Training workshop on Audit of Hydropower Projects

A three-day training on audit of hydropower projects began yesterday at the RAA’s Professional Development Centre in Tsirang resourced by two hydropower experts from Poyry, Austria. 56 auditors comprising of both senior and young officers are attending the training funded by Austrian Development Agency (ADA) under the Capacity Development project of Royal Audit Authority.

Mr. Ugyen Dorji, Deputy Auditor General (DAG) graced the opening ceremony and higlighted the achievements of the project which included development of 22 Audit Manuals and 2 Policy Documents; having conducted risk based audits; Training of Trainers (ToT) on relavant audit topics; training on auditing from gender perspective, and the supply of IT Equipments.

The RAA accords highest pirority to build the internal capacity on a sustained manner to remain relevant and add values to lives of citizens.