• Civil society calls for climate finance additional to ODA

    “There is basis for integration because all climate finance has development impact and contribution, it’s linked to additionality.” Antonio Tujan, Director of IBON International and former CPDE chair, clearly draws this imperative of a distinction between climate finance and development finance. Tujan and other civil society organisations join in a Conference of Parties 21 or […]

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  • CPDE launches training for country focal points

    A webinar training was launched by CPDE to support the participation of the CSO country focal points in the 2nd Monitoring Round of GPDEC. The webinar, conducted in English, Spanish and French, was conducted last 10 – 11 December and was attended by CSO focal points from different regions. The webinar aims to provide CSO […]

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  • Indigenous Peoples Stand against Plunder and Militarisation

    For centuries, indigenous peoples fought towards self-determination. Until now, the struggle continues as they remain targets of oppression. This is the situation shared by delegates from different countries that have come together on the 17th of November in a workshop held at the Balai Kalinaw in UP Diliman Quezon City, Philippines. The workshop is organised […]

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  • Civil society calls for Private Sector regulation thru Human Rights laws

    Tetet Lauron, Co-chair of CPDE, delivered a strong statement on the lack of Private Sector accountability in the Opening Session of the 2nd Busan Global Partnership Forum last November 23. “We highlight the importance for states and other actors to engage in a process that can lead to an international legally binding instrument to regulate, […]

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  • Rural Communities vs Public Private Partnership: A Continuing Fight for Food Sovereignty

    “PPP is worse than privatisation.” This is the bold statement by social movements and grassroots organisations of small-scale food producers from different parts of Asia. They convened last Friday, November 12, in a workshop held at the UP Balay Kalinaw in Quezon City, Philippines, hosted by CPDE and the People’s Coalition on Food Sovereignty or […]

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  • CPDE to participate in Korea-organised 2nd Busan Global Partnership Forum

    23-24 November will mark the second Busan Global Partnership Forum, which will be held in Seoul, South Korea. The objective of the Forum is to reflect on progress made in the implementation of the Busan commitments. These commitments are based on the Busan Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation signed by ministers of developed and developing […]

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  • CPDE reviews and renews strategy

    The CPDE is an established global open platform for civil society organisations in advancing effectiveness principles in development cooperation. In light of the changes in the development environment since its inception in 2012, CPDE is poised to a review and renew its strategy to further this claim. A strategic planning meeting is set to be […]

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  • Migrants and diaspora orgs gather in Istanbul for first CPDE global migrants meeting

    Istanbul, Turkey – A total of 18 migrant and diaspora organisations and advocacy NGOs from Asia, North America, Europe, Africa, MENA, Latin America and the Caribbean, and the Pacific met in Istanbul, Turkey last 8-9 October to discuss the migrant/diaspora issues in development under the development effectiveness framework. The global migrants/diaspora meeting is part of […]

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  • CPDE Statement on the Syrian Crisis

    CPDE Statement on the Refugee Crisis in Syria: ‘We stand in solidarity with the people of Syria’ 28 September 2015 As a community of civil society organisations advocating for development effectiveness, the CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) stands in solidarity with the people of Syria. At the core of CPDE’s work is the respect […]

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  • Dialogues for justice, public interest and the common good: CPDE side event at the UN Summit

    A day after 193 member states of the United Nations adopted the 2030 Sustainable Development Agenda, the CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE) together with grassroots activists, faith-based groups and NGOs organized a side event at the margins of the UN summit to discuss pressing issues affecting the marginalized and frontline communities in the context […]

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