On 26 April 2016 José Luis Escrivá, the chair of the Network of EUIFIs, and Michal Horváth, advisor to the Network, met with EU officials, including the European Commission Vice-President for the Euro and Social Dialogue Valdis Dombrovskis
, to communicate the Network's position on recent initiatives to strengthen the EU fiscal framework.
The discussed topics included strengthening medium-term budgetary frameworks
(for more information, click here
), defining and enforcing minimum standards for independent fiscal institutions (for more information, click here)
and facilitating the implementation of the Fiscal Compact and the Stability and Growth Pact by EU IFIs by a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the European Commission and the EU IFIs (for more information, click here)