UNITED KINGDOM: “A tragic blow for many of the world’s most marginalised people” – 200 UK NGOs condemn government cuts to aid budget

Press release published by Bond on 21 April 2021, available here. The UK NGO sector has condemned the government's long awaited breakdown of aid cuts and have urged the government…

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FRANCE: French Minister of Interior interferes with European Commission’s distribution of funding to local NGO
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FRANCE: French Minister of Interior interferes with European Commission’s distribution of funding to local NGO

A letter leaked to the media shows that the French Minister of Interior Gerald Darmanin requested to the European Commission to withdraw the funding of an EU project application granted to a French organisation working…

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FRANCE: The Expert Council on NGO Law is concerned about the restrictions by the Bill to strengthen respect for the principles of the Republic by all

- By the Expert Council on NGO Law,  31/03/2021, accessible here The bill to strengthen respect for the principles of the Republic by all, currently before the French Parliament, seeks…

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IRELAND: Interview with The Wheel – Civic actors were crucial to respond to the crisis 

Towards a partnership approach between the State and the civic sector Read our interview with Ivan Cooper from The Wheel, one of the seven laureates from the Civic Pride Awards…

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