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6 Overseas Territories Attend 'Cybercrime Amid Covid-19' Webinar Series

Parliamentarians from six UK Overseas Territories joined a webinar series looking at the new challenges and trends emerging within the field of cybersecurity during the pandemic. Read the report here.

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Elections, Representation and Oversight: Reflecting on CPA UK's Recent Work with Anguilla

CPA UK has worked extensively in partnership with Anguilla, between 2016-2020, to support the functioning of the Assembly. In light of the June 2020 Anguilla Elections, we reflect on our recent work with parliamentarians in the Public Accounts Commit...

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Dr Anna Dickson Reflects on her Secondment with the Public Accounts Committee of Anguilla

From October to December 2019, House of Commons Clerk, Dr. Anna Dickson, undertook a secondment to the Public Accounts Committee of the Anguilla House of Assembly. Here, she reflects on her contribution to the work of the PAC.

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Election Expert Mission Commends Anguilla Elections 2020

An independent team of international election experts commends Anguilla for successfully organising the 29 June general elections despite the challenge of the global COVID-19 pandemic.

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UK Overseas Territories Project Annual Review (2019-20)

Over the past year, UKOTP has continued to develop a robust and supportive community of stakeholders in the field of public financial oversight, from parliamentarians, clerks and officials, to internal and external auditors. Participants in project a...

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Alison Gumbs on secondment to UK National Audit Office

Alison Gumbs, Office of Auditor General (Virgin Islands UK), recently undertook a secondment with the UK National Audit Office in Newcastle. She writed about her experiences below.

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Wales Assembly Member, David Melding, on Post-Election Seminar in Montserrat

Some thoughts on small jurisdictions. How often in the past 20 years have we heard that it is a little early for the full Westminster model in Wales. Learn to walk before you run, and such limiting notions.

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6 questions a PAC should really ask

For the last 40 years it has been a feature of the UK parliamentary system that government departments are accountable to parliament through the select committee system. The Public Accounts Committee is the main means by which officials in government...

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Parliamentarians and Auditors from Overseas Territories commit to work together on oversight of public finances

As part of their commitment to work together to improve the oversight of public finances and governance, key actors from the UK and the Overseas Territories (OTs) met in London this week.

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Wales Audit Office technical advice service for UKOTs

The Wales Audit Office is running a financial audit technical advice service for the UK Overseas Territories. The service will run until 13 March 2020.

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