April 1, 2024

Project Announcement: Evaluation of the DoD Military Working Dog Program’s Management of Canine Welfare (Project No. D2024-DEV0SV-0071.000)

The purpose of this memorandum is to notify you that we plan to begin the subject evaluation in April 2024.

March 25, 2024

Project Announcement: External Peer Review of the Defense Commissary Agency Internal Review Office (Project No. D2024-DEV0SO-0102.000)

The purpose of this memorandum is to notify you that we plan to begin the subject external peer review in March 2024. The Inspector General Act of 1978, as amended, states the DoD Office of Inspector General will conduct, or approve arrangements for the conduct of, external peer reviews of DoD agencies in accordance with Government Auditing Standards.

March 25, 2024

Project Announcement: Review of the DoD’s Implementation of the Military Parental Leave Program Policy (Project No. D2024-D0DIEM-0104.000)

The objective of this review is to assess the effectiveness of the DoD’s implementation of enhanced Military Parental Leave Program benefits.

March 11, 2024

Project Announcement: Audit of the DoD’s Actions to Mitigate Ivanti Connect Secure and Ivanti Policy Secure Vulnerabilities (Project No. D2024-D000CU-0099.000)

The objective of this audit is to determine whether the actions taken by DoD Components to identify, respond to, and mitigate vulnerabilities impacting Ivanti Connect Secure and Ivanti Policy Secure virtual private networking systems comply with DoD directives.

March 8, 2024

Project Announcement: Review of DoD Funds Provided to People’s Republic of China and Associated Affiliates or Any Foreign Countries for Pathogen Research (Project No. D2024-D000FL-0095.000)

The objective of this review is to determine the extent to which the DoD awarded Federal funds directly or indirectly through grants, contracts, subgrants, subcontracts, or any other type of agreement or collaboration, during the 10-year period from 2014 through 2023, to Chinese research labs or to fund research or experiments in China or other foreign countries designed to enhance pathogens of pandemic potential.

Feb. 29, 2024

Project Announcement: Evaluation of DoD Roles and Processes Leading up to the July 2023 Basing Decision for the U.S. Space Command (Project No. D2024-DEV0SV-0092.000)

The objective of this evaluation is to determine the roles and processes of DoD leadership prior to the decision to base the U.S. Space Command headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Feb. 27, 2024

Project Announcement: Evaluation of the U.S. Navy’s Efforts to Prevent and Respond to Incidents of Deaths by Suicide, Suicide Attempts, and Suicidal Ideation (Project No. D2024-DEV0PB-0089.000)

The objective of this evaluation is to determine whether the Department of Navy effectively took actions to prevent and respond to incidents of deaths by suicide, suicide attempts, and suicidal ideation among members of the Navy assigned to sea duty or shore duty.

Feb. 26, 2024

Project Announcement: Follow-Up Evaluation of Enhanced End-Use Monitoring of Defense Articles Provided to Ukraine (Project No. D2024-DEV0PC-0094.000)

The objective of this evaluation is to determine the extent to which the DoD conducted EEUM of designated defense articles provided to Ukraine in accordance with DoD policy during the period after June 2, 2023.

Feb. 20, 2024

Project Announcement: Evaluation of the Accountability of PDA Defense Equipment Deliveries to Ukraine (Project No. D2024-DEV0PD-0090.000)

The objective of the evaluation is to determine whether the Defense Security Cooperation Agency and the Military Services are effectively and efficiently accounting for the delivery of Presidential Drawdown Authority defense equipment to Ukraine in accordance with DoD property book and DSCA security assistance policy.

Feb. 12, 2024

Project Announcement: Evaluation of the DoD's Efforts under the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement with the Republic of the Philippines (Project No. D2024-DEV0PC-0081.000)

The objective of this evaluation is to assess DoD’s efforts to develop capabilities and increase capacities under the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (EDCA) between the United States and the Republic of the Philippines.