The Leading Group organized, in partnership with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), a high-level side event on September 24th 2013 in New York, in the margins of the opening of the 68th United Nations General Assembly.
This event, which gathered high level representatives from States, international organizations and NGOs, focused (...)
Three European Development Ministers, Mr. Pascal Canfin (France), Mr. Dirk Niebel (Germany) and Mr. Jean-Pascal Labille (Belgium) signed an article, published in the Belgian and Spanish press, calling for an allocation of part of the revenues from the FTT to development.
The solidarity dinner organized in Paris by UNITAID on 22 May 2013 brought together more than 400 guests, focusing on the theme “Solidarity will save the World”. As guest of honour for the evening, President Bill Clinton rendered a long homage to solidarity and innovative financing mechanisms for development (...)
The Leading group on Innovative Financing for Development and the NGO Forum for International Solidarity Levies have decided to associate to co-organize, along with UNITAID, a side event in the margins of the TICAD V.
The 11th Plenary Session of the Leading Group on innovative financing for development took place on February 6th 2013 in Helsinki under the Finnish presidency.
The Chair’s summary as well as the interventions of Minister Heidi Hautala (Finland) and Minister Pascal Canfin (France) are available (...)