Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Conflict over fraud in NGO aid obscures weaknesses in Sida

An error in the Auditor General’s critical report on Swedish NGO aid is deflecting attention from deeper problems in the aid agency’s internal control systems.

Gina Funnemark, Audit Director at the Swedish Auditor General's office, regrets the error, but insists that Sida’s problems with monitoring corruption extend far beyond NGO aid.

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