Sept. 30, 2021

Project Announcement: Followup Audit of the Reliability of Army Spare Parts Forecasts Submitted to the Defense Logistics Agency (Project No. D2021-D000AX-0163.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in September 2021. The objective of this audit is to determine whether the actions taken by the Army in response to Report No. DODIG-2014-124, “Army Needs to Improve the Reliability of the Spare Parts Forecasts It Submits to the Defense Logistics Agency,” September 29, 2014, improved the accuracy of the Army’s spare parts forecasts. We may revise the objective as the audit proceeds, and we will also consider suggestions from management for additional or revised objectives.

Sept. 23, 2021

Project Announcement: Evaluation of the August 29, 2021, Strike in Kabul, Afghanistan (Project No. D2021-DEV0PE-0165.000)

We plan to begin the subject evaluation on September 23, 2021. The objective of this evaluation is to determine whether the August 29, 2021, strike in Kabul, Afghanistan, was conducted in accordance with DoD policies and procedures. Specifically, we will review the pre-strike targeting process; the damage assessment and civilian casualty review and reporting process; and the post-strike reporting of information. We may revise the objective as the evaluation proceeds, and we will consider suggestions from management for additional or revised objectives.

Sept. 20, 2021

Project Announcement: Audit of Defense Critical Infrastructure Improvements at Military Installations in the Southeastern Continental United States to Mitigate the Effects of Extreme Weather Events (Project No. D2021-D000RG-0162.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in September 2021. The objective of this audit is to determine to what extent military installations in the southeastern Continental United States have assessed the potential for extreme weather events and identified improvements needed to mitigate potential damage to Defense Critical Infrastructure.

Sept. 20, 2021

Project Announcement: Quality control review of the FY 2020 single audit of the Battelle Memorial Institute under Project No. D2022-DEV0SO-0002.000

We will be performing a quality control review of the FY 2020 single audit of the Battelle Memorial Institute under Project No. D2022-DEV0SO-0002.000.

Sept. 17, 2021

Project Announcement: Audit of Management and Oversight of DoD Vulnerability and Mitigation Programs for Protecting the DoD Information Network (Project No. D2021-D000CX0164.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in September 2021. The objective of this audit is to determine the extent to which the DoD is managing and overseeing its vulnerability and mitigation programs for protecting the DoD Information Network from insider and external threats. We may revise the objective as the audit proceeds, and we will also consider suggestions from management for additional or revised objectives.

Sept. 10, 2021

Project Announcement: Evaluation of the Screening of Displaced Persons from Afghanistan (Project No. D2021-DEVOPD-0161.000)

We plan to begin the subject evaluation in September 2021. This evaluation will determine the extent to which the DoD is managing and tracking displaced persons from Afghanistan through the biometrics enrollment, screening, and vetting process.

Aug. 31, 2021

Project Announcement: Interagency Coordination Group of Inspectors General for Guam Realignment Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2021 (Project No. D2021-D000RL-0148.000)

We plan to begin the subject review in September 2021. We are conducting this project in response to Public Law 111-84, “National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010,” section 2835, October 28, 2009, as amended. This Act requires the DoD Inspector General as the chairman of the Interagency Coordination Group to provide a report to Congress by February 1, 2022, that summarizes the programs and operations funded with amounts appropriated or otherwise made available for military construction in the Territory of Guam. In addition, section 2835(h) of the Act states that the Interagency Coordination Group shall terminate upon the expenditure of 90 percent of all funds appropriated or otherwise made available for Guam realignment and shall provide a final audit of the programs and operations funded with amounts appropriated or otherwise made available for military construction on Guam.

Aug. 24, 2021

Project Announcement: Evaluation of an Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security Classified Project (Project No. O2021-DEV0SA-0156.000)

We plan to begin the subject evaluation in August 2021. The evaluation was requested by the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security. The objective of this evaluation is classified.

Aug. 24, 2021

Project Announcement: Audit of the Department of Defense's FY 2021 Compliance With Payment Integrity Information Act Requirements (Project No. D2021-D000FL-0155.000)

We plan to begin the subject audit in August 2021. This audit is required by Public Law 116-117, “Payment Integrity Information Act of 2019,” March 2, 2020. The objective of this audit is to determine whether, in FY 2021, the DoD complied with the Payment Integrity Information Act of 2019. We may revise the objective as the audit proceeds, and we will also consider suggestions from management for additional or revised objectives.

Aug. 23, 2021

Project Announcement: Evaluation of Department of Defense Military Medical Treatment Facility Challenges During the Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic in Fiscal Year 2021 (Project No. D2021-DEV0PB-0144.000)

We plan to begin the subject evaluation in August 2021. The objective of this evaluation is to determine the challenges, concerns, and needs encountered by medical personnel working at DoD Military Medical Treatment Facilities (MTFs) during the COVID-19 pandemic. We may revise the objective as the evaluation proceeds, and we will also consider suggestions from management for additional or revised objectives.