WFP External Auditor
The WFP External Auditor performs audits of WFP accounts and additional tasks requested by the Board from time to time. The full scope of the work of the WFP External Auditor is defined under WFP Financial Regulation XIV.
The External Auditor is appointed by the Board through a competitive process and is the Auditor-General (or equivalent) of a State member. The Cour des comptes of France is the WFP External Auditor for the period 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2022.
The terms of Reference of the WFP External Auditor, are described in the WFP Financial Regulations, under the Chapter XIV and its Annex.