On 24-25 June more than 400 stakeholders from 45 nations, including 15 African countries, will gather in Cape Town, South Africa for the 2011 Climate Investment Funds (CIF) Partnership Forum, co-hosted by the African Development Bank (AfDB).
The 64th UN DPI NGO Conference was attended by 1600 stakeholders, discussing issues for the Rio+20 conference and the UN General Assembly debate on voluntarism. Over 40 workshops and side events took place and saw the launch of the Global Transition 2012 project by Stakeholder Forum, New Economics Foundation and New Economics Institute – for more details click here.
The German Federal Government organised an international conference from 16 to 18 November 2011 in Bonn to examine the nexus of water, energy and food security in the context of a green economy.
Working with the Advisory Group, Stakeholder Forum has generated a set of criteria for Private Sector representatives from developing countries to be supported to attend the CIF 2011 Partnership Forum.
Working with the Advisory Group, and adapting the criteria established for the CIF Second Partnership Forum 2010, Manila, Stakeholder Forum has generated a set of criteria for NGO and Indigenous Peoples representatives from developing countries to be supported to attend the CIF 2011 Partnerships Forum.