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Is Slovakia prepared to implement Agenda 2030?

At the September 2015 United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Summit, Heads of State, including the Slovak Republic, adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which included 17...

Annual report 2019: National Auditors point out the inefficient use of public finances and the non-transparent use of State property

BRATISLAVA, 27 April, 2020 - Karol Mitrík, the Supreme Audit Office of the Slovak Republic President, will present a comprehensive view of public power functioning and the implementation of...

Control of transboundary movements of waste is insufficient; the authorities do not cooperate among themselves

Bratislava, 17 April 2020 - The rules for transboundary movements of waste in Slovakia are insufficient and do not meet the objectives the country has committed itself in international documents....

Local governments significantly support leisure activities from their own resources

Bratislava, April 8, 2020 – The subsidies provided by local governments for their development and improvement of the population quality of life went mainly to sports, less to social services...

The responsible institutions do not act sufficiently when checking the EU projects

Bratislava, April 6, 2020 - In the projects of the Integrated Regional Operational Programme (IROP), the managing or intermediate body were unable to detect incorrectly set values of measurable...

Thanks to digitalisation, cultural heritage can reach every household

Bratislava, 3 April 2020 – Digitalisation of cultural heritage is one of the projects the Supreme Audit Office of the Slovak Republic considers to be an example of good practice in the use of EU...

The management of State military forests behaved like a private company

Bratislava, March 27, 2020 - Military forests and property as a State-owned enterprise did not procure according to law, and in several cases, the managers of the State-owned company behaved as if...

The digitalisation of education is lagging behind, there is a lack of finance, fast internet and qualified people

Bratislava, March 19, 2020 - The national project Electronisation of the Education System in Regional Education contributed to the development of digital education, especially with new technical...

Slovakia is stealthily losing its cultural wealth, historical monuments are disappearing

Bratislava, March 13, 2020 - Financial subsidies for the restoration of cultural monuments are insufficient and often allocated in a non-systemic or non-transparent manner. With today's rules, the...

The schools pay price for an unbalanced partnership between the regional self-government and a private company

Bratislava, February 24, 2020 - The project of savings in heat supply at schools in the Košice region is the largest public project of guaranteed energy service in Slovakia and, according to the...