EUROPEAN COURT OF AUDITORS
In order to help candidate countries face the challenges of European integration and implement the reforms needed to fulfil the criteria for European Union membership, the EU provides financial support.
The European Court of Auditors has analysed how well the European Commission has managed the pre-accession financial assistance to Turkey .
The main conclusions and recommendations of the report “ The European Commission’s management of pre-accession assistance to Turkey” will be presented to the press by Mr Maarten B. Engwirda , Member of the European Court of Auditors.
DATE AND TIME Wednesday 13 January 2010 at 10 a.m.
VENUE The RESIDENCE PALACE - International Press Centre
A PRESS KIT , consisting of the Special Report and a press release, will be made available for the press briefing . The Special Report will be published on the Court's website, , in 22 official languages .
INTERPRETATION will be available in French and English.
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