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7-th Annual Meeting

The 2009 annual meeting was organised in Sofia, Bulgaria, 6-8 October.


Main topics of the meeting were water management, and use of external experts in audit projects. Access the relevant speeches and presentations below.



Programme l Report

Group photo 7 AM.jpgParticipants of the 7th Annual Meeting in Sofia
Water Management​ ​ ​
​European Environment Agency Ms Anita Kunitzer ​State of European Waters View presentation
​European Commission, DG Environment Mr Helmut Bloech ​The Water Framework Directive – An Overview ​View presentation
​WWF Mr Sergey Moroz ​What Future for EU’s Water View presentation
​Basin Directorate for Water Management, Varna Mr Ventsislav Nikolov ​River Basin Management in Bulgarian Black River View presentation
​SAI of Slovenia Ms Jerneja Vrabic ​Audit of Implementation of Water Act and Water Framework Directive in Slovenia View presentation
European Court of Auditors Ms Francois Osete ​Complexity of environmental governance and the ECA audits ​View presentation
​SAI of Norway Ms Anne Fikkan ​Audit of the organizational structure for implementing environmental policy in Norway View presentation
​European Court of Auditors ​Effectiveness of Structural Measures spending on waste water treatment for the 1994-99 and 2000-06 programme periods View presentation
​SAI of France ​Audit of the French water pollution control policy ​View presentation
​SAI of Malta ​Performance Audit Water Loss Control Management by the Water Services Corporation View presentation
​SAI of Russia Some Actual Issues and Criteria of Water Resources Audit ​​View presentation
Future Environmental Challenges in Europe​ ​
​European Environment Agency Ms Anita Kunitzer ​Future Environmental Challenges in Europe View presentation
Seminar on Use of Experts​ ​ ​
​EUROSAI WGEA secretariat ​Use of external experts in environmental audits View presentation
​SAI of the Netherlands Mr Rogier Zelle ​Lessons learned with the NCA’s EU ETS audit View presentation
European Cooperative Audits​ ​
​SAI of Bulgaria ​Audit of the activity on the implementation of the Convention on the Protection of the Black Sea Against Pollution View presentation
​SAI of FranceMr Jerome Brouillet ​Natura 2000 network implementation parallel audit ​View presentation
​​SAI of Poland ​The EUROSAI Climate Audit
​Progress Report and Administrative Issues of the EUROSAI WGEA Secretariat​ ​
​EUROSAI WGEA secretariat ​Activities of the WGEA in 2009 – report from the Group’s Chair View presentation
​EUROSAI WGEA secretariat ​Update of EUROSAI WGEA Work Plan 2008-2011 ​View presentation
New Audit Projects​ ​
​EUROSAI WGEA secretariat ​Proposal for a new coordinated audit “Adaption to Climate Change” View presentation
​SAI of Ukraine Ms Mariya Shulezhko ​New cooperative audit on protection of the Black Sea from pollution ​View presentation
The INTOSAI WGEA and Regional Task Force​ ​ ​
​INTOSAI WGEA secretariat Mr Tõnis Saar ​What’s up in the INTOSAI WGEA ​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