CONCORD Europe is seeking a Head of Resources for an 8 month leave cover. Apply by 11 September for this challenging position at the heart of Brussels!
CONCORD is seeking a consultant to research and draft a publication on the EU Trust Fund for Africa and Migration Compacts. Deadline: 6 August 2017.
For the second consecutive year, world leaders and civil society representatives gathered in New York for the High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development. Two years after the adoption of Agenda 2030, where do we stand on the road to “Eradicating poverty and promoting prosperity in a changing world,” making sure to leave no one behind? – CONCORD Director reporting back from NYC.
On 6-7 July, Civil Society Organisations, Local Authorities and Other Development and Human Rights actors gathered alongside European Institutions and Member States at the EU Partnership Forum 2017 in Brussels. Read our feedback from the event.
HLPF Voluntary National Reviews 2017: Spur of the moment or planting the seeds for a sustainable future?
Migration: Diverting attention from the lack of solidarity between EU Member States onto civil society organisations
Following Italian threats to close ports to boats carrying migrants and issuing a code of conduct for NGOs, we worry new measures will impede vital action in the Mediterranean.
CONCORD Europe is opening a call for a short term consultancy to develop a video script and contents on the future of EU-LAC relations ahead of the EU-CELAC CSO forum. Apply by 4 July!
Are you studying accountancy? Looking for a training in an NGO? We have a 6-month traineeship to offer! [Job offer in French]
Following the newly ratified NGO law which seriously restricts civil society space in Egypt, Civil Society voices its concern and asks the EU to postpone the EU-Egypt Association Council.
Do you know all about EU Presidencies? Do you have a solid body of experience as trainer and writer? Then this job is tailored for you! Send your application by 14 July 2017.
EU Member States have just adopted the conclusions on the global Agenda. Following their lead, we call on the European Commission to: strategise, implement and deliver!
Laura Sullivan was representing CONCORD in the Closing Ceremony of the European Development Days 2017. Here are her takes. In her first blogpost, Laura addressed the necessity of leaving the logic of economic growth as a central goal of our policies and politics on Development. Don’t miss the next episode.
Laura Sullivan, Vice President of CONCORD and Director for Europe and the Americas at Actionaid International, was representing CONCORD in the Closing Ceremony of the European Development Days 2017. Here are her main takes (part 1).
Défendre l’espace société civile auprès des Institutions Européennes: un devoir aussi sur notre continent
CONCORD Director, Seamus Jeffreson, was invited to the General Assembly of Coordination Sud on June 15th to address the following question “Enabling environment for NGOs: What situation in France, Europe and the world?”. Here is the speech he delivered to Coordination Sud’s membership [text in French].
CONCORD is seeking a consultant to prepare a publication on Global Citizenship Education (GCE) Study of investment in GCE across member states by national governments between 2011 and 2015.
CONCORD Europe took part in the 11th edition of the European Development Days, which took place on 7th and 8th June 2017 in Brussels. Find below the main take-aways from this 2-day event.
CONCORD Europe held its 14th General Assembly on 31 May to 1 June in Brussels. Here is what you should take away from the debates, workshops, and more.
If you have experience in both campaign strategy and storytelling technics, you are the one we need! We are looking for a Consultant to elaborate and provide a training on Campaign strategy and political Storytelling for communication experts. The training will take place on October 4th in Brussels. Please send your application, quote and a brief description of how you would organise such a one-day training by June 9th. Good luck!
On 19 May, the EU Foreign Affairs Council adopted the new EU Consensus on Development, central piece of the EU’s development cooperation architecture. Here is CONCORD’s reaction.
Call for consultant: Toolkit development on CSO dialogue with EU Delegations and EU Gender Action Plan
We are currently looking for a Consultant to develop a set of toolkits for workshops and presentations delivered by Civil Society Organisations.
From 7 February to 3 may 2017, the European Commission held a Public Consultation on the EU External Financing Instruments. Read our reply.
We regularly call on consultants to support us in performing various key tasks. If you are interested to work within a framework of a four-year contractual agreement with us, please submit your applications by June 6th.
Italian NGOs are currently under attack, due to allegations undermining the credibility and expertise of organisations and volunteers saving lives in the Mediterranean. This case is unfortunately not isolated in the EU.
With the revision of the Cotonou Agreement which will start mid-2018 and the soon to be signed new EU Consensus on Development, where do we stand on development cooperation after 60 years of European Union?