WG 15

03 June 2013

WG15: 3-6 June 2013, Tallinn, Estonia


Binder Cover

Letter from the Chair


Practical Information

Tallinn, Estonia

Compendium of Country Papers in Environmental Auditing 

Key-note speakers and participants

Day 1, 4 June 2013 

Welcoming remarks

Outcome of RIO+20, Future Developments - Agenda item overview

WGEA Work Plans - Agenda item overview
Latest Trends and Developments Influencing Environmental Auditing - Agenda item overview

Day 2, 5 June 2013

Plenary sessions, presentations by SAIs: Challenges and Success Stories in Environmental Auditing in SAIs and Coordinated Audits - Agenda item overview

Parallel sessions - Agenda item overview

Morning sessions based on work plan documents of
  • Auditing Water Issues: An Examination of SAI’s Experiences and the Methodological Tools They Have Successfully Used (USA)
  • Sustainability Reporting – Concepts, Frameworks and the Role of Supreme Audit Institutions (Finland)
  • Land Use and Land Management Practices in Environmental Perspective (Morocco)

Afternoon sessions based on work plan documents of

  • Environmental Data: Resources and Options for Supreme Audit Institutions (Canada, USA)
  • Addressing Fraud and Corruption Issues when Auditing Environmental and Natural Resource Management: Guidance for Supreme Audit Institutions (Norway)
  • Impact of Tourism on Wildlife Conservation (Lesotho, Tanzania)
  • Environmental Issues Associated with Infrastructure Development (United Kingdom)

Day 3, 6 June 2013

Regional WGEA progress reports - Agenda item overview
Panel of Experts: Evolution and Trends in Environmental Auditing and the WGEA - Agenda item overview

Capacity Building and Training - Agenda item overview
Conclusions - Agenda item overview