The September 2012 Communication from the European Commission, “The Roots of democracy and sustainable development: Europe’s engagement with Civil Society in external relations”, envisages the elaboration of Roadmaps at country level through a joint initiative between the European Union and Membe
Hundreds of civil society representatives gathered to discuss EU support to human rights and civil society organisations (CSOs) worldwide at the 2016 edition of the CSO Forum, held on 17-18 March in Brussels.
Pulling local actors at the centre of development is one of the main outcomes after two years Roadmap for EU engagement with Civil Society. Conceived as a direct implementation tool of the Communication 2012 “The Roots of democracy and sustainable development: Europe’s engagem
It is now more than one year ago that the exercise to develop EU Country Roadmaps for Engagement with Civil Society at country level was launched. More than 75 have been received to date with several more expected later in the year.