BPK attended the 9th Meeting of INTOSAI Working Group on Key National Indicators (WGKNI) on 26-28 April 2016 in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia
Participants of the 9th Meeting of INTOSAI WGKNI in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia
The Audit Board of Republic Indonesia (BPK) attended the 9th Meeting of INTOSAI Working Group on Key National Indicators (WGKNI) in Tsaghkadzor, Armenia on April 26-28th, 2016. Board Member, Prof. Eddy Mulyadi Soepardi led the delegates and accompanied by Head of principal Directorate of Planning, Research and Development, Mr. Bahtiar Arif.
The meeting which was attended by 37 participants from 14 SAIs was opened by Mr. Ishkhan Zakaryan, the Chairman of the Republic of Armenia Control Chamber. On his speech, Mr. Zakaryan emphasized the importance of the meeting for improving the current Armenian Key National Indicators and improving the strategic audit performed by SAI of Armenia to solve the systemic problem faced by the Government of Armenia. As the Chair of WGKNI, Mrs. Tatiana Manuylova, the Board Member of Accounts Chamber of the Russian Federation pointed out the importance of Key National Indicators in relation with the World's urge for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) within her welcome remark.
The meeting aimed to discuss the current progress of the INTOSAI WGKNI Work Plan and discuss the possible themes for the next Work Plan in the next 2017. The Audit Board of the Republic of Indonesia has the opportunity to present the current use of KNI in Indonesia and the roles of audit done by it to improve the KNI. There are several important results of the meeting, namely: 1) the endorsement of the WGKNI Work Plan for 2016; 2) the approval of the second drafts of the Guidance on KNI; and 3) SAI of Brazil as the next host for the 10th Meeting in 2017.