Inter-ministerial committee for development cooperation



The Comité interministériel pour la coopération au développement (inter-ministerial committee for development cooperation) gives its opinion both on the broad thrust of development cooperation policy and on the matters indicated by the law of 6 January, 1996 on development cooperation.

Provisional timetable

As a rule, the Committee meets every two months chaired by the Director of development cooperation

  • Friday, 2 February 2018, at 10.30 a.m.
  • Friday, 30 March 2018, à 10.30 a.m.
  • Friday, 1 June 2018, à 10.30 a.m.
Composition

The first article of the Grand-Ducal regulation of 7 August 2012 establishing the composition and functioning of the inter-ministerial committee for development cooperation envisages each member of the government appointing a delegate to sit on the committee.

The list of members is updated regularly and published on the Luxembourg development cooperation development website to ensure procedures are transparent.

The appointment of members and alternate members addresses the request by certain ministerial departments to be associated with the committee’s activities. 

  • TONNAR Manuel, Chair, Directorate of Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs, MFEA
  •  BECKER Alain, Ministry of the Interior
  • DENTZER Cherryl, Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure, Department for the Environment
  • FABER Dominique, Ministry for Family Affairs and Integration and for the Greater Region
  • GEHL Georges, Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure, Department for the Environment
  • HANSEN Tom, Ministry of Justice
  • HEINEN Georges, Ministry of Finance 
  • HEMMER Patrick, Ministry of State
  • HERZEELE Christine, Ministry for Agriculture, Viticulture and Consumer Protection, Rural Economy Service
  • KOHNEN Marguy, Ministry of Sustainable Development and Infrastructure, Department for the Environment
  • MANDERSCHEID Karin, Ministry of Social Security (alternate)
  • MARKUSDOTTIR Eva, Ministry of Equal Opportunities
  • MAROCHI FEYDER Noémie, Ministry of Health
  • MARQUES Miguel, Ministry of Finance
  • MODERT Karin,  Ministry of National Education, Childhood and Youth
  • OLINGER Jean, Ministry of Finance, General Inspectorate of Finance
  • PESCH Elisabeth, Directorate of Immigration, MFA
  • RAMCILOVIC Dina, Ministry of Justice
  • SCHROEDER Isabelle, Ministry of Equal Opportunities (alternate)
  • SOARES Vera, Ministry of the Economy
  • SPELTZ Pascale, Ministry for Social Security, Inspectorate General for Social Security
  • TREINEN Pierre, Ministry of Agriculture
  • UNSEN Manon, Directorate of Immigration, MFA
  • VILAR Patricia, Ministry of the Interior (alternate)
  • WELTER Nadine, Ministry of Labour, Employment and the Social and Solidarity Economy
  • WEYRICH Marc, Ministry of Housing
  • ZECHES Barbara, Ministry of Culture
  • WEBER Alain, Directorate of Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Affairs, MFEA
Agenda of meetings

As envisaged by the law of 6 January 6, 1996, as amended, on development cooperation and humanitarian action, the “Development cooperation” inter-ministerial committee sees its remit extended to the question of the consistency of government policy from the development cooperation perspective. In this context, the ministries concerned are required to appoint a delegate to this committee.

Minutes of the meetings and opinion of the inter-ministerial committee
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