AFIIA was established in May 2009 to provide a non-political, unified voice of the members of the African Continent on common issues, to collaborate in a manner which will best serve the interest of all African 11A members, and to promote and develop an effective internal audit profession supported by strong, recognised institutes.
AFlIA is an associated regional organisation of the IIA Inc. that facilitate the coordination and implementation of development initiatives by working with its constituent member national institutes to advocate and enhance the profession.
OBJECTIVES OF AFIIA
To provide a unified voice of the members of (from) the African Continent on common issues, to collaborate in a manner which win best serve the interest of all African IIA members, and to assist, strengthen and facilitate the development of the various national Institutes to promote and develop an effective internal audit profession supported by strong, recognized national institutes. Thus, value will be added to all stakeholders in the private and public sectors, by improving risk. management, internal control and governance in all organizations
AFIIA GOVERNING COUNCIL
The Governing Council, which is elected by a General Assembly of all member national institutes, includes a Chairperson, Vice-Chairperson, The Immediate Past Chairperson, Honorary Secretary-General, Honorary Treasurer and five Vice Presidents representing the North African, West African, Central African, East African & Southern African sub-Regions of Africa
To be the unified voice of the Internal Audit profession in Africa.
To promote the Internal Audit profession in Africa by building relationships with relevant Stakeholders, providing platforms for collaboration, providing support to member institutes and assist in ensuring the growth of the local institutes in each of the Africa countries.
ABOUT IIA TANZANIA
The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Tanzania is a Professional Association that brings together internal audit practitioners and other interested parties in internal auditing in Tanzania. IIA Tanzania aims to create awareness of the contemporary role of internal audit, promote adoption and application of the International Professional Practice Framework (IPPF) and advocate globally accepted and recognized Internal audit professional certifications. Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Tanzania was registered in 2007 under the Societies Act, Cap 337 of the Laws of Tanzania.
IIA Tanzania is an affiliate to The Global Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) which is an international professional association of more than 200,000 members established since 1941. As a member of the global fraternity of the Institutes of Internal Auditors, IIA Tanzania enjoys the benefits of IIA’s global leadership in certification, education, research and professional guidance for the worldwide community of internal audit professionals. IIA Global is the only institution that provides universally applicable International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing as well as the Code of Ethics to promote an ethical culture in performing Internal Auditing. Other than a global affiliation, IIA Tanzania is a member of African Federation of the Institutes of Internal Auditors (AFIIA) and it is a secretary of AFIIA.
To be the leading institute in promoting internal auditing
To improve quality of internal auditing through value adding services to members and other stakeholders.