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Profile of New Comptroller and Auditor General of Bangladesh

  Mohammad Muslim Chowdhury has been sworn in as the New Comptroller and Auditor General (CGA) of Bangladesh on the 17th of July 2018. He is a highly accomplished person…

FAPAD ensures transparency and accountability of foreign funds in Bangladesh -Zeenat Khan

The Foreign Aided Projects Audit Directorate (FAPAD) is a specialized arm among the ten directorates of the Office of the Comptroller & Auditor General (OCAG), the Supreme Audit Institution (SAI)…

FAPAD: Farewell to DG Zeenat Khan and Reception to New DG Sarooj Kanti Dev

-Ariful Islam, Staff Reporter, The Guardian FAPAD colleague expressed their love, honor and acknowledgement towards their Director General Zeenat Khan by celebrating the last day of her office. In her…

FAPAD: An overview of institutional developments and activities

In the book “Green Pastures”, the author states that “Everything nailed down is coming loose”. In line with that the absence of Good Governance looses nails in accountability and transparency…

The role of government auditing to ensure sustainable environment

One area of audit activity that has grown in recent years is environmental audit. The environmental accounting ‘movement’ began in the mid-1980s, when it was first coherently argued that there…

Foreign Aid in Bangladesh: Ways to go for participatory development

Foreign Aid has been started its journey long before having multidimensional motivations like political, economic and moral allegiances on humanitarian movements. In 1930, colonial power countries expanded aid to develop…

Sustainable environment: The role of environment audit

Promoting good governance in environmental and sustainable development, the role of Supreme Audit Institution (SAI) is very important. Greater awareness and understanding of environment issues lead government to rethink their…

External debt in Bangladesh and the role of FAPAD

Government budgeting is a system of mobilizing and allocating public resources by fiscal and monetary operations. If the expenditure of the budget is higher than its total revenue collections, it…

Public debt management and role of foreign aided project audit directorate

The issue of overall public debt and debt sustainability has long been a major concern for policy makers in Bangladesh. High public debt stems from persistent fiscal deficit and can…

Micro credit and empowerment of women: Some observations

I am not a micro finance worker and did not entangle myself in any organization of this kind, yet I have gathered some specific knowledge through close study that I…

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