Federated States of Micronesia (21 - 30 of 32 items)
Foreign Relations: Better Accountability Needed Over U.S. Assistance to Micronesia and the Marshall Islands
RCED-00-67: Published: May 31, 2000. Publicly Released: May 31, 2000.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the federal assistance the United States provides to the Federated States of Micronesia and the Republic of the Marshall Islands, focusing on the: (1) cost to the United States of providing assistance to Micronesia and the Marshall Islands in accordance with the existing Compact of Free Association from fiscal year (FY) 1987 through FY 1999; (2) fu...
U.S. Insular Areas: Development Strategy and Better Coordination Among U.S. Agencies Are Needed
NSIAD-94-62: Published: Feb 7, 1994. Publicly Released: Feb 7, 1994.
GAO reviewed U.S. economic assistance to its insular areas, focusing on the extent that the United States has: (1) ensured coordination between the various agencies that provide assistance; and (2) developed goals and strategies for its assistance programs.GAO found that: (1) although the overall U.S. policy is to support the economic development of insular areas, the United States does not have s...
Ways To Reduce the Cost of Medical Referral Programs in Micronesia and American Samoa
NSIAD-84-139: Published: Aug 9, 1984. Publicly Released: Aug 9, 1984.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO examined the medical capabilities and medical referral problems in American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the Republics of Palau and the Marshall Islands, and the Federated States of Micronesia.During the last 3 years, the local governments in the territories reviewed have incurred costs of about $15 million for referring patients...
The Federal Audit Function in the Territories Should Be Strengthened
AFMD-82-23: Published: Mar 25, 1982. Publicly Released: Mar 25, 1982.
The principal U.S. territories of American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Mariana Islands, the Virgin Islands, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands have had long-standing problems in their financial management systems. The Department of the Interior's U.S. Government Comptrollers are presently responsible for auditing all significant aspects of governmental operations and federal programs in...
Limited Progress Made in Consolidating Grants to Insular Areas
GGD-81-61: Published: Jul 10, 1981. Publicly Released: Jul 10, 1981.
GAO reported on the progress made in consolidating grants to insular areas. Title V of Public Law 95-134 was passed to ease the insular areas' burden of applying for and reporting on Federal grant and assistance programs. Under the law, Federal agencies are allowed to consolidate any or all grants to the U.S. insular areas of the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, Trust Territory of the Pacific...
Problems With New Responsibilities of Self-Government in the Northern Mariana Islands
ID-80-20: Published: Mar 7, 1980. Publicly Released: Mar 7, 1980.
A review was undertaken to determine the ability of the Government of the Northern Mariana Islands (GNMI) to manage Federal funds. The trusteeship agreement under which the United States has administered the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands is expected to end by 1981. On January 9, 1978, the people of the Northern Mariana Islands established a system of self-government under a covenant with...
Enewetak Atoll--Cleaning Up Nuclear Contamination
PSAD-79-54: Published: May 8, 1979. Publicly Released: May 8, 1979.
In 1972, the United States announced it was prepared to release Enewetak Atoll to the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands assuming it would eventually be cleaned up and resettled. This project is underway and is expected to be completed in 1980 at a cost of $100 million to $105 million.If the United States accomplishes all of its objectives for cleaning up the Atoll, the Enewetak people must no...
Proposed Financial Management System for the Central Government of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands
FGMSD-77-27: Published: Apr 18, 1977. Publicly Released: Apr 18, 1977.
The Office of Territorial Affairs of the Department of the Interior proposed and was beginning to install a financial management system for the Central Government of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands.The proposed system appears to be more elaborate than would be necessary to meet operating manager requirements. Operating managers at both headquarters and the district levels feel their pri...
Follow-up Review of Cash Reconciliations Prepared by the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands
093042: Dec 15, 1970
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