The governments of Mexico and The Netherlands, in their capacity as Co-Chairs of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation, have the honor of inviting you to participate in a panel discussion entitled “How to make it happen: shaping International Development Cooperation for the effective implementation of the Post-2015 development framework”, which will take place on September 26th, between 09:15 and 10:45 a.m. at UN Headquarters in New York, conference room 6.
September 26th, 09:15 – 10:45 a.m., Conference Room 6, UN.
This year’s General Assembly will mark the beginning of the global negotiations that should conclude with the adoption of a new sustainable development framework. In this context, the panel discussion provides us with the opportunity to identify the key challenges facing international development cooperation in the Post-2015 era, drawing from the lessons learned of the MDG process, and focusing on multi-stakeholder implementation of common objectives at country level.
We will also discuss the practical contributions of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation to the implementation of the Post-2015 development agenda.
Moderated by Henry Bonsu, International Broadcaster. Participants will include:
- José Antonio Meade (Mexican Secretary of Foreign Affairs)
- Lilianne Ploumen (Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Co-operation)
- María Eugenia (Gina) Casar, Associate Administrator, UNDP
- Ted Chu, Chief Economist, International Finance Corporation
- Hugette Labelle, Chair of the Board of Transparency International
- Reeta Roy, CEO of MasterCard Foundation (tbc)
If you would like to register for this event please write to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday 19 September 12:00 a.m. EDT to secure access to the venue. Please note that space is limited. Upon registration participants will receive a logistics note. Please find attached a concept note with more details.
Thank you for your consideration, and we look forward to your participation in the event.