Coalition for open, fair, and accountable public spending in the EU

We aim to stop public funds siphoning off and we have a plan that will help.

Why Open Spending?

The Opinion of the Open Spending EU Coalition on the Financial Regulation recast


Published date

15 Mar, 2023

Little is being said about this, but it could be a very good step towards greater transparency in EU spending. We want it to be even better. We present our opinion on the Financial Regulation revision. 

The Open Spending EU Coalition welcomes the Commission proposal on the revision of the Financial Regulation which aims to improve the information provided to the public on the use of the Union budget and on recipients of Union funding. We see very great potential in the proposed legislation in increasing the transparency of spending from the EU budget. However, there are several key barriers to realising this potential. Take a look at the document to learn more about it. 

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