PAC Inquiry Workshop, Virtual, 11-22 October 2021
CPA UK hosted two, five-day virtual training workshops for Commonwealth Public Accounts Committees, giving delegates an opportunity to explore each stage of an inquiry process from evidence gathering and effective questioning techniques to reports, recommendations, and media engagement.
Full CAPAC Membership, March 2021
The Commonwealth Association of Public Accounts Committees (CAPAC - for which CPA UK is secretariat) met in March and the Anguilla PAC was upgraded from an Associate to Full Member.
Anguilla Public Accounts Committee workshop, Virtual, 16-17 November 2020
CPA UK delivered a two-day virtual Public Accounts Committee (PAC) Workshop in Anguilla, from 16 -17 November 2020. The Workshop's main objective was to strengthen the capacity of the Island's PAC. It explored four themes: Preparing for an Evidence Session and Managing an Inquiry; How to operate effectively as a PAC in a virtual world; Producing a fair and balanced report; and, Measuring success as a PAC.
Westminster Seminar, Virtual, 23-25 November 2020
CPA UK's flagship programme for newly-elected parliamentarians and clerks, providing a unique platform for participants to network and engage with counterparts; exploring approaches to parliamentary democracy, practice and procedure in the context of parliamentary systems from across the Commonwealth, drawing comparisons between different legislatures.
Westminster Workshop on Public Financial Oversight, Virtual, 19-23 October 2020
CPA UK hosted the Westminster Workshop on Public Financial Oversight from 19-23 October online for chairs, members and clerks of Public Accounts Committees across the Commonwealth.
Anguilla Post-Election Seminar, Virtual, 20-24 July 2020
CPA UK collaborated with CPA HQ on their virtual Post-Election Seminar, leading on sessions on: The Role of Select Committees; The Role of the Public Accounts Committee; and, Writing Reports and Achieving Impact.
Election Expert Mission to Anguilla General Election, Virtual, 22-29 June 2020
Featured Past Programmes
Clerk Secondment to the Public Accounts Committee of the House of Assembly, Anguilla, October - December 2019
Dr Anna Dickson, Head of International Affairs and Defence Section in the House of Commons Research and Information Team, undertook a secondment to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the Anguilla House of Assembly.
Clerk Attachment to the Public Accounts Committee of the House of Assembly, Anguilla, 24 July - 4 August 2017 and 12-20 February 2018
CPA UK facilitated a Clerk attachment to the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of Anguilla's House of Assembly as part of Anguilla's programme of activities delivered by the UK Overseas Territories (UKOT) Project. It followed a previous attachment in July 2017 and supported the PAC in its preparation of a major inquiry into the government's fiscal standing.
Clerk Attachment to the Public Accounts Committee of the House of Assembly, Anguilla, 19-22 September 2016
The first Clerk attachment to Anguilla's PAC delivered by the UKOT Project supported the PAC in finalising the scope, terms of reference, and work implementation plan for an upcoming inquiry.