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Contents with tag: Global

30 Apr 2015
Post-2015 negotiations: Are governments passing the buck to businesses?

The emerging consensus on financing the post-2015 development agenda not only holds up the private sector as the engine of growth and innovation, but also promotes private finance as the fuel of development.

29 Apr 2015
Civil society groups warn against ‘outsourcing’ of government responsibilities for sustainable development

A joint meeting of the intergovernmental negotiations on the preparatory processes of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD) and the post-2015 Development Agenda was held recently at the UN headquarters in New York. The discussions that took place from April 21 to 24 centered on the substance as well as the relationship between the FFD agenda and the intergovernmental negotiations on the Means of Implementation (MOI) for the post-2015 development agenda.

27 Apr 2015
The Post-2015 Corporate Development Agenda: Expanding Corporate Power in the Name of Sustainable Development

The Campaign for Peoples Goals (CPG) releases a new paper that critiques how the corporate sector has long been trying to position itself front and center of the post-2015 development agenda.

24 Apr 2015
Intervention at the Session on Follow-up and Review of FFD and Post-2015 MOI

Transcripts of the intervention made by Mr. Paul Quintos and Miss Tessa Khan of the Asia Pacific Women on Law and Development (APWLD) at the Interactive Stakeholder Dialogue at the Joint Financing for Development and Post-2015 Processes.

3 Apr 2015
Updates on the ninth meeting of the Green Climate Fund Board

The ninth meeting of the Green Climate Fund Board (GCFB 9) convened in Songdo, Republic of Korea from March 24 to 26, 2015 to receive updates on the status of contributions among other matters.

27 Mar 2015
Unpacking the Post-2015 Development Agenda: Strengthening Corporate Power in the name of Sustainable Development?

Forum co-organized by IBON International, CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness, Campaign for People's Goals for Sustainable Development, Arab NGO Network for Development, LDC Watch, Centre for Community Economics and Development Consultants' Society and Public Advocacy Initiatives for Rights and Values in India
Saturday 28th March, 8:30-11:00
World Social Forum-Tunis | CPDE Tent

25 Mar 2015
Sendai Framework approved at Third WCDRR

The Third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction recently presented a 20-page President’s Proposal adopting the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030. The document sets down seven global targets that are expected to help achieve the outcome and goal of the framework.

23 Mar 2015
Stocktaking of Progress on CSO Enabling Environment and CSO Accountability

CPDE, ROA-AP, in collaboration with the Asia Pacific Development Effectiveness Facility, will hold a one-day forum on March 25, 2015 to stock-take progress on CSO Enabling Environment and CSO Accountability.
Press Room #1, 4th Floor, New World Hotel, Makati City

23 Mar 2015
Accountability to Peoples CSO Development Effectiveness in the Post-2015 Agenda

Forum by the Asia Pacific Research Network
Saturday 28th March, 11:30-14:00
World Social Forum-Tunis | CPDE Tent

23 Mar 2015
The Post-2015 Corporate Development Agenda: Expanding Corporate Power in the Name of Sustainable Development

This new paper, “The Post-2015 Corporate Development Agenda: Expanding Corporate Power in the Name of Sustainable Development” discusses how the corporate sector has long been trying to position itself front and center of the post-2015 development agenda by staking a claim at three levels: First, by setting goals that would suit their priorities for expansion; second, by claiming a primary role in mobilizing the means for implementing these goals; third, by shaping the governance framework that would be set-up to ensure progress in this agenda.

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