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 5th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD V).
This event, which will take place on May, 30th 2013 in Yokohama, Japan, will gather experts on innovative financing mechanisms from various countries, international organizations and the civil society around the theme of solidarity levies for development and innovative financing for development in general. This meeting will be the opportunity to debate on the set of options of innovative financing, including the FTT, and on how it can contribute to mobilize additional resources for development in Africa.
All member countries, international organizations and NGOs of the Leading Group are encouraged to participate.
You can find the program of the event here:
29 May 2013