Somalia launches New Deal

News May 14th, 2013

Somalia Prime Minister Abdi Farah Shirdon, Finance Minister Mohamud Hassan Suleyman along with several ministers, members of the civil society groups, members of the International Dialogue on peace-building and state-building, consisting of the g7+ group of 19 fragile and conflict-affected countries, development partners, and international organizations, gathered today in Mogadishu, Somalia, to launch the commitment to […]

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Event: International Peace Institute, 22 April 2013

Events April 25th, 2013

On April 22nd, IPI together with the Ministry of Finance of Timor-Leste and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark hosted a policy forum on peace and development, focusing on what has been accomplished since the New Deal for Engagement in Fragile States was adopted in November 2011 and discussing how the New Deal can […]

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Third Global Meeting of the International Dialogue Washington DC (19 April 2013)

Events April 8th, 2013

“The New Deal: Achieving better results and shaping the post-2015 global agenda.” The time has come for increased action. As peace and security remain top priorities of political leaders, whilst the global development agenda is being re-defined and financial constraints demand concrete results on the ground, this meeting will provide strategic direction to ensure the […]

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Private sector investment and job creation in fragile states – Washington DC (am 19 April 2013)

Events April 8th, 2013

The Private sector investment and job creation in fragile states event will be organised by IFC, g7+ with support of Denmark, It is part of the World Bank/IMF spring meetings in Washington DC, and will discuss engaging the private sector in the New Deal for Engagement in Fragile States. For more information please visit the […]

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World Bank/IMF Spring Meetings – Washington DC (19-21 April 2013)

Events April 8th, 2013

Each Spring, thousands of government officials, journalists, civil society organizations, and invited participants from the academia and private sectors, gather in Washington DC for the Spring Meetings of the World Bank and the IMF. At the heart of the gathering are meetings of the joint World Bank-IMF Development Committe and the IMF’s International Monetary and […]

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Somalia launches “New Deal” Task Force to strengthen new system of aid delivery

News March 25th, 2013

The Somali government has launched a “New Deal” Task Force to work on the implementation of a radical new system of aid delivery agreed with international partners. “As a government we welcome the New Deal and what it represents for Somalia and other countries that have been affected by conflict,” said the Minister of Information […]

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2013 Global Forum on Development (4-5 April 2013)

Events March 25th, 2013

Details: Thursday 4 April – Friday 5 April 2013  OECD Conference Centre • 2 Rue Andre Pascal, Paris, France The global economic landscape has changed, and with it, the understanding of what development and poverty are all about. Economic growth in developing and emerging countries has improved lives of many poor people and led to the […]

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Global Partnership Steering Committee (22-23 March 2013)

Events March 21st, 2013

The Steering Committee of the Global Partnership convened for its first meeting in London 5-6 December 2012 (summary). Co-Chaired by Ministers Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala (Nigeria), Armida Alisjahbana (Indonesia) and Justine Greening (UK), the meeting framed the broad vision for the Global Partnership. The Co-Chairs’ letter, sent out to the members of the Global Partnership on January 5th […]

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G7+ Experiences and Perspectives

Events February 14th, 2013

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Working Differently In Fragile and Conflict-Affected Situations: The Asian Development Bank Experience

News January 7th, 2013

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has reviewed its experience to identify ways to work effectively in settings of conflict and Fragility. Consult the findings in their recent publication : ‘Working differently in fragile and conflict-affected situations.’ Developing Asia on the whole has enjoyed a couple of decades of high economic growth and significant transformation. In […]

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