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17-th Annual Meeting

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The 17th Annual Meeting of EUROSAI WGEA was held in Luxembourg in 22-24 October 2019, in conjunction with the Biodiversity Conference hosted by the European Court of Auditors. Biodiversity was also the focus-topic of the meeting.

Programme of the event | Meeting report (NEW!)


Presentations from the event


Biodiversity Conference
Prof David Kleijn, Wageningen University Status and key threats to biodiversity in Europe View presentation
Mr Ariel Brunner, Birdlife Europe and Central Asia Status and key threats to biodiversity View presentation
Ms Anne Teller, DG Environment of the European Commission Results of the European Union Biodiversity Strategy to 2020 View presentation
Ms Eva Viestova, Slovak Ministry of Environment Biodiversity protection in Slovakia View presentation
Ms Janica Borg, World Wide Fund for Nature Improving the status of marine biodiversity in Europe View presentation
Mr Pasi Rautio, Natural Resources Institute Finland Biodiversity in forests – threats and protection View presentation
Day 1 of the Annual Meeting – Auditing Biodiversity

Mr Akis Kikas, SAI Cyprus,
Mr William Peplow, SAI Malta
Joint Cooperative Audit: Are mechanisms in place to ascertain the designation and effective management of MPAs within the Mediterranean Sea? View presentation
Ms Eva Kasmi, SAI Albania Albania – Marine protected areas View presentation
Ms Airi Andresson, SAI Estonia Can environmental monitoring data be useful for analysing the status of forest ecosystems? View presentation
Ms Katya Nedialkova, SAI Bulgaria Natura 2000 network in Bulgaria View presentation
Mr Michal Rampir, SAI Czech Republic Funds and assets of the state under the management of national park administrations View presentation
Mr Akis Kikas, SAI Cyprus Pressures on biodiversity from construction developments and urbanisation View presentation
Mr Igor Vošnjak, SAI Slovenia Efficiency of protection against invasive alien species View presentation
Ms Noura Al Zaher, SAI Kuwait SAI of Kuwait experience in biodiversity View presentation
Ms Tatsiana Khaitsyna, SAI Belarus Problems of conservation and development of the European eel population View presentation
Mr Rashit Akhmetov, SAI Kazakhstan Biodiversity on agricultural land View presentation
Ms Daphne Vanrysselberghe, SAI Belgium SAI Belgium’s transversal SDG preparedness review View presentation
Mr Imre Nagy, SAI Hungary Audits of the State Audit Office of Hungary between 2011-2019 in the fields of climate change, sustainable development and environmental protection View presentation
Day 2 of the Annual Meeting – Business Meeting

Dr Vivi Niemenmaa, SAI Finland, Secretariat of INTOSAI WGEA INTOSAI WGEA activities and plans View presentation
Ms Munira Al-Huwaidi, SAI Kuwait ARABOSAI RWGEA: progress report and activities View presentation
Ms Tuuli Rasso, SAI Estonia, Secretariat of EUROSAI WGEA EUROSAI WGEA activity report View presentation
Mr Wojciech Dudek, SAI Poland Chairmanship of EUROSAI WGEA: Presentation of the candidature of Supreme Audit Office of Poland View presentation