The Addis Ababa Action Agenda: Fit for Purpose?

by Sabine Terlecki, 13 July 2015, CONCORD | Over the last three days global civil society have been meeting ahead of the third Financing for Development conference in Addis Ababa- discussing the latest draft outcome of the Addis Ababa Action Agenda, or short “Addis Accord”. Today, Monday 13 July, this crucial international conference has been…

Frozen in diplomacy

By Jens Martens, Global Policy Forum versión en español To avoid the failure of Addis Ababa the global North has to make concessions The debt crisis in Greece dominates the news in Europe but a significant related event lacks public attention – the 3rd International Conference on Financing for Development (FFD3). This is being held…