Public Finance & Audit

Public financial management and accountability reform has been a core competency of Cowater for over 30 years.  Cowater is a world leader in supporting these reform initiatives having successfully completed projects with 25 Supreme Audit Institutions worldwide.

During this time, we have provided a comprehensive package of support and capacity development services to all types of financial management, audit and anti-corruption institutions. Our services include training in financial, regulatory, compliance and performance audit, anti-corruption investigation and prosecution, as well as internal audit certification.

Additionally, Cowater’s Audit Management Software (AMS), Audit360 is a customizable audit management tool which enhances risk assessment, audit planning and audit recommendation follow-up for Supreme Audit Institutions and Internal Audit Departments.  Audit360 is deployed in a number of countries worldwide and has received acclamation from the World Bank for its appropriate application and functionality for public bodies. Learn more about Cowater’s software solution here.


  • Supreme Audit Institutions and external audit
  • Internal audit and internal control for Government Ministries
  • Financial, regulatory, compliance and performance audit
  • IT Audit
  • Audit training and certification
  • Customized audit management systems and computer-aided audit tools (CAATs)
  • Parliamentary oversight bodies (non-SAI) and accountability institutions
  • Anti-corruption investigation and prosecution training
  • Financial management and comptrollership
  • State budget and debt management
  • Revenue generation and tax