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2019 Final management letter Domestic progress towards the sustainability goals of the United Nations 2030 Agenda

2019 Final management letter Domestic progress towards the sustainability goals of the United Nations 2030 Agenda

The federal government is striving for sustainable development to enable future generations to live a self-determined life. The federal government intends to achieve this goal by means of a national sustainability strategy. However, our findings show that the strategy is neither comprehensive nor implemented in a consistent manner. The federal government needs to coordinate its activities to move to sustainable development, monitor success and steer work to achieve the goals set.

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2018 Management Letter – Electric vehicle purchase grant

2018 Management Letter – Electric vehicle purchase grant

Environmental bonus falling far short of expectations.

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2017 Management Letter – Federal Employment Agency provides grant-funded German language start-up courses

2017 Management Letter – Federal Employment Agency provides grant-funded German language start-up courses

Between October and December 2015, the field offices of the Federal Employment Agency were authorised to fund German language start-up courses, if these were necessary to support job integration. We have studied the requirements for the start-up courses set and implemented by the Federal Employment Agency.

“We acknowledge the efforts made by the Federal Employment Agency to foster integration of refugees in a difficult situation”, emphasizes Kay Scheller, President of the German SAI, when issuing the management letter. “Particularly in such a case, however, some baseline rules governing the design and implementation of language courses need to be in place.” In a similar future situation, the Federal Employment Agency should set the terms and conditions required to ensure that the aims of the measures taken can be achieved in the best way possible.

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2017 Management Letter - Audit on support for young people with skills gaps

2017 Management Letter - Audit on support for young people with skills gaps

Final audit report on support for young people with skills gaps pursuant to Art. 54a of the German Social Security Code, Volume III (Förderung der Einstiegsqualifizierung) 25 January 2017

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