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Politics 04-10-2018

Auditors warn of risk of over-promising and under-delivering with EU funds

In order to regain citizens’ trust ahead of the EU elections in May 2018, the European Court of Auditors recommended matching expectations with results when using the EU budget, as less than 15% of funds available were spent last year.
Economy & Jobs 22-11-2017

EU auditors insist on full probe into ECB’s role in Greek bailouts

The European Court of Auditors (ECA) insists it had the right to look into the role of the European Central Bank in Greek bailouts, based on the Lisbon Treaty and a European Parliament resolution, and is now seeking ways to access the documents the ECB has refused to hand over.
Climate change 13-02-2017

EU auditors join fight against deadly air pollution

The European Court of Auditors (ECA) will investigate the fight against air pollution, which kills half a million European citizens every year, the court announced on Friday (10 February).

Auditors unaware if “Youth Guarantee” has provided a single job yet

Officials from the European Court of Auditors (ECA) responsible for screening the flagship Youth Guarantee initiative have admitted that they have yet to see a single young person who has found a job through it.
EU Priorities 2020 17-03-2015

Court of Auditors requests mandate to control Juncker Plan

The European Court of Auditors (ECA) asked for a clear mandate to control the European Fund for Strategic Investment (EFSI), the €315 billion Juncker Plan.

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