In November 2005 the Hungarian State Audit Office (SAO) submitted project proposal under the EU Transition Facility Unallocated Institution Building Envelope (UIBE), this was approved by the European Commission. With this approval SAO was awarded the use of 120 000 euros from the 2005 UIBE. The implementation of the project will start in October 2007, the closing workshop will be probably in March 2008.
The basic information about the project:
Scope of activity:
|Encouraging further development of anti-corruption measures and implementation of anti-corruption government strategy|
EU Transition Facility Unallocated Institution Building Envelope (UIBE)
Justice & Home Affaires
Beneficiary institution: Research and Development Institute of State Audit Office of Hungary
120 000 EUR
The Netherlands Court of Audit (Algemene Rekenkamer)
To increase the efficiency and effectiveness of the fight against corruption activity, to encourage the anti-corruption measures of the government with the results of a scientific research and the experiences of the audits of Dutch and Hungarian Supreme Audit Institutions.
To achieve satisfactory assessment of the Hungarian anti-corruption activity by EU.
To give new aspects of corruption with the creating of comprehensive study in which a risk map is established. Alignment with this risk map the study will identify the place, type and nature of the corruption risks in the public sector in Hungary. The study will also make proposals on the main direction of the anti-corruption measures.
With the help of the short-term expert workshops, study tour and training will be organised. As a result of the project 30-40 well trained public sector auditor will have experiences in identifying and auditing corruption - risky fields.
Presentation of the Closing Conference
The closing conference of the Twinning Light Project ’Encouraging further development of anti-corruption measures and implementation of anti-corruption government strategy’ funded by the EU Transition Facility Unallocated Institution Building Envelope and organised by the Research and Development Institute (RDI) of the State Audit Office of Hungary (SAO) was held on 19 March 2008. Please click on the presentation for download.