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 Reader 2008

CONCORD, through its Funding for Development and Relief (FDR) working group, has compiled a Reader on the 2007 of the EuropeAid Grant Standard Contract for external actions (December 2008). By identifying both weaknesses and examples of positive experiences, it is...