ALTER-EU is an informal coalition. ALTER-EU activities are mostly financed by the groups represented in the Steering Committee. Since November 2010 ALTER-EU has a coordinator and a working space in Mundo-B, the Brussels Sustainable House; salary and office expenses, as well as some organisational costs, are financed by a grant of 48.000 Euro of the Isvara Foundation (2011 - 2012).
ALTER-EU is strongly in favour of and committed to financial transparency around lobbying and member groups are expected to disclose such information.
More information regarding ALTER-EU and its steering committee members' activities can be found in the European 'Transparency Register'. ALTER-EU is registered in the EU Transparency Register under number: 2694372574-63.
Examples of financial transparency by ALTER-EU groups are available on the websites of:
As soon as the figures of 2011 are available, they will be published.