Publication: Burkina Faso Accounting and Auditing
This aim of this report is to assess the accounting and financial auditing standards and practices in Burkina Faso in the private and semipublic sectors, using as benchmarks International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and International Standards on Auditing (ISA) and taking into account the good practices noted in the international sphere in these two areas. The main objective of this assessment is to make recommendations aimed at strengthening accounting, financial auditing, and financial transparency practices in the private sector and semipublic enterprises in Burkina Faso. The development objectives associated with these recommendations are as follows: (i) stimulating private investment and enhancing the competitiveness of enterprises; (ii) improving governance in the private market and semipublic sector; and (iii) achieving greater integration of the Burkinabe economy at the regional and international levels.
Link to Data Set
“World Bank. 2010. Burkina Faso Accounting and Auditing. Report on Observance of Standards and Codes;. © Washington, DC. http://hdl.handle.net/10986/27704 License: CC BY 3.0 IGO.”