Published budgetary aspects and mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund

The European Parliment and Council have published a decision oon the mobilisation of the European Globalisation Adjustment Fund in accordance with point 28 of the Interinstitutional Agreement of 17 May 2006 between the European Parliament, the Council and
the Commission on budgetary discipline and sound financial management.

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The EC looks for experts for humanitarian aid activities

The European Commission, through the The Directorate General for Humanitarian Aid (ECHO), have organised a Call for applications from individual experts for technical assistance to third countries in the area of humanitarian aid.

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European Court of Auditors assess The European Union Solidarity Fund

European Court of Auditors has presented an information note with the title "Information note of the European Court of Auditors concerning Special Report No 3/2008 on "The European Union Solidarity Fund: how rapid, efficient and flexible is it?". The audit of the EUSF examined whether the Fund had achieved these aims and whether recipient states were satisfied with the Fund.

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Instrument for Stability in 2007 Report

The report was submitted to the European Parliament and the Council in compliance with the reporting requirement set out in Article 23 of Regulation (EC) N°1717/2006 of the European Parliament and the Council of 15 November 2006 establishing an Instrument for Stability (the IfS Regulation).

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European Union support to Bolivia

The European Union is concerned with the situation in the Republic of Bolivia due to the situation of flooding and the continued absence of any political dialogue.

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Financial Regulation applicable to the 10th European Development Fund

The Official Journal of the European Union has published 19 march 2008 the rules for the establishment and financial implementation of the resources of the 10th European Development Fund (EDF) in the framework of the ACP-EC Agreement and in the Overseas Association Decision.

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EU take military action in the Republic of Chad

On 25 September 2007, the United Nations Security Council unanimously adopted Resolution 1778 (2007) approving the establishment of a UN Mission in the Central African Republic and Chad (MINURCAT) and authorizing the EU to conduct an operation in those countries for a period of 12 months from the declaration of Initial Operating Capability.

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