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Seminar on Auditing Water Management

​Seminar participants

The seminar was held in Oslo, 23-24 April 2013, covering water management models and water protection measures. 

The first day of the seminar was dedicated to keynote speeches and parallel workshop sessions, with a final plenary panel discussion. The second day of the seminar involver speed-dating between SAIs and group and plenary discussions.


Agenda l Report


Keynote speeches​ ​ ​

​ISDRI, Science Po, Paris

Dr Sébastien Treyer

​Which economic model for a water-efficient Europe? ​View presentation

European Environmental Bureau

​Ms Martina Mlinaric

​Challenges to sustainable water management - cross-sectorial water issues, ecological aspects​​View presentation


Mr Steven L. Elstein

​Auditing water issues: an examination of SAIs' experiences and the methodological tools they have successfully used​​View presentation



SAI presentations on auditing water management models

​NAO of Estonia

Ms Viire Viss

​Auditing performance and sustainability of water infrastructures in Estonia​​View presentation

​Court of Audit of Slovenia

Ms Jerneja Vrabic

​Deciding on the use of water​​View presentation

​NAO of Lithuania

Ms Vaida Bariziene

​Organizing and pricing of water supply​​View presentation

​SAO of Czech Republic

Ms Eva Reková and Lukas Topinka

​Experiences of SAO in auditing water management​​View presentation

​SAO of Poland

Ms Alicja Gruszecka

​Water management in Poland with special regard to the flood protection​​View presentation

​Court of Audit, France

Mr Philippe Dedryver

​The audit of the French National Agency for Water and Aquatic Environments - ONEMA​​View presentation



SAI presentations on auditing water protection measures

NAO of Malta

Mr William Peplow

​Safeguarding Malta's GroundwaterView presentation

European Court of Auditors​

Ms Els Brems

​Integration of the EU Water Policy Objectives into the CAP​View presentation

​SAO of Denmark

Ms Lea Joenson Farø

​National measures taken to protect the ground water in Denmark against pesticides leaching and the Preparation of River Basin Management Plans

View presentation

EUROSAI WGEA secretariat

​Ms Herdis Laupsa

​The EUROSAI WGEA cooperative audit on adaptation to climate change - focus on water issuesView presentation

The Netherlands Court of Audit

​Ms Louise van Loon and Mr Henk van der Geest

​Water audits in the NetherlandsView presentation

​NAO of Bulgaria

Ms Rossena Gadjeva

​Audit on the adaptation measures undertaken by the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria in relation to climate changeView presentation