Yearly Archives: 2015

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The Technical Commission on Citizen Partcipation, CTPC, has set up a web space to share the results of the first “coordinated audit on gender equality and equity issues”, carried out within the scope of the Organisation of Latin American and Caribbean Supreme Audit Institutions, OLACEFS. This was done as part of the CTPC’s working plan. […]



In the context of the 4th Assembly of Parties of the International Anti-Corruption Academy, IACA, acting Comptroller General of the Republic of Chile and OLACEFS Executive Secretary Patricia Arriagada was elected as a member of the Board of Governors of that organisation, for a period of 6 years. IACA is an international organisation based in […]


In the context of the XXV General Assembly in Queretaro, Mexico, on November 25, 2015, the Organisation of Latin American and Caribbean Supreme Audit Institutions (OLACEFS) signed a cooperation agreement with the Civic Action Corporation Corporación Acción Ciudadana Colombia (AC-Colombia) to strengthen good governance in Latin America and the Caribbean. The cooperation agreement formalises the […]




The XXV OLACEFS General Assembly drew to a close after achieving interesting results. The meeting was attended by 178 officials and delegates from 28 countries, along with representatives from the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), the the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the INTOSAI Development Initiative (IDI), the German Cooperation Agency […]


In 2015 EFSUR – currently made up of the SAIs of Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Chile, Paraguay, Venezuela and Uruguay – has undertaken activities designed to fulfil its vision and be recognised as an organisation capable of exercising regional external control. The conclusion of the integration process of PARLASUR, and its transition to full functionality in […]






Ahead of the official opening of the XXV General Assembly of the Organisation of Latin American and Caribbean Supreme Audit Institutions (OLACEFS), the LXII meeting of the organisation’s Governing Board took place in Queretaro, Mexico on November 23, 2015. Representatives of the six Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) that make up the Council – Brazil, Chile, […]


In recent years OLACEFS has aligned its initiatives ever more closely with INTOSAI. It is in this context that the XXIV General Assembly in 2014, in Cusco, approved changing the period for the next OLACEFS Strategic Plan to 2017-2022, in order to coincide with INTOSAI’s. Through the development of a thorough and participatory planning process, […]


25th General Assembly takes place in Queretaro, Mexico. See newsletter    
























In the framework of the 67th Meeting of the INTOSAI Governing Board, held in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates between Monday 9th and Wednesday 11th of November, 2015, the OLACEFS Executive Secretariat, represented by the Comptroller General of the Republic of Chile, presented the report on the progress made in communications matters over the past […]


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En el mes de octubre de 2015, se ha publicado el resumen ejecutivo que recoge los trabajos realizados con motivo de la Auditoría Coordinada de Áreas Protegidas (Biodiversidad), en el ámbito de la Comisión Técnica Especial de Medio Ambiente (COMTEMA) de la OLACEFS. El documento cuenta con tres versiones: español, portugués e inglés. Esta auditoría […]






The Office of the Comptroller General of Venezuela, in its capacity as pro tempore chair, will be hosting the meetings of the Coordination Group and the Joint Commission of the Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions of Mercosur and Associate Countries(EFSUR), from October 27 – 29, 2015. A central issue in these meetings will be the […]