​​​​​​​​​​​​Auditing tools gives access to relevant information and links regarding methodology, SAIs' expertise and relevant external organisations.​

 

See below some good examples of data and method:

 

Spatial planning web dossier (view file)

 

Counterfactual analyses (view file)

 

Use of micro and macro economic models (view file)

 

Forester survey (view file)

 

Vignette surveys (view file)

 

 Links

International Standards of Supreme Audit Institutions (ISSAI) (view site) 

European Environment Agency (EEA) (view site)

The Directorate General for the Environment (DG Environemnt), European Commission (view site)

European Environmental Bureau (EEB) (view site)

Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) (view site)

United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) (view site)

INTOSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing (view site)

 

 E-learning and other training activities

​​Massive Open Online Courses developed by the National Audit Office of Estonia


Introduction to Environmental Auditing in the Public Sector
Next course: 6 November – 3 December 2017

-        What are the most common environmental principles?

-        What is sustainable development and why is it important?

-        What are environmental governance tools?

-        What is an audit cycle?

-        How to draft an audit design matrix?


Auditing Environmental Impacts of Infrastructure
Next course: 5 February – 2 March 2018

-        How is infrastructure development related to the environment and sustainability?

-        How does infrastructure impact the environment throughout its lifecycle?

-        What governance tools are used to manage these impacts?

-        How to plan a performance audit on this topic?


Information and registration: www.moocs.ut.ee



​​

 

​​