• 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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  • Universalising Effective Development Cooperation: The CSOs’ Asks for a stronger Global Partnership

    The CSO Partnership is committed to a successful Second High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation (GPEDC).The HLM2 will be a milestone in the implementation of the effective development cooperation commitments‑ and possiblyin the realization of the 2030 Agenda and the AAAA as well. Read the full document here.   Read the […]

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  • Announcement: Accepted Nairobi Civil Society Forum Workshop Proposals

    We thank all organisations who expressed interest in conducting a workshop in the 2016 Nairobi Civil Society Forum. Below is the list of accepted proposals. Name of Organisation Title of Event Faith-Based Organisations, ActAlliance, Bread for the World, Germany, Bread for All, Switzerland “The Weakest Must Not Bear the Risk” An example of a large […]

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  • Announcement: Selected CSOs to participate in HLM2 in Nairobi

    The list of first and second batch of participants for the 2nd High Level Meeting in Nairobi, Kenya has now been released. Please refer to attachment below for the current lists of accepted CSO Delegates, consisting of Global Council Members, Fully Funded, Partially Funded, and Self-Funded Participants: Full List of Participants Additions to the list […]

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