NGOs funded by the EU: your accountability is being put into question!

NGOs funded by the EU: your accountability is being put into question!

On February 6th, CONCORD participated in a workshop in the European Parliament organised by the Budgetary Control Committee on the Study “Democratic Accountability and Budgetary Control of NGOs Funded by the EU Budget”. This recent study is key for NGOs funded by the EU as it addressed important issues such as transparency and accountability, the functioning of the Financial Transparency System and the Transparency Register. Read the key findings and suggestions on how NGOs should tackle the criticisms mentioned in the report.

CONCORD letter on EU budget 2015 to EU institutions

CONCORD calls on all three EU institutions to safeguard development and humanitarian aid in a more sustainable EU budget for 2015.  CONCORD’s Director Seamus Jeffreson has sent this in a letter to the President of the European Council Mr. Tusk, the President of the...