The right to food in the UN agenda and the role of the IFP

por Helmer Velásquez

Executive director of CONGCOOP, Guatemala.

The growing influence of the "private sector" is obvious at the United Nations, including FAO; this implies an increasingly intense mobilization of social organizations, which has evident obstacles. However, that is where the creativity of Citizen Diplomacy must flow.

National platforms are crucial for strong EU advocacy

por Seamus Jeffreson

Director of CONCORD.

The European Year for Development in 2015 will be a key opportunity to continue this kind of interaction, collaboration and relationship building between CSO networks that share common values and objectives.




Beyond 2015