Lao PDR – State Audit Organization Technical Assistance

News Brief | 7 September 2011

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved the following technical assistance:


The project will support improvements in the audit of public sector procurement practice. ADB support will strengthen the State Audit Organization (SAO) and enhance legislative scrutiny of the audit report and the parliamentary stage of the audit cycle. The assistance will improve state sector governance and use of public resources.


$750,000 grant from ADB's Technical Assistance Special Fund.