Friday, November 27, 2009
The Executive Council of the European Centre for Global Interdependence and Solidarity [North-South Centre] recently approved a draft cooperation agreement with the Conference of INGOs. Both groups are part of the Council of Europe. The agreement reinforces the existing close cooperation between theConference of INGOs [through its Transversal Group on Europe and Global Challenges] and the North-South Centre.
The general aim of the agreement is the cooperation between the two bodies within the Council of Europe. Additionally, the agreement speaks to civil society cooperation within the framework of the North-South Centre and information sharing between the two groups. The agreement will be signed January 27, 2010.