Accountability (81 - 83 of 83 items)
El Salvador: Accountability for U.S. Military and Economic Aid
NSIAD-90-132: Published: Sep 21, 1990. Publicly Released: Sep 21, 1990.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed accountability for and controls over U.S. military and economic assistance to El Salvador, to determine: (1) whether any assistance was subject to misuse or diversion; and (2) what accountability and controls are in place.GAO found that: (1) the United States has provided $3.5 billion in economic and military aid to El Salvador since 1980; (2) ther...
Bar Code Technology: A Means To Improve Operational Efficiency And Internal Control
D06802: May 3, 1982
During the course of GAO's recent work on property accounting systems, GAO became aware of a trend among Federal agencies to utilize electronically readable markings, primarily bar codes, and reading devices for identification and control of property. Because of their apparent potential for improving productivity and strengthening internal control, GAO expanded their review in this area. GAO found...
Need To Strengthen Control Over Incoming United States AID Cargoes In Vietnam
B-159451: Published: May 15, 1968. Publicly Released: May 15, 1968.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO reviewed the effectiveness of the security and accountability controls over the hundreds of millions of dollars' worth of economic assistance program commodities arriving in Vietnam yearly, focusing on the: (1) extent of commodity losses resulting from diversions or other causes; (2) status of the backlog of commodities stored in and around the various port...