EIC President, Michel Démarre, has called upon the European Executive Directors at the World Bank to carefully evaluate the potential risks connceted with the proposed “Program-for-Results” (PforR) before making a final decision in January 2012.
On 7 December, EIC Treasurer Uwe Krenz presented the perspective of the European construction industry at a one-day conference on “Tackling Corruption across the EU” hosted by the TI Liaison Office to the EU (TI EU).
The EIC President, Michel Démarre, presented the private sector's voice at the 4th High-Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness in Busan, Korea.
EIC President Démarre and FIEC President Todini today jointly called on the European Commission to interdict the use of unfair contract conditions in public contracts financed by the EU Structural Funds which allocate virtually all of the construction risk to the cotnractor.
EIC has become an official supporter of the CoST (Construction Sector Transparency) initiative. CoST is an international multi-stakeholder initiative to increase transparency and accountability in the construction sector, supported by the World Bank.