About: court of auditors

Cybersecurity 30-03-2022

EU institutions not prepared for increase in cyberattacks

EU institutions are not sufficiently prepared for the increasing number of cyberattacks, a new special report by the European Court of Auditors on Tuesday (29 March) reads. EURACTIV Germany reports.
Economy & Jobs 10-03-2022

Auditors slam French recovery plan as ‘too complex and confusing’

France's recovery plan, dubbed 'France Relance', is challenging to implement due to being over-complicated, difficult to monitor, and involving too many actors that are not immediately identifiable, according to Pierre Moscovici, the French court of auditors president.EURACTIV France reports.
Enlargement 10-01-2022

EU support has done little for rule of law in bloc hopefuls, auditors say

Despite the substantial financial and expert resources invested into the Western Balkan countries hoping to join the EU, governments in the region are becoming more authoritarian, a new report published on Monday (10 January) by the EU finances watchdog found.
Technology 30-09-2021

French senators welcome 4G deployment strategy, bemoan not being involved

The French Senate's Finance Committee on Tuesday (28 September) presented its recommendations on the national strategy for the deployment of 4G in France, highlighting the "substantial progress" in terms of coverage, but also raising a few points of concern. EURACTIV France reports.
Agrifood 06-02-2020

Integrated pest management should be linked to CAP payments, say auditors

The European Commission has been unable to adequately measure and reduce either the effects or the risks from pesticides due to a lack of rigorous and suitable data, according to a new report from the European Court of Auditors, released on Wednesday (5 January). 

OLAF raids European Court of Auditors premises

EXCLUSIVE / The European Anti-Fraud Office, OLAF, raided on Wednesday (29 November) the premises of the European Court of Auditors, the watchdog of EU finances, according to reliable sources who spoke to EURACTIV.
Brexit 28-09-2017

Auditor recommends giving committed EU funds to UK after Brexit

The easiest solution to settle the account with the UK would be to continue transferring committed EU funds to London within this budgetary period even beyond the exit date of March 2019, the president of the European Court of Auditors Klaus-Heiner Lehne said on Wednesday (27 September).
Development Policy 17-11-2015

Development financing schemes a success, find EU auditors

A range of EU-financing schemes worth more than €5 billion to help Africa, the Caribbean and Pacific states have largely been a success, the Court of Auditors found Tuesday (17 November).
Development Policy 21-01-2014

Corruption hampers EU aid in Central Asia: Court of Auditors

The European Court of Auditors (ECA) has flagged local corruption and a lack of co-operation from governments as the main driving factors behind the EU's development aid failures in Central Asia, EURACTIV.fr reports.