The MainCRO with assistance of the Twinning project implements
consistently the Plan of Actions for implementation of provisions of the
Concept of Development of Public Internal Financial Control (PIFC) for 2005-2009.
For instance, the
first weekly training in internal control started on the 31st of
March 2008. 18
specialists of 9 central executive authorities, Dnipro
Oblast State Administration and the National Academy of Public Administration
under the President of Ukraine participated in it. Overwhelming majority of these
bodies displayed initiative for conducting pilot projects in internal control. Apart
from specialists of the mentioned bodies, employees of different structural
subdivisions of the MainCRO also participated in this
The main training
topics are the following: introduction of PIFC system in Ukraine and
challenges, related to it, risk management, internal control and sound
management, international COSO standards and legal base, prevision of fraud.
Training includes lectures, practical studies, discussions and consideration in
small groups. Training is delivered by specialists of Swedish National
Financial Management Authority – Vilhelm Reutersward (RTA) and Annika
training course, chief of the Department of PIFC Harmonization of the MainCRO Maryna Barynina dwelt on the essence of the Concept of PIFC
Development and the Plan of Actions for implementation of its provisions, role
and place of the Central Harmonization Unit, as well as contents of tasks which
would be performed by the Department of PIFC Harmonization together with
ministries and other central executive authorities during 2008.
present-day matter which the auditory has to decide before the end of training
is determination of specific areas for conducting pilot audits in building a
European model of internal control in bodies, for which they work.
Vilhelm Reutersward told about the Twinning project, organization
of pilot projects and together with Annika Davidson
got down to performance of the training program till Friday, the 4th
of April of the current year.
It is worth noting, that during the preceding week first future internal
auditors of public sector passed training in the MainCRO.
The same course is planned for the second group to take place the following
week, and from the 14th to 18th of April this year
national specialists will again learn the European understanding of internal