The Chairman of the Chamber of Accounts Vugar Gulmammadov paid visit to the Republic of Georgia
The Chairman of the Chamber of Accounts of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Vugar Gulmammadov paid visit to the Republic of Georgia on December 12, 2017 with the invitation of Mr. Irakli Mekvabishvili , Auditor General, the Chairman of State Audit Office of Georgia, Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) of the Republic of Georgia.
The purpose of this visit was to attend the conference on the presentation of 2018-2022 Development Strategy of SAI of Georgia. The conference was jointly organized with the Delegation of European Union (EU) to the Republic of Georgia.
The Auditor General of Georgia Irakli Mekvabishvili delivered an opening speech, welcomed the guests, informed the conference participants on the event. The speaker of the Parliament of Georgia Irakli Kobakhidze welcomed the participants and underlined the importance of this event, importance of capacity building in the strengthening of the role of SAI’s in public administration. Head of EU Delegation to Georgia greeted the guests and informed on presentaion and the project to be held with SAI of Georgia. Members of the Parliament of the Republic of Georgia, Government of Georgia, International Donor Communities and diplomatic missions to Georgia attended the conference as well.
Auditor General of SAI of Georgia Irakli Mekvabishvili made presentation on 2018-2022 Development Strategy of the State Audit Office of Georgia, Presentation of the SAI-PMF results; issues on the Importance of SAI in securing “good governance” practices were discussed, also information on the EU project - Presentation of EU Project ‘Institutional strengthening of the SAO was presented in the event.
Following the conference Chairman of the Chamber of Accounts of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Vugar Gulmammadov and Auditor General of State Audit Office of Georgia Mr. Irakli Mekvabishvili had bilateral meeting. Issues as development and expanding of cooperation and friendship between both institutions, organization of joint external state audit trainings in future, exchange of information in this field were discussed in the meeting. The Chairman of the Chamber of Accounts of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Vugar Gulmammadov gave information about current EU financed twinning project in the Chamber of Accounts “Strengthening the Institutional and Administrative Capacity of the Chamber of Accounts of the Republic of Azerbaijan”, also main goals and measures envisaged in 2018-2020 Strategic Development Plan .