Session Background Papers

 

 Here we present background documents pertinent to the Global Forum on Development Sessions as these are provided by panelists and speakers.

 

SESSION 1: The poverty challenge - Global trends, uncertainties, and national policy frameworks

Executive summary: The next global development agenda (PDF download)

Full paper: The next global development agenda. Ending poverty, promoting sustainability (PDF download)

 

 

SESSION 2: Beyond poverty reduction: The challenge of social cohesion in developing countries

Executive Summary: Beyond poverty reduction: The challenge of social cohesion in developing countries (Download PDF)

Full Paper: Beyond poverty reduction: The challenge of social cohesion in developing countries (Download PDF)

 

Full Paper: The Philanthropic Sector’s Contribution to Social Cohesion: New Actors, New Approaches… What Results? (Download PDF)

 

SESSION 3.1: Innovative approaches to measuring poverty,  well-being and progress, and implications for statistical capacity development

Executive Summary: Measuring Wellbeing for Development: A Guide (Download PDF)

Full Paper: Measuring Wellbeing for Development (Download PDF)

 

 

SESSION 3.2: Statistical capacity development in an emerging post-2015 development agenda

Executive Summary: Knowing in time: how technology innovations in statistical systems can make a difference in development (Download PDF)

Full paper: Knowing in time: how technology innovations in statistical systems can make a difference in development (Download PDF)

 

Reducing Poverty Is Achievable Finding Those Who Are Hidden By Inequalities

Synthesis of the Wikiprogress online consultation (download PDF)