Terms of Reference for
Colombo Plan Gender Affairs Programme Audit
2015 - 2018
To undertake an audit of Colombo Plan Gender Affairs Programme for the accounting period June 2015 to May 2018 to ensure compliance with Colombo Plan’s policy, procedures and guidelines, to assess the adequacy and effectiveness of internal controls, and to establish that systems and procedures are managed with due regard for economy, efficiency, and effectiveness.
The Colombo Plan for Cooperative Economic and Social Development in Asia and Pacific is an inter-governmental organization with a membership of 27 countries in the Asia-Pacific region. The Gender Affairs programme of The Colombo Plan (CPGAP) was initiated in 2014 following a recommendation made at the 43rd Consultative Committee meeting in Indonesia in 2012. Since 2014 three gender focal point conferences were held with the participation of gender focal persons in different countries.