A three-day workshop on Audit Planning started at PDC today for Bhutanese audit firms. It is aimed to provide participants with clear and common understanding of Audit Planning and subsequent audit processes. Participants will share knowledge and views of their audit approaches and discuss the international standards ISSAI-based audit planning adopted by RAA in order to achieve common audit approaches within the firms.
The Program Director opened the workshop and highlighted the importance of audit planning and stressed on auditing without fear, favor and prejudice and not to compromise ethics and integrity by having to depend on audited entities. The Program Director encouraged active knowledge sharing to have an enriching learning experience.
There are 17 participants attending the workshop who are the CEOs and representatives of seven privately owned Bhutanese audit firms. The 2 Assistant Auditors General from RAA are moderating the workshop and initiating discussions.
The workshop which is the second collaborative capacity development initiative of the RAA will conclude on 8th March 2023.