• Support for Atama Katama, CPDE Asia Representative

    Statement of Support DEFEND OUR DEMOCRATIC AND CIVIL LIBERTY AND FREEDOM OF SPEECH AND EXPRESSION The CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) expresses its support and solidarity for Andrew Ambrose (aka Atama Katama), who is currently the Asia regional representative of the platform. The Sabah-based indigenous musician-activist is facing possible detention for defamation against Dr. […]

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  • 2017 Call for Proposals on Country-Level Civil Society Initiatives on Effective Development Cooperation

    The CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) is calling on national civil society organisations to submit proposals on initiatives and actions in line with the universal application of effective development cooperation (EDC) principles. The call is soliciting proposals on (a) advancing development cooperation commitments and its implementation in the context of Agenda 2030; (b) work […]

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  • CPDE Global Council selects new leaders during its Berlin meeting

    Berlin, GERMANY — The Global Council (GC), CPDE’s highest decision-making body, has selected two new co-chairs to serve a two-year term until 2019. Beverly Longid, global representative of the Indigenous Peoples sector, and Monica Novillo, global coordinator of the Feminist Group, were selected as new co-chairs replacing Tetet Nera-Lauron (Asia Pacific Research Network) and Patricia Blankson […]

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  • From Paper to Practice: How Is Europe Measuring Up?

    CPDE is holding a forum during the EU Development Days, June 7-8 in Brussels. Through this Forum CPDE will bring together representatives from civil society and government to discuss CSOs successes and how trends in current development policy impact achieving the 2030 Agenda. See you on June 7 from 10:00am-11:30 am in L1-Meeting Room (in […]

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  • CPDE Statement on the Revision of the European Consensus on Development

    16 March 2017 As the European Union works to update its development policy framework, CPDE calls on the EU and its Member States to stay true to the goals of development and ensure that people and planet are at the heart of its policy. The European Commission proposed an update to the EU’s development policy […]

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  • Breaking Ground and Taking Root: The Istanbul Principles @ 7

    The Civil Society Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) is convening Breaking Ground and Taking Root: The Istanbul Principles @ 7 in Bangkok, Thailand on March 30-31, 2017. Civil society organizations (CSOs) contribute in unique and essential ways to development as innovative agents of change and social transformation.  CSOs are channels for social solidarity, service and mobilization to […]

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  • Civil Society Assessment of the Nairobi Outcome Document

    10 February 2017 I. Introduction The 2nd High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation (HLM2) was an important moment to ensure that Aid and Development Effectiveness commitments are upheld and all stakeholders commit to being accountable. For CSOs it was important to have an honest conversation around how all stakeholders have […]

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  • Civil Society and the HLM2: Looking Back

    How prepared were we to participate in the GPEDC 2nd High Level Meeting (HLM2) in Nairobi? How was CPDE’s support to CSOs who participated in the HLM2? What were your individual achievements? What were CPDE’s achievements in the Nairobi events? These are some of the questions we asked, looking back on what happened in Nairobi […]

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  • CPDE Global Council confirms members of CPDE governance bodies

    The Global Council (GC), the highest decision-making body of the CSO Partnership, confirmed new members of the Coordination Committee (CC) and GC during its 4th annual meeting held in Nairobi, Kenya on 27 November 2016. New CC and GC members Representative Organisation CPDE position Atama Katama (CC and GC member) PACOS Trust Asia regional focal […]

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  • New CPDE Co-Chairs Selected

    During the fourth Global Council meeting last 27 November 2016 held in Nairobi, Kenya, GC members selected Julia Sanchez of the Canadian Council for International Cooperation and Vitalice Meja of Reality of Aid Africa Network as new Co-Chairs to serve for the next two years. Julia Sanchez and Vitalice Meja will take over the leadership […]

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