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It’s not the end, it’s just the beginning: With COVID-19, now is the time to boost aid

Press release by CONCORD Europe: Brussels, 17 April 2020 – Early figures released yesterday by the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) show an increase of 1,4% in global development aid spending in 2019 compared to 2018. This change in donor countries’ official development assistance (ODA) levels can be attributed…

CROSOL and CONCORD call the EU Foreign Affairs Council for global solidarity

CROSOL has sent a letter to the Croatian Minister of Foreign and European affairs, Gordan Grlić Radman ahead of the Foreign Affairs Council (FAC) meeting regarding the EU’s response to the global COVID-19 pandemic. The letters contains a list of recommendations drafted by CONCORD Europe and civil society organizations from…

Reaction of Croatian Forum 2020 towards the European Union’s actions aimed at combating the COVID-19 pandemic

In the circumstances of growing pandemic of COVID-19 coronavirus in Europe, and especially among the EU member states – we express our concerns by the reactions of member states which have, albeit somewhat understandably but not justifiably, irrationally focused on protecting their national interests, ignoring the fact that we are…

Objavljen “AIDWATCH” izvještaj za 2017. godinu

Bruxelles, 17. listopada 2017. – Europskoj uniji će možda trebati cijelo desetljeće kako bi ispunila cilj od 0,7% BDP odvajanja za međunarodnu razvojnu pomoć, sudeći po trenutnoj stopi rasta, objavio je CONCORD u AidWatch izvješću za 2017.  Dok je 2016. godine zabilježen znatan porast od 27% u razvojnoj potrošnji, također je bio relativno…