The Association of Pacific Island Auditors (APIPA) conference and workshop, which was hosted by the Office of the Pohnpei State Auditor (OPSA), was successfully completed on June 27, 2003. The conference was attended by more than 160 participants from American Samoa, CNMI, Guam, Kosrae State, and the Republic of the Marshall Islands, Palau, Yap State and Pohnpei State. The Sector Manager from the Office of the Controller and Auditor-general of New Zealand also attended.
The five days of training, which started June 23, 2003, entitled each participant to 40 hours of continuing professional credits. The highlights of the conference are shown in the succeeding photographs.