Statement to Ministerial Finance Dialogue 1

FfD Forum 2019 Statement to Ministerial Finance Dialogue 1 – “Promoting inclusive growth and reducing inequalities” on behalf of Civil Society FfD Group (including the Women’s Working Group on FfD) Delivered by Mamadou Diallo, Deputy Secretary General, ITUC 15 April 2019 Working poverty remains a major challenge across the globe – and I am not…

Statement to Opening Segment

FfD Forum 2019 Statement to Opening Segment – “Navigating the headwinds and tailwinds: current global economic context and emerging trends” on behalf of Civil Society FfD Group (including the Women’s Working Group on FfD) Delivered by Kavaljit Singh, Director, Madhyam 15 April 2019 I would like to discuss 3 issues in the context of SDGs.…

UN High Level Meeting on Illicit Financial Flows

by Pooja Rangaprasad, Director, Policy and Advocacy, Financing for Development (FfD) The President of the General Assembly (PGA) convened a High Level Meeting on “International Cooperation to Combat Illicit Financial Flows and Strengthen Good Practices on Asset Return” on 16 May 2019 at the UN Headquarters, New York. An official summary of the meeting will…