Signature of a Memorandum of understanding between the Algerian and Dutch courts of auditors in 2017
A Memorandum of understanding between the Algerian and Dutch Court of Auditors has been finalized at the end of 2016, on four areas of cooperation, namely:
• He audit of the sustainable development goals;
• The self-assessment of integrity (Into-SAINT);
• The performance audit;
• And the audit of the information technology.
A first workshop on the Into-SAINT was held in The Hague from November 28th to December 2nd, 2016 with the participation of two presidents of Chamber, in this case Ms. Fadila BOUGUERRA and Mr. Mohamed AMMOUCHE.
The second workshop held from March 27th to 31st, 2017, it was devoted to the exchange experiences on the SAIs strategy to assess the Government’s preparedness to implement the sustainable development goals.
The meeting was attended by Ms. Malika DIDOUCHE, President of Chamber, Mr Abderrezak SENNA, President of section and Mr. Ahmed SAADI, Senior auditor.
Visit of the Ambassador of Benin in Algeria
As part of the strengthening of the bilateral cooperation relations in the audit area, Mr. Abdelkader BENMAAROUF, President of the Court of Auditors, received on February 16, 2017, at the headquarters of the Institution, his Excellency the Ambassador of Benin in Algeria, Mr Orou Gabe Orou SEGO.
This meeting was attended by the Secretary General of the Court of Auditors, during this audience; the two sides focused their discussions on the opportunities for cooperation and exchange of experiences between the two countries in the field of audit.
Visit of the Ambassador of the country-down in Algeria
His Excellency the Dutch Ambassador in Algeria, Mr. Robert VAN EMBDEN, made a visit to the Court of Auditors on March 23rd, 2017.The guest was received by Mr. Abdelkader BENMAROUF, President of the Court of Auditors, in the presence of Secretary general.
The Ambassador was impressed with «the effective functioning of the Algerian Court of Auditors. The Algerian and the Dutch Court of Auditors are called upon to cooperate, among other things, to ensure better monitoring of sustainable development objectives (SDGs). »
Visit of the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Sweden in Algeria
The President of the Court of Auditors, Mr. Abdelkader BENMAROUF granted on May 15th, 2017, at the headquarters of the Institution, an audience to his Excellency the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Sweden in Algeria in this case Ms. Marie-Claire SWARD CAPRA, who was accompanied by Mr. Jonas BORGLIN (CEO of the international Council of Swedish industry )and Mr. Hallgren HENRIK (Program Manager). Mr. Vice President and the Secretary general of the Court of Auditors were attended also the audience.
The exchanges focused on opportunities for cooperation in the field of public finance auditing between the two countries.
Study visit of a Mauritanian delegation from January 29th to February 27th, 2017
As part of the bilateral cooperation between the Court of Auditors and its African counterparts, the Algerian Court of Auditors received from January 29th to February 27th, 2017, a delegation of the Court of auditors of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania. It was composed of three judges in the case of Mr. Djaafer Sidi Mohamed Bilal, Ahmed Ben Abdellah Adah and Djibril Ibrahim Sila.
The study visit was organized under a very rich series of programs punctuated by conferences, meetings and working sessions with officials of the structures and bodies of the institution, as well as a visit to the Territorial Chamber of the Blida.
Mr. the President received the trainees of the Court at the end of their internship, have expressed, in General, their satisfaction for the progress of the internship, they believe that they have received a valuable information and documentation in order to discuss, with a new look and momentum of effectiveness, their work and professional activities within their institution of origin.
Farewell visit of the Ambassador of Canada in Algeria on July 10th, 2017
On the occasion of his end of service as an Ambassador of Canada in Algeria, Her Excellency Mrs. Isabelle ROY made a farewell visit to Mr. Abdelkader BENMAROUF, President of the Court of Auditors, on July 10th, 2017 at 2:00 P.M. The Vice-President and the Secretary-General of the Court of Auditors attended the farewell meeting.
