Grundfinanzierung von ICG

Contract partner: ICG - International Crisis GroupCountry: Entwicklungsländer, unspezifisch Funding amount: € 250.000,00Project start: 01.07.2010End: 30.06.2012

Short Description:

Overall goal

The overall objective of the project is to contribute to effective conflict prevention and resolution of deadly conflicts and to build lasting peace.

International Crisis Group (ICG) is recognised as the world's leading independent, non-partisan source of analysis and advice to policymakers.

It provides strong field-based political analysis, early-warning signals and politicy recommendations in order to support the efforts of national governments, the EU, the UN and the civil society to prevent and contain the outbreak of further conflicts.

ICG maximises the prospect of achieving the project 's overall goals through the regular publication of reports, briefing papers, monthly bulletins (Crisis Watch), media initiatives, oral briefings, round table meetings and policy seminars.

Main target group and beneficiaries are the UN (including the Security Council and its members), the EU (including the Commission, the Council, the Parliament, and the Member States), other international and regional organisations as well as governments, parliaments, political parties, relevant state ministries and local civil society groups in Asia, Africa, Middle East, Latin America and the Caribbean as well as in Europe

project number2651-00/2010
source of fundingOEZA
sector Frieden und Sicherheit
  • Policy marker: are used to identify, assess and facilitate the monitoring of activities in support of policy objectives concerning gender equality, aid to environment, participatory development/good governance, trade development and reproductive, maternal, newborn and child health. Activities targeting the objectives of the Rio Conventions include the identification of biodiversity, climate change mitigation, climate change adaptation, and desertification.
    • 1= policy is a significant objective of the activity
    • 2= policy is the principal objective of the activity
  • Donor/ source of funding: The ADA is not only implementing projects and programmes of the Austrian Development Cooperation , but also projects funded from other sources and donors such as
    • AKF - Foreign Disaster Fund of the Austrian federal government
    • BMLFUW - Federal Ministry for Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water
    • EU - Funds of the European Commission
    • Others - various other donors are listed in ADA’s annual business report.
  • Type of Aid – Aid modalities: classifies transfers from the donor to the first recipient of funds such as budget support, core contributions and pooled programmes and funds to CSOs and multilateral organisations, project-type interventions, experts and other technical assistance, scholarships and student costs in donor countries, debt relief, administrative costs and other in-donor expenditures.
  • Purpose/ sector code: classifies the specific area of the recipient’s economic or social structure, funded by a bilateral contribution.
  • Tied/Untied: Untied aid is defined as loans and grants whose proceeds are fully and freely available to finance procurement from all OECD countries and substantially all developing countries. Transactions are considered tied unless the donor has, at the time of the aid offer, clearly specified a range of countries eligible for procurement which meets the tests for “untied” aid.