Supporting members and their national counterparts to develop partnership approaches, diversify funding options and access funding from the European Union.

Partnerships and Funding Forum

  1. Physical meeting to be held in June, hosted by Dorcas in the Netherlands. Focus on understanding and developing business partnerships for projects
  2. Virtual meeting in the Autumn will focus on evaluating and sharing learning on the EU-CORD’s collaboration in Eastern Africa, Myanmar and Bangladesh


  1. Establish and support EU-CORD partnerships in the focus countries of Eastern Africa, Bangladesh, and Myanmar: capturing learning with a view to replicating and scaling the experience.
  2. Strengthening collaboration with national implementation partners.
  3. Review and develop tools to help foster partnership approaches.

Peace-Humanitarian-Development Nexus

  1. Link EU-CORD members who are working on nexus issues and document the experience.
  2. Explore how different donor agencies are working in the nexus: coordination, programming & financing
  3. Understand the EU’s nexus approach and the interplay between DG INTPA and DG ECHO
  4. Identify funding opportunities and explore opportunities for collaboration.
  5. Participate in, and contribute to, work done by CONCORD and VOICE on the nexus

Funding Trends

Three Funding Trends meetings will focus on the following themes:

    1. Big Picture Funding Trends
    2. Results-Based Financing
    3. How to Stay Ahead of the Funding Curve

Global Europe | NDICI

  1. Contributing to the CONCORD FFSD workstream on actions relating to developing handbook and training on the Global Europe funding instrument
  2. Review multi/annual planning documents in detail and work with members to identify/prepare for upcoming funding opportunities
  3. Review new management modalities (MGA), OPSYS, Restrictive Measures and other issues impacting accessing and managing Global Europe funds

ECHO Partnership

  1. Continue active participation in the VOICE FPA Watchgroup and Taskforce

EU-CORD Ukraine Response

Updated 7th March 2022  In light of events in Ukraine, EU-CORD members are mobilising to respond to the emerging humanitarian crisis in a very uncertain and fluid situation.  Hungarian Baptist Aid is already distributing humanitarian aid to people in Brehove, Zakarpathia and their Rescue 24 team; an international special rescue team is on standby. Dutch […]

Introducing new EU-CORD member – World Relief Germany

In this article we introduce the second German member to join us this year. Who is World Relief Germany? World Relief Germany was founded in 1998 as PartnerAid. The Christian organisation summarises their work and motivation as follows: ‘Our faith in God and commitment to reconciliation motivate us to partner with communities in relief and […]

Responding to Migrants and Refugees – the Work of Dorcas in Macedonia

In this series of articles EU-CORD members share some of the work they have been doing in responding to the large numbers of refugees and migrants arriving in Europe. Here Ruben Mulder, Head of Disaster Response at Dorcas, writes on the ways in which Dorcas have responded. One million refugees and migrants have made the […]

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