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European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR)


European Commission - Enlargement - Decentralisation

Decentralisation is the process whereby management of European Union funds is delegated to the administrations of the beneficiary countries. It implies the setting up of competent infrastructures by the beneficiary countries and effective control of fund management by the European institutions.

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