Updated September 27, 2021
After her return to the Republic of Palau, she began working with the Ministry of Finance. She currently serves as a Senior Accountant under the Division of Finance and Accounting and has two staff under her section. Sweety is responsible for disbursing all funds appropriated under the Republic of Palau Public Law Budget Act passed by the Legislative Branch. On a day to day basis, Sweety works fairly closely with all states in Palau, embassies and medical referral offices, public and private schools, other departments and organizations and all component units by monitoring and ensuring that their accounts are within their budget, often by providing a budget and expenditure report on their daily activities. She is also responsible for entering and modifying purchase orders, contract agreements, petty cash and journal vouchers.
Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs Applauds 33rd APIPA Conference for Strengthening Public Accountability in Island Areas
Sep 22, 2022Ciara
The U.S. Department of the Interior’s Office of Insular Affairs applauds the Association of Pacific Islands Public Auditors (APIPA) on completing its 33rd annual conference, held virtually from August 29 to September 2, 2022. More than 500 government financial accountability officials attended...Read More
Sep 15, 2022Jason
The Palau Economic Advisory Group (EAG), newly constituted to provide recommendations on how the United States can best contribute to the long-term economic stability and resilience of the island, convened its initial meeting Aug. 22-26, 2022. The goal of this first meeting was to learn about the...Read More
Sep 12, 2022Jason
The 2022 Palau Economic Brief and Presentation is produced annually to present an independent assessment of the Republic of Palau’s economic performance and policy environment, as well as independently verified economic statisticsRead More
Aug 29, 2022Ciara
Carmen G. Cantor, Assistant Secretary for Insular and International Affairs, gives a warm welcome APIPA 2022 Conference participants.Read More
Photos from recent activities hosted by the Pacific and Virgin Islands Training Initiatives (PITI-VITI) in support of conferences, training and leadership development, are available below.