Reports and pictures from Conference ‘Gender@sustainability’ and celebration: A toast to WIDE+’

Conference ‘Gender@sustainability’, Bern, Switzerland, 31 October 2014 Inputs, reports and pictures from the conference gender@sustainability are now online: Link This conference organized by WIDE Switzerland provides thought provoking and analytical presentations on the relations between the concepts of gender equality and sustainability. It also reflects on current international policy developments such as the Sustainable Development … Continue reading Reports and pictures from Conference ‘Gender@sustainability’ and celebration: A toast to WIDE+’

Tackle the links between illicit capital flows, tax policies and gender justice!

WIDE+ and many others have signed on to the statement prepared by feminists and allies at the Financial Transparency Coalition and Latindadd Conference “Hidden Money, Hidden Resources: Financing Development with Transparency” Lima, 14 – 15 October 2014. The loss of tax revenues due to international tax evasion and avoidance significantly reduces the funds available to … Continue reading Tackle the links between illicit capital flows, tax policies and gender justice!

Global Key Asks of CSOs for the Development Effectiveness process

The Global CSO Parnership for development Effectiveness has published 'Key Asks'. The document provides a rallying point and guidepost in terms of positioning for CSOs engaging in the process of transforming the development cooperation system through development effectiveness, which entails addressing both the symptoms and structural causes of poverty, inequality, and social marginalisation. WIDE+ and its members are … Continue reading Global Key Asks of CSOs for the Development Effectiveness process