Meeting of Algiers from July 17th to 21st, 2017 on the preparation of the ARABOSAI strategic plan
As part of the preparation of the ARABOSAI strategic plan 2018-2022 and in collaboration with the IDI, the Algerian Court OF AUDITORS hosted a meeting in Algiers from July 17th to 21st, 2017 brought together representatives of the SAIs of Jordania, Tunisia, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Iraq, Algeria, Egypt, Mauritania, Sudan, Oman and Palestine.
At the end of the meeting, the participants presented proposals to the ARABOSAI strategic plan Committee to further improve its content.
Participation on July 20th to 21st, 2017 at the UN meeting on preparation for the audit of implementation of the SDGs
As part of the preparation for the review of the implementation of the sustainable development goals, the President of the Algerian Court of Auditors participated in the meeting organized jointly by the development initiative of INTOSAI (IDI) and the Department of economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations at United Nations Headquarters on July 20th to 21st, 2017.
Under the theme of « SAI leadership and the meeting of stakeholders », this high-level meeting, brought together the SAI officials and representatives of UNDESA, was an opportunity to discuss in depth the appropriate ways and means enabling the SAI to assist Governments in implementing the sustainable development goals.
Farewell visit of the Ambassador of Lebanon in Algeria on September 5th, 2017
On the occasion of the end of his tenure as an Ambassador of Lebanon in Algeria, his Excellency Mr. GHESSAN MOUALEM made a farewell visit to Mr. Abdelkader BENMAROUF, President of the Court of Auditors, on September 5th, 2017. The farewell meeting attended by the General Censor, the Vice-president, and the Secretary General of the Court of Auditors.
Visit of the Ambassador of Spain in Algeria on October 5th, 2017
The President of the Court of Auditors received on October 05th, 2017, as part of bilateral cooperation, his Excellency, Mr. Stantiago Cabanas Ambassador of Spain in Algeria. Mr. Vice President and the Secretary General of the Court of Auditors attended the audience.
Meeting of the Steering Committee of the twining on October 10th, 2017
The 7th Steering Committee of the twinning met on October 10th, 2017 under the co-chairmanship of the two twinning project managers Mr. Jean Raphael ALVONTOZA and Mohamed Salim Benammar, in the presence of members of members of the Committee, especially Ms. Latifa HOUARI (P3A representative) and Mr. Marco SIOLI (representative of the delegation of the European commission in Algeria).
Participation in the work of the General Assembly of the AFROSAI from October 23rd to 27th, 2017
As part of the AFROSAI Cooperation, the President of the Court of Auditors took part in the work of the General Assembly of the AFROSAI from October 23rd to 27th, 2017, held in Windhoek, Namibia accompanied with Sir Ikhlef Yessad (General Rapporteur responsible for the annual report).
Official launch of the cooperation program (MOU with the Dutch SAI) from November 13th to 14th, 2017
A memorandum of understanding for cooperation has been finalized at the end of 2016 between the Algerian and the Dutch court of auditors covering four areas of cooperation, namely: Performance Audit, IT audit, integrity (Into-SAINT) and Audit of the sustainable development goals.it was funded by the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs under the Sharaka program, this cooperation began with a first workshop on into-SAINT, held in the Hague from November 28th to December 02nd, 2016, in which Ms. Fadila BOUGUERRA (President of the 8th Chamber) and Mr. Mohamed AMMOUCHE (President of the 1st Chamber) participated.
The second workshop was held from March 27th to 31st, 2017 in The Hague on the exchange experiences on the strategy of the SAI to review the Government’s preparedness for the implementation of the sustainable development goals. Three judges attended this workshop in this case Ms. Malika DIDOUCHE (President of the 4th Chamber), Mr. Abderrezak SENNA (President of Section) and Mr. Ahmed SAADI (senior auditor).
These workshops were followed two other organized in Algiers, the first to the AURASSI hotel is dedicated to the INTOSAINT assessment of the Court of Auditors from July 9th to 13th, 2017 and the second at the Court of Auditors headquarters for the SDGs.
The official launch of this program of cooperation seminar was held in the Court of Auditors from November 13th to 14th, 2017.