INVITATION TO ATTEND THE 2017 LOCAL AUTHORITIES FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP

The Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants (ZICA) is pleased to announce the forthcoming 2017 Local Government Financial Management Workshop on Thursday 21st and Friday 22rd September 2017 in Livingstone at Chrismar Hotel.
The Workshop under the theme: “Building Strong Public Financial management in Local Authorities for improved service delivery” will bring together Executive Mayors/Council Chairpersons, Town Clerks, Heads of Finance Departments and Heads of Internal Audit Functions with focus on enhancing financial management in Local Authorities.
This interactive workshop will among other things share best practices and cover the following topics:
1. Responding to Non Compliance with Laws and Regulations
2. Benefits of International Public Sector Accounting Standards for Local Authorities
3. Inception Audit for Local Authorities by the Auditor General: Addressing issues and Challenges
4. Strengthening the Governance Framework for Local Authorities
5. Budget Implementation, Monitoring and Control – Panel discussion
6. Overview of Laws and Regulations impacting on Financial Management in Councils
7. Business Innovation for Local Authorities
8. Partnering for success: Demystifying the internal function in Local Authorities
Participation fee: K2, 900 per participant without accommodation. CPD points: 10 Hours
For confirmations of attendance and further details, kindly contact Sena at Lusaka Office on telephone 021 1 374550-9/69, email: technical@zica.co.zm or Lethia at the Kitwe Office on Tel: 0212 222002 or email: lbbela@zica.co.zm

The due date for payments is Monday, 18th September 2017. Payments should either be deposited in the accounts below or online using Visa or MasterCard via the ZiCA website.
Account Name: ZICA
Bank: Stanbic
Branch: Lusaka Main
Account No: 9130000931865

or

Account Name: ZICA

Bank: Zanaco

Branch: Centre Branch

Account No: 0027262500102

NOTE: Terms & Conditions apply on cancellation of participation