In its policy paper on EU Aid Effectiveness,
CONCORD underlines the need for the EU to be ambitious in the High level
Forum on Aid Effectiveness in Accra. While the Paris Declaration is a useful
tool for driving greater aid efficiency, it is limited in scope, avoiding
critical issues like aid allocation and transparency and setting unambitious
targets in others such as ownership, mutual accountability, and aid untying.
The policy paper focuses on a number of practical steps the European Union
can take to build on its existing aid effectiveness commitments and, in