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EU Campaign to Reform Export Credit Agencies

FERN

www.fern.org

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Transforming Development Finance
  • Grant Amount $100,000
  • Grant Period October 1, 2002–September 30, 2004
  • Location Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
  • Geographic Focus Europe

About this grant

The goal of the European Union (EU) campaign on export credit agencies (ECAs) is to integrate environmental and social considerations into the decisionmaking and operations of European ECAs. The campaign contributes to national level ECA reform efforts within EU member countries.Multiyear funding will support objectives that include coordinating national non-governmental organization (NGO) reform efforts in EU member states; creating changes at the EU level for ECA reform; strengthening communities’ reform efforts; and reforming the Belgian ECA, Ducroire.Accomplishments during the past year included producing background information on the need for ECA reform; raising awareness of ECAs and their financing; and coordinating EU NGO efforts on ECA reform.