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Europe and Eurasia

Central Asia Audit Training Program


Client: Asian Development Bank

2001-2002

CARANA improved the capacity and efficiency of financial and performance audits in the governments of Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan, traininggovernment auditors in internationally consistent audit concepts and techniques as well as fraud investigation. Specific tasks included:

  • Conducted a study of the auditing and accounting standards in Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, and Kazakhstan for the purpose of providing a basis for the updating of materials, guidelines and manuals prepared under a previous ADB project.
  • Prepared Auditing Guidelines and Training Manuals that are suited to the existing conditions in each country.
  • Prepared and conducted a Strategic Planning Workshop hosted in Almaty, Kazakhstan for senior managers from the three participating countries.
  • Prepared and conducted an Audit Training Workshop hosted in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan for senior officials of the government audit institutions from the three participating countries.
  • Prepared and conducted a Fraud Investigation Workshop hosted in Tashkent, Uzbekistan for senior officials of the government audit institutions from the three participating countries.