Asia Regional Association of Public Accounts Committees Conference (ARAPAC) 

The Asian Regional Association of Public Accounts Committees (ARAPAC), in partnership with the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) and the World Bank Group is holding its Annual Accountability Conference and Association Meeting in Bangkok, Thailand from November 11-13, 2014. Participants from CPA Branches Malaysia, Pakistan, Maldives and Sri Lanka will attend the ARAPAC meeting which acts as a platform for knowledge exchange and peer learning on good practices in the oversight of public expenditures in the Asia region.  They will examine oversight models in the Region, the role of the clerk in supporting committees and about linking national development plans and the budget. They will also be discussing oversight of capital projects and examining best practice when working with the supreme audit institutions across Asia.