In recent years, the implementation of the budget that the European Union allocates to third countries has experienced what could be regarded as a revolution. Indeed, up to five years ago most of the so called External Action budget was managed directly by the European Commission and the recipient countries’ authorities. Nowadays, the implementation of a large chunk of that financial envelope is delegated to a wide variety of actors, such as Member States development agencies, International Financial Institutions and non-profit making organisations
You can now register for EDD 2019!
This year’s edition of the EDD will address inequalities. With exciting high-level speakers, debates and other engaging sessions, EDD 2019 will focus on combining the European Union’s goals to address inequalities and the Agenda 2030 for sustainable development.
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The sectorseminar on Water in EU-External Action Instruments took place on Tuesday, 15.11.2016.
The event took place on March 10, gathering around 150 participants from all over Europe, the majority of whom were companies and organisations active in private sector and development.
The sector seminar Private Sector Development in EU External Action Programmes is re-scheduled to take place in Brussels on Thursday, 10 March 2016. More information about this event is available under "next seminar".
The next WEBINAR will focus on the changes introduced in the latest version of the “Practical Guide (PRAG) for Procurement and Grants for European Union external actions” and the implications for European companies. It will take place ONLINE on Thursday, June 30, 2022.
The recording of the Webinar 30.06.2022 "Changes in the EU External Action Procurement: PRAG 2021" is available at the following link:
The new Practical Guide (PRAG) introduces some changes that may impact the way of European companies participate in tenders and call for proposals. The webinar will take place on 30th June at 10h.00-11h:15. Finland, Italy and Spain are the main organizing countries of the webinar and a significant number of Member states organizations co-organize the event. The platform will be Webex. For those companies that cannot access to the session the same day, we plan to record it in order to make it available on this web page.