About the Association of Inspectors General


The Association of Inspectors General seeks to foster and promote public accountability and integrity in the general areas of prevention, examination, investigation, audit, detection, elimination and prosecution of fraud, waste and abuse, through policy research and analysis; standardization of practices, policies, conduct and ethics; encouragement of professional development by providing and sponsoring educational programs; and the establishment of professional qualifications, certifications, and licensing.


The goals of the Association of Inspectors General are to:

  • Encourage professional development and provide a professional network
  • Foster policy research and analysis
  • Standardize practices, policies, conduct, and ethics
  • Sponsor educational programs
  • Establish professional qualifications, certifications and licensing
  • Encourage interdisciplinary scholarship
  • Conduct joint educational ventures
  • Exchange information and ideas
  • Identify trends