Meeting with the delegation of German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ)
The meeting was held between the chairman of the Chamber of Accounts Mr. Vugar Gulmammadov and the mission of Project Public Finance Management in South Caucasus of German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ) on June 20, 2018.
During the meeting Vugar Gulmammadov and the delegation of German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ)- the team leader Mr, Jens Peterson-Thumser and expert in the said program Mr. Christian Doering discussed the issues including the objective of the program as well as approximation of sub systems of public finances with European and international standards in the fields of efficiency and accountability, besides strengthening the capacities of individual partner institutions, interplay between institutions in the budget system, automatic exchange of information in the fields of tax policy and tax administration, tax audit function, communication with media and social partners.
The chairman of the Chamber of Accounts Mr. Vugar Gulmammadov expressed readiness for cooperation, gave information on current activity of the Chamber and spoke about financial, compliance and performance audit covered within Twinning Project, adoption of the new Law of the Republic of Azerbaijan “On the Chamber of Accounts” and regarding this improvement of further activity, and financial, compliance and performance audits, implementation of IT audit, and audit automation,implementation of best international practice in other Supreme Audit Institutions.
The team leader Mr. Jens Peterson-Thumser and expert Mr. Christian Doering gave information on GIZ and spoke about further activity plans and important changes lately occurring in the Chamber in the meetings with Embassy of Germany, EU delegation, World Bank, and expressed that GIZ will continue the current Project till March 2020.
New Project as the continuation of this Project post- 2020, and cooperation with the Chamber within it, financial, compliance and performance audits, implementation of IT audit, preparation for appropriate support in the field of audit automation and suggestions and comments and future relevant communications were discussed during the meeting.