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    Network Effectiveness Framework

    27/01/2017

    Networks, if effective, enable civil society organisations (CSOs) and citizens to build their power, by amplifying their voices and providing greater legitimacy and influence for sustainable development and social change. The intention of NEF is to help networks to: • Monitor progress and performance; • Identify strengths, capacity gaps and set targets; • Improve planning […]

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    Commonwealth Insights: Resilience Series

    27/01/2017

    The Commonwealth Foundation is delighted to present nine exclusive papers available for download on the theme of Governance for Resilience.

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    Outcomes of the CPF 2015 Policy Dialogue on Transformative Education

    22/01/2016

    Outcomes of the Policy Dialogue on Transformative Education and Sustainable Development in Small States: Building resilience through skills and livelihoods

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    Malta Declaration on Governance for Resilience

    22/01/2016

    The combined efforts of civil society from around the Commonwealth have produced a new declaration on governance for resilience to be submitted to the Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting in Malta.

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    The Participation and Transparency Tool

    25/08/2015

    The Participation and Transparency Monitoring Tool (PATT) is an easy to use scale that will provide single numeric indicators to qualify the effectiveness of the Commonwealth Foundation’s participatory governance programme projects. These are delivered in partnership with regional civil society platforms to enhance collaboration and learning between civil society organisations and institutions in governance.

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    Commonwealth Insights: The SAMOA Pathway

    07/08/2015

    The SAMOA Pathway: Recommendations from Commonwealth Civil Society provides an analysis of the main conclusions of the Third UN Small Island Developing States (SIDS) Summit held in September 2014.

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    Commonwealth Insights: Constructive Engagement

    13/10/2014

    The first in a new series of Commonwealth insights. This publication draws on a learning exchange convened in London in June 2014, designed to provide an opportunity to reflect and learn about different approaches to constructive engagement with governance institutions.

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    Commonwealth People’s Forum Declaration 2013

    13/11/2013

    The statement was developed out of a Commonwealth wide process, which saw the facilitation of regional consultations, along with in-depth national research for the Commonwealth Perspectives project, focusing on progress made since the Millennium Development Goals and what work still needed to be addressed in the post-2015 development agenda.

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    Commonwealth Perspectives: the post-2015 MDG Agenda

    09/09/2013

    Commonwealth Perspectives: Ideas for a new development agenda highlights common strands across all fourteen national reports showing the extent to which civil society has been able to participate in, influence and benefit from the attainment of the MDGs as well as presenting ideas for what the future could look like.

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    Civil society accountability toolkit – South Africa

    18/06/2013

    Civil Society Accountability: Principles and Practice – A toolkit for civil society organisations in South Africa was developed by the Commonwealth Foundation and the Co-operative for Research and Education (CORE), South Africa. It explores what accountability means for civil society organisations (CSOs) in the uniquely South African context. The aims of the toolkit are threefold: to […]

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