Opinion piece by Ioli Christopoulou emphasizing the value of open dialogue and participatory consultations before the planning of Greece’s new Partnership Agreement 2021-2027 and the use of resources from the EU Recovery Fund are finalized.
The need to ensure a multi-level governance process has become even more pressing given the pandemic and its consequences. Such a process can ensure that all EU financing opportunities that set the environmental dimension at the heart of the economic recovery are seized; which in turn is critical for a successful transition to a sustainable future.
The article title “Planning for the Partnership Agreement and the Recovery Fund without consultation?” was published (in Greek) at the euractiv.gr webpage on 28.02.2020.
The article is part of the “EU Financing for a Sustainable Future” project which is implemented by the Green Tank with co-financing from the Cyclades Preservation Fund, the Ionian Environmental Foundation and the Captain Vassilis and Carmen Constantakopoulos Foundation.