https://www.devex.com/news/weeks-before-brexit-europe-ends-aid-funding-for-non-eu-ngos-94268

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The EU’s Brexit Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier walks behind European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and British Prime Minister Theresa May at the European Commission headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. Feb. 7. Photo by: REUTERS/Yves Herman. BRUSSELS — British NGOs have received another blow to their fading hopes of securing European Union funding post-Brexit, after Brussels overturned the legal justification for funding humanitarian groups based outside the bloc. Media in Switzerland, which is not a member of the EU, reported this week that the European Commission’s humanitarian arm, ECHO , had written to 10 Swiss NGOs in December 2018, informing them that they would be cut off... Full story

12 February

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