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INTOSAI journal with editorial from Mr. Karol Mitrík

The International Organisation of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI) issued INTOSAI Journal of Government Auditing . Current Summer 2019 issue goes with an editorial from SAO Slovakia chair Mr....

Science parks and research centers

As part of an audit performed at six public universities and the Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS), the SAO SR audited 13 projects, based on which seven university science parks (USP - parks) and...

Climate and energy policy support

Climate and energy policy falls within the competence of several ministries. The audited entity was the Ministry of Economy of the Slovak Republic, which, as the central State administration body,...

Economic management of the Office of the President of the Slovak Republic

The SAO SR verified and evaluated whether public funds for the activities of the Office of the President of the Slovak Republic were used in accordance with binding legal regulations, i.e....

Local self-government

The SAO SR performed audits focused on the management of public funds and the disposal of property in the municipalities of Frička and Hrabská and in the municipality of Lúka and the municipal...

State and municipal forests

The SAO SR continued in 2018 in state enterprises audits of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of the Slovak Republic (MARD SR) portfolio. The audit goal in the state enterprise...

Implementation of calls and implementation of measures

Based on audits in previous years, the SAO SR identified a risk in drawing on European resources. In 2018, it also performed an audit focused on certain programmes and projects. The audited...

The functionality and use of electronic health care

The audit of the functionality and use of electronic health care was a continuation of the previous audit "Information Systems for the Provision of Healthcare", performed by the SAO SR in 2015....

Auditing the effectiveness and efficiency of separated municipal waste collection

One of the main goals of EU Member States in municipal waste management is to ensure their recycling on 50% level by 2020. To achieve this goal, the Slovak Republic adopted in its strategic...

Renewal and modernisation of public lighting in towns and villages

The SAO SR audited 37 towns and municipalities as part of a nationwide audit focused on the processes of individual modernisations of public lighting. The current poor state of public lighting...