DevelopmentEducation.ie is a partnership-based project guided and financed by a consortium of non-governmental organisations (NGOs) and at all times seeks to work in that spirit. It is also part-funded by Irish Aid, the Irish Government’s programme for overseas development.
The decisions are made by consensus and the needs and agendas of all consortium members are central to the success and sustainability of the project as it overseas the governance, strategic development and delivery of the website.
The Management Committee (MC) of the consortium is guided by a governance policy and practice which is designed to shape and deliver 3 key objectives as outlined in detail in the agreed 3-year plan (2013 – 2015) specifically:
The governance policies of the project are intended to define clearly the core procedures and responsibilities that guide the project while at the same time retaining appropriate flexibility and adaptability to circumstances as they evolve within the context of the consortium and the DE sector.