Background: The EUROSAI Working Group on the Audit of Funds Allocated to Disasters and Catastrophes was established at the IXth EUROSAI Congress in June 2014. The establishment of the Working Group was preceded by the three-year activity (2006–2008) of the Special Subgroup on the Audit of Natural, Man-Caused Disasters Consequences and Radioactive Wastes Elimination within the EUROSAI Working Group on Environmental Auditing, as well as the six-year activity (2008–2014) of the EUROSAI Task Force on the Audit of Funds Allocated to Disasters and Catastrophes.
Membership: the EUROSAI Working Group consists of 20 members. The Accounting Chamber of Ukraine is the Chair of the Working Group and its Secretariat is located in Kyiv, Ukraine.
Mission: the EUROSAI Working Group's mission is to coordinate and consolidate efforts of the European SAIs to help their governments in development of effective and efficient instruments for prevention and consequences elimination of disasters and catastrophes.