Local Authorities vow to make a critical contribution to the Post-2015 agenda

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Dakar.-Mayors and Local Authorities from across the world came together in the United Council of Local Governments World Council 2012 held in Dakar (Senegal) on 6 December to discuss the post-2015 agenda and identify mechanisms … Continue reading

Potential Role of faith-based giving in accelerating Global Development discussed at the United Nations

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New York.- International development leaders and experts highlighted the importance of faith-based giving (Zakat, for Muslims) in advancing global development agenda at a forum titled “Linking Muslim Giving to the MDGs”. The forum was co-hosted … Continue reading

Empowering citizens to achieve the MDGs: The Philippines’ top telecommunication companies unite to support Tingog 2015

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The Philippines’ top telecommunication companies unite to support Tingog 2015, an initiative that allows citizens to monitor social services through text messaging. The initiative is being piloted in Tabaco, Albay, the Philippines. (Manila, Philippines, November … Continue reading

Asia-Pacific Members of Parliament and civil society to focus on disparities as MDG deadline looms

Over 100 representatives of parliament, civil society and development partners from 13 Asian countries gathered in Manila for this Forum.

Manila, The Philippines. — Active engagement of parliaments, civil society organizations (CSOs) and development partners remain at the heart of accelerated efforts to address disparities in achievement of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) in 2015, … Continue reading

Spanish Civil Society Consultation on the #Post2015 agenda held in Madrid

Civil Society Consultation on the Post2015 agenda held in Madrid, Spain.

Madrid.- Close to 100 Spanish civil society organizations participated today in Madrid during the #Post2015 Consultation with Civil Society in Spain, organized by the UN Millennium Campaign. The objective was to debate the priorities identified … Continue reading

UN High-Level Panel on Post-2015 Development Agenda Dialogues with Civil Society

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Civil Society calls on Post-2015 High Level Panel to not miss the opportunity to make a lasting difference for the poorest and most excluded Live broadcasting by Ustream New York, 24 September 2012: On the … Continue reading

Side Event on Multi-level Partnerships in MDGs Acceleration – Nigeria

Stream videos at Ustream On September 27th the UN Millennium Campaign, with the Government of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, will be co-hosting a side event entitled: “Multi-Level Partnerships in MDGs Acceleration: Experiences from the … Continue reading

UN Millennium Campaign Holds Donor Dialogue 2012

The UN Millennium Campaign held today its donor dialogue 2012 “The Millennium Campaign Scaling Up MDGs Advocacy Towards 2015” at its headquarters in New York. The event was chaired by Olav Kjorven, Assistant Secretary General … Continue reading

UN Millennium Campaign Holds Donor Dialogue 2012

The UN Millennium Campaign held today its donor dialogue 2012 “The Millennium Campaign Scaling Up MDGs Advocacy Towards 2015” at its headquarters in New York. The event was chaired by Olav Kjorven, Assistant Secretary General … Continue reading

Together with Children and Youth Engagement in Post-2015 Agenda

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New York, August 16, 2012 A call for a Child-Youth Declaration On Post-2015 announced during two day multi stakeholder meeting on strengthening child and youth participation in the future global goal setting process Youth participation … Continue reading