2019 GPEDC Senior-Level Meeting | 13 July 19 ECOSOC CHAMBER – DAY 1 – PART 3


The Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation (GPEDC) will host its first Senior-Level Meeting on 13-14 July 2019, on the margins of the United Nations High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development in New York. In order to see the full program and event details please check our website here:

Effective Development Co-operation in Fragile Context

Ms. Sarah CLIFFE, Director, Centre of International Co-operation, New York University

• Mr. James RICHARDSON, Assistant to the Administrator for Policy, Planning & Learning,
United States Agency for International Development (USAID)
• Mr. Diakalia OUATTARA, Secretary-General,
Forum National sur la Dette et la Pauvreté (FNDP), Focal Point of the Civil Society Platform for Peacebuilding (CSPPS), Côte d’Ivoire
• H.E. Ms. Naheed SARABI, Deputy Minister for Policy, Ministry of Finance, Afghanistan
• Mr. Tomoyuki KIMURA, Director-General, Strategy, Policy & Partnerships Department,
Asian Development Bank
• Mr. Eloi KOUZOUNDJI, President, Groupe de Réflexion sur la Démocratie et le
Développement Economique et Social and CSPPS Deputy Focal Point, Central African Republic

Whole-of-Society Approaches Towards Development Effectiveness: Enabling Inclusion

Moderator: Ms. Ulrika MODÉER, Director for External Relations and Advocacy, UNDP

• Ms. Susanna MOOREHEAD, Chair, Development Assistance Committee, OECD
• Ms. Monica ASUNA, Deputy Chief Economist, National Treasury, Kenya
• Ms. Orla McBