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Algemene inleiding De EU-begroting is een investeringsbegroting. Ongeveer 90 % van de EU-middelen wordt aan beleid en programma's...

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wallet and money

Better value for taxpayers' money. This is the core idea behind the topic of performance-based budgeting that the EPP Group Bureau is discussing...

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“The European Anti-Fraud Office, OLAF, must show by example how to play by the rules and not fiddle with its own statistics,” says the...

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The European Parliament today adopted, with a large majority, the interim Report on the establishment of the European Public Prosecutor's Office...

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De Commissie begrotingscontrole is bevoegd voor de controle op de uitvoering van de EU-begroting, m.a.w. of het geld van de belastingbetaler goed wordt besteed. Ze behandelt gevallen van fraude en onregelmatigheden bij de uitvoering van de begroting en stelt maatregelen voor ter voorkoming en instelling van vervolging wegens dergelijke gevallen. Zij controleert ook de rekeningen van de EU-instellingen.

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Good Administrative Behaviour

Article 41 of the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the Union enshrines a legally-binding "right to good administration". As a follow-up to...


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