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Istanbul Memorandum of Understanding

The Governing Boards of EUROSAI and ASOSAI gathered at the “First Joint EUROSAI - ASOSAI Conference”, held in Istanbul, Republic of Turkey, on 22 and 23 September 2011.

At the Conference, EUROSAI and ASOSAI formally adopted Istanbul Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) which is a framework for launching, developing and following up the regular cooperation between EUROSAI and ASOSAI under the global umbrella of INTOSAI.

By signing the Istanbul MoU, both sides expressed their willingness to develop this cooperation through a wide range of actions, covering strategic and technical issues and complementing the strategic initiatives launched by the SAIs with activities at technical level in the areas of: training, exchanges of information and experiences, capacity building, networks of experts, databases, cooperative audit initiatives, communication tools, information technology, and other cooperative audit issues and initiatives.
You can find full text of Istanbul MoU at:


  Istanbul Memorandum of Understanding.pdf