Published: 18 June 2014
GENEVA, SWITZERLAND -- Chairperson Maria Gracia Pulido Tan presented the Report of the External Auditor during the Plenary Session of the 67th World Health Assembly last May 22, 2014 at the United Nations (UN) Headquarters.
The report was received very well by the member states of the UN, including Germany, Japan, USA, Cape Verde and Eritrea, with great appreciation for the audit recommendations of the Commission on Audit (COA). Australia and Turkey, in particular, commended the Chair for the "clear and substantiated audit work of the COA" and thanked her for a "comprehensive and excellent report."
The Commission was elected as External Auditor of the World Health Organization (WHO) in May 2011 for two biennial periods from 2012 to 2015.