Policy Briefing - The EU Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument
The Neighbourhood, Development and International Cooperation Instrument (NDICI) is a external instrument proposed under the EU's next 2021-2027 budget. It will provide funding for surveillance, border security, and migration management projects in third countries currently undertaken by a number of projects across various funds which are to form part of the NDICI. Several raise significant concerns regarding the right to privacy.
This paper summarises the NDICI and provides a list of recommendations for the upcoming finalisation of the NDICI and the MFF.