19-23 August 2013, Banjul, Gambia
Capacity Building Workshop on Regulatory auditing and Cost-Modeling
for West and Central English speaking African countries
The objective of this workshop was to train relevant people on Regulatory auditing and Cost modelling in delivery of services in communications by ensuring the understanding of price regulation and market analysis in the context of the competitive provision of electronic communications services. The workshop was also designed to build capacity on appreciation of Price controls and its relation to cost modeling, accounting and regulation, Regulatory auditing, accounting separation and cost modelling, Options for cost model development accounting standards, concepts and key assumptions, Cost model development in practice: process of building a cost model and Review of existing publicly available cost models in the region and beyond, model comparisons and future challenges.