2010 – 2012: a crucial time for the UN Development Cooperation Forum

Fri, 04/29/2011 - 00:00 -- content_manager02

BetterAid recently submitted a statement is response to the draft strategy for Phase III of the United Nations Development Cooperation Forum (DCF) released on 24 March 2011.

While CSOs welcome the ambition of DCF to become “the main global forum where developed and developing countries hold each other to account” on international development cooperation commitments, there are some concerns regarding the breadth of the commitments as well as regarding some key substance areas.