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Report on how the government has exercised its ownership in co-owned enterprises
The purpose of the study is to assess whether the ministries have exercised active ownership in co-owned enterprises. It is Rigsrevisionen's assessment that the Ministry of Finance and the Ministry of Transport, Building and Housing have undertaken an active ownership role in the examined co-owned enterprises.
Report on the performance of the Danish police following a strengthening of terrorism prevention and implementation of temporary border control
The report concerns how policing has been affected since 2015, when police priorities shifted following an increased terrorism threat level and increased border control. The purpose of the study is to assess whether the police have ensured that the consequences for the citizens ...
Report on salary and severance packages for the management board and other managers at DR (Danish broadcasting corporation)
The purpose of the study is to assess whether the Ministry of Culture has ensured that the executive board of DR have set up a remuneration framework for the management board and whether the management board has managed remuneration for other managers at DR in a satisfactory manner.
Report on archaeological investigations
The report concerns archaeological investigations conducted in connection with construction works. The cost of such investigations are borne by the developers. Investigations are carried out by the archaeological museums, and the Ministry of Culture (the Agency for Culture and Palaces) determines the level of cost based on a recommendation made by the relevant archaeological museum.
Report on the authorities' use of foreign language interpreters
This report concerns the use of foreign language interpreters in the judiciary, asylum and healthcare systems. The purpose of the study is to assess whether the effort made by the Ministry of Justice, the Ministry of Immigration and Integration, the Ministry of Health and the regions has been sufficient to ensure that interpreter services are used in a satisfactory manner.
Report on protection against ransomware attacks
The report concerns four essential, government institutions' protection against ransomware attacks. The study includes the Danish Health Data Authority, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Banedanmark and the Danish Emergency Management Agency.
Report on the reform of the Folkeskole
The purpose of this study is to assess whether the effort made by the Ministry of Education to support the implementation and follow-up on the reform of the Danish Folkeskole (public school - primary and lower secondary education) has been sufficient to ensure improvement of the academic standards of the Folkeskole.
Report on the ministries' supervision of reimbursement to municipalities
The report concerns the supervision of reimbursement to municipalities as exercised by the Ministry of Employment, the Ministry for Children and Social Affairs and the Ministry of Immigration and Integration. The purpose of the study is to assess whether the ministries are performing their supervision of the municipalities' administration of reimbursable expenditure in an appropriate manner.
Report on the sale of the vaccine production of the state-owned Statens Serum Institut
The purpose of the study is to assess whether the basis for decision elaborated by the Ministry of Health and its preparation and implementation of the sale of the vaccine production unit were satisfactory. It is Rigsrevisionen's assessment that the Ministry of Health's basis for decision, preparation and implementation of the sale of the vaccine production was very unsatisfactory.
Rigsrevisionen audits public spending on behalf of the Danish parliament and seeks to strengthen the accountability of public administration to the benefit of the citizens. We audit the government accounts and financial statements of publicly funded enterprises, and verify the legality and effective use of public funds. We conduct our audits in compliance with the Danish standards for public-sector auditing.
Summaries of the following reports will be posted here soon:
- Report on the construction of a laboratory building at the grounds of the DTU
- Report on the relocation of government jobs
- Report on the e-journal system – Sundhedsplatformen