ICPAU Supports ACOA2019 – The 5TH Africa Congress of Accountants scheduled 19-21 June, Marrakech, Morocco


The Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Uganda (ICPAU)  is an active member of the Pan African Federation of Accountants (PAFA), the continental body representing Africa’s Professional Accountants and supporting Professional Accountancy Organisations to build capacity to play their role in influencing policies that enable the utilization of resources and socio- economic transformation for the benefit of all Africa’s citizens.

The Pan African Federation of Accountants (PAFA) in conjunction with Royaume du Maroc, Ordre Des Experts-Comptables (OEC) will be hosting the fifth Africa Congress of Accountants 2019 (ACOA2019) from 19-21 June 2019 in Marrakech Morocco. It is anticipated that more than 1000 delegates from Professional Accountancy Organisations across Africa, Government and other stakeholders will attend ACOA2019.The Congress will explore many topics that will be facilitated by leading experts. The overall theme of the congress is FOR A SUCCESSFUL PUBLIC SECTOR PERFROMANCE IN AFRICA. For more details on ACOA 2019, please visit www.ACOA2019.com

ICPAU CEO CPA Derick Nkajja said; « ACOA provides a unique opportunity for the accountancy profession and its stakeholders to engage and share experiences on how to shape and strengthen the profession in Africa in order to enhance its contribution in improving lives of Africans. The past four ACOAs have been instrumental to highlighting the critical role that Ugandan accountants must play in effectively contributing to national socio economic development. This year’s ACOA will focus on driving success in public sector performance, which professional accountants in Uganda continue to strive to improve as demonstrated through the implementation of the public sector financial management reforms. ICPAU has established the Public Sector Accountants Working Group, to improve the implementation of International Public Sector Accounting Standards (IPSAS), sharing of knowledge and resources for efficiencies.

ICPAU hereby invites its members and key stakeholders to attend the 5th Africa Congress of Accountants (ACOA2019) on 19-21 June in Marrakech Morocco, where we will share our experiences on shaping the accountancy profession in Africa. Register now to claim the early registration discounts through this link or visit  https://acoa2019.com/en/delegation/congress/international-congress-participant/.

For further information on the congress kindly contact Ms. Jane Ohadike janeo@pafa.org.za or Ms. Naima Nasr n.nasr@oec.ma.



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