROSAI WGEA secretariat Mr James Pilly ​Reporting on the AFROSAI WGEA activities ​View presentation
​SAI of Ukraine Ms Mariya Shulezhko ​Activities and plans of the EUROSAI Task Force on the Audit of Funds Allocated to Disasters and Catastrophes in Europe ​View presentation
​SAI of Czech Republic Ms Michaela Rosecká ​The EUROSAI Goal Team 3 – Knowledge sharing – its relevance for WGEA ​View presentation