• 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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  • The recent OECD-DAC High Level Meeting and what’s in it for civil society

    By Mayang Guerrero Azurin The OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC) is a unique and relevant body in the global development co-operation architecture. Amid the rise of new international financing institutions with development mandates, new and sophisticated financing modalities and a range of complex devleopment issues to finance — a revitalised DAC positiniong itself to be […]

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  • Joint Civil Society submission to the 2017 High-Level Meeting of the OECD Development Assistance Committee

    This statement is collaboration of CSOs and endorsed by CPDE on the occasion of the 51st High Level Meeting (HLM) where the OECD Development Assistance Committee discuss important topics such as appropriate metrics reflecting current donors’ contributions with what developing nations currently receive, accounting new sources of development financing in the motivation to beat the […]

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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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  • CSO Statement on the 2017 DCF High-Level Symposium on ‘South-South and Triangular Cooperation for Achieving the 2030 Agenda’

    We, civil society organizations from different regions, strongly recognise the important contribution of South-South Cooperation in responding to the sustainable development goals of the 2030 Agenda. Not only is it a valuable complement to North-South cooperation in terms of development financing, it is also a means to promote effective development through learning and sharing technical […]

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  • CPDE Reaction to the 2017 High Level Political Forum (HLPF) Ministerial Declaration

    Download and read the statement in Spanish. CPDE commends Member States and other stakeholders, including civil society, for their sustained ambition around the 2030 Agenda. CPDE acknowledges the engaged participation of all stakeholders in the HLPF, and in particular the 44 Voluntary National Reviews (VNRs) that were presented as a manifestation of governments’ commitments on […]

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  • Session 13 Thematic review: SDG 17: Investing in and Financing for SDGs

    In accordance with paragraph 84. of the 2030 Agenda, Member States have decided that the High-Level Political Forum (HLPF) shall carry out regular voluntary reviews of the 2030 Agenda which will include developed and developing countries as well as relevant UN entities and other stakeholders. The reviews will be state-led, involving ministerial and other relevant high-level […]

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  • CPDE Statement on the May 2017 ECOSOC on Financing for Development (FfD) Follow-up

    CPDE commends the outcome document for acknowledging the importance of development co-operation and development effectiveness,1 however, substantial part of the Document works counter to the interest of the people. It remains void of references to women’s rights, human rights standards and principles while it echoes the rhetoric to shift the priority of the 2030 Agenda […]

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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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