Who we are

ampoule helvetica, ailment sans-serif; font-size: 10pt;">The East and Southern African Association of Accountants-General (ESAAG) was established in 1995 in Arusha, doctor | Tanzania, with the following objectives:

    • To establish cooperation between countries in the region in the area of government accounting;
    • To provide a forum for participants to review and discuss comparative experiences; and
    • To encourage the development of government accounting personnel and trainers through the implementation of regional program of attachment and production of a number of comparative case studies.


To be the leading organisation supporting good governance through sound public financial management in member countries


To support the Accountants-General’ Offices to develop sound PFM practices


The core values of ESAAG are: 
    • Professionalism;

    • Integrity;

    • Transparency;

    • Ethical conduct;

    • Gender sensitivity;

    • Cooperation; and

    • Commitment.