This joint position paper between VOICE and CONCORD aims to highlight the need to move towards a more joined up approach enhancing resilience and impact.
Con este informe, CONCORD pretende destapar algunas incoherencias entre las políticas de la UE y los objetivos de desarrollo. Según lo dispuesto en el Tratado de Lisboa, la UE tiene el compromiso de eliminar la pobreza en los países en vías de desarrollo.
A new factsheet on where and how EU aid is spent, adapted from work by our UK member Bond.
Expect live tweets from the most relevant events and up-to-date news on all things development Share with us all opinions and see the latest CONCORD-related pictures Keep in touch with who works where in CONCORD, whether past or present staff Watch videos of our interviews and webinars.
We are delighted to announce the launch of our revamped website! We encourage you to look around and get familiar with all of our site’s new features. Easy to Use As soon as you arrive on the homepage, you’ll get all the latest content featured in an interactive carousel of images and headlines that users can […]
CONCORD is made up of various working structures and groups that help it coordinate common positions and activities among its members. AidWatch Beyond 2015 Climate Change and Development Task Force (PCD) CONCORD Financing for Development Task Force CONCORD EP elections taskforce CONCORD Financing for Development Task Force CONCORD EP elections taskforce CONCORD Advisory group […]
The EP have voted to enforce stricter controls on European natural resource extractors.
Former President Joanna Maycock talks about CONCORD, civil society organisations and what it means to be the first woman to lead European Development NGOs. 10/10/2012
CONCORD cannot guarantee that information from external sources and links contained on this site is up to date or be responsible for external content on other websites. CONCORD collects email addresses submitted through the ‘Sign up to our Newsletter’ function for use in newsletter mailings or through the Contact form, on the Contact page. We […]
CONCORD Director Olivier Consolo’s take on how the EU should ‘do’ development. 10/10/2012
The purpose of this note is to deepen the debate of the place of NGOs in European Development policy with accurate funding figures from 2004-2008.
High Level Panel: “Promoting Biofuels, Creating Scarcity?” on 17 October.
This position paper released by CONCORD’s Development Awareness Raising and Education (DARE) Forum outlines the role of DEAR and citizen participation in the development discourse.
The European Union’s biofuel policy continues to threaten food security and increase land grabs in Africa. Joint media reaction by CONCORD, EuropAfrica, CNCR and FIAN.
New AidWatch Report 2012, ‘Aid We Can’ shows that €7.35billion of EU aid wasn’t genuine and didn’t reach developing countries.
A new report shows that EU Delegations lack transparency and predictability in handling call for proposals, which creates barriers for CSOs to access EC funding.
Members of CONCORD gathered together in Brussels on June 5-6 for CONCORD’s 2012 General Assembly. With both Board Members and President to be elected, it was a landmark occasion as members voted to elect Joanna Maycock, Head of Europe in the NGO ActionAid, to take over the reins of Justin Kilcullen of Irish NGO Trocaire, thus closing a […]
Many EU countries show a fall in development aid budgets since 2011.
CONCORD Belgium is represented by: ACODEV http://www.acodev.be/ 11.11.11 http://www.11.be/ COPROGRAM http://www.ngo-federatie.be/ CNCD-11.11.11 http://www.cncd.be/
This document sets out the priorities for CONCORD and will therefore underpin CONCORD’s work from 2009 to 2015.
The Code of Conduct encourages NGOs and others reporting about development to choose images and messages that respect human dignity.
The European Development Education Monitoring Report – “DE Watch” – was initiated by the European Multi-Stakeholder Steering Group on Development Education. It is part of the ongoing process and efforts by the European community of stakeholders in Global/Development Education to discuss and shape common perspectives, concepts, standards and co-ordinated policies in their area of engagement.
The purpose of this report is to help improve the quality of the work of CSOs and EU delegations by identifying issues that regularly cause problems, and propose general solutions that would improve good practice.
CONCORD, through its Funding for Development and Relief (FDR) working group, has compiled a Reader on the 2010 Practical Guide to contract procedures for EU external actions (March 2011 update). This Reader serves as an important tool for NGOs and EU officials to interpret the complex rules of the European Commission in the area of contractural […]