WORKING WITH DG ECHO AS AN NGO PARTNER | 2021 - 2027
By signing an Agreement with DG ECHO, Partners commit to promote the Action and its results by providing targeted information to multiple audiences (including the media and the public), in accordance with the Single Form and in a strategic (i.e. ad hoc efforts are not sufficient), coherent (avoid contradictory messages) and effective (suited to achieving the Action’s communication and dissemination goals) manner.
Before engaging in any communication or dissemination activity expected to have a major media impact, the Partner must inform DG ECHO’s Regional Information Officers.
The obligation to perform standard visibility activities means that Partners have to ensure EU visibility on the field and in their communication through:
The visibility and communication obligations are fully applicable to all co-Partners, their Implementing Partners and subcontractors. The responsibility for ensuring reporting obligations remains with the Coordinator.
When DG ECHO is one of several donors to the Action, as a general rule, EU visibility should be ensured in a proportional manner to its contribution.
On the visibility section of this website, you can find indications and best practices on how to implement visibility and communication activities.
Annotated Model Grant Agreement, Article 17 Communication, dissemination and promoting the Action
Provisional Annotated Annex 5 (DG ECHO) - Communication, dissemination and visibility