• Nairobi Civil Society Forum: Universal Effective Development Cooperation Towards a Peoples’ Agenda

    On 28 November–1 December 2016, the Global Partnership for Effective Development Cooperation (GPEDC) will hold the Second High Level Meeting (HLM2) to amplify the positive impact of development cooperation in the next fifteen (15) years. The HLM is a unique platform for heads of state, ministers, heads of major international organisations and leaders from civil […]

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  • Call for HLM2 Marketplace Exhibitors and Event Organisers

    We are happy to announce that CPDE has been approved for two slots in the HLM2 Marketplace. This means two (2) 3 meters by 3 meters booth (combined) that we can use during the HLM2 on 28 November – 1 December 2016 in Nairobi, Kenya. In this regard, we are encouraging all interested organisations who […]

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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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  • Reflect on your organisation’s effectiveness. Take the CSO Effectiveness Awareness Check!

    Dear CSO friends and colleagues, Six years ago, civil society organisations embarked on a three-year long process of consolidating principles, indicators and guidelines that guide our work as independent development actors. The outcome of this process, known as the Istanbul Principles, serves as guideposts for the global CSO community in improving our work and making […]

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  • 2016 CPDE Perception Survey

    In 2014, the CPDE conducted a Perception Survey that looked into the perception of our stakeholders with regards to CSO key messages. We now launch another Perception Survey to understand your experiences in terms of information use and dissemination of CSO key messages so that we may further improve our communication strategy to ensure you […]

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  • Call for Contributions – 2016 Global Synthesising Research

    The CSO Partnership for Development Effectivness (CPDE) is currently implementing the three-year programme Civil Society Continuing Campaign for Effective Development that aims to promote development effectiveness through concrete CSO action, utilising a mix of approaches in policy advocacy, engagement, outreach and capacity development at global, regional, sub-regional and national levels. The said programme will end […]

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  • On the Means of Implementation and Systemic Issues of the Sustainable Development Goals

    by Lei Covero Securing the Means of Implementation (MOI) is at the heart of Agenda 2030, otherwise the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) would remain as pipedreams. The MOI in the Agenda encompass development financing, capacity-building, technology transfer, trade and systemic issues. But at the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) last July 18-20, 2016 at the […]

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  • Reflections on the High Level Political Forum – New York

    Reflection on the 2016 UN High Level Political Forum in New York on sustainable development convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, 11th – 20th July 2016 “High-hype” characterised the one year build up towards the High Level Political Forum 2016 (HLPF). Many people anticipated that since the Sustainable Development Goals process […]

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  • La nueva agenda de desarrollo. ¿Retórica o cambios reales?

    par Tania Ricaldi Arévalo Recientemente concluyó el Foro Político de Alto Nivel (HLPF, por sus siglas en inglés), espacio que no solo constituye un primer alto en la nueva agenda de desarrollo, sino que también supuso la revisión voluntaria de 22 países como elemento de recolección de lecciones aprendidas que podrán ser usadas por los […]

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  • A Genuine International Cooperation Serving Peoples’ Agenda

    by Zahra Bazzi The Agenda 2030, which looks into achieving important goals for the improvement of people’s lives at the same time save the planet through joint efforts of all development partners, is very ambitious. Yet stakeholders engaged in the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) reiterated their commitment to work toward those goals. However, the […]

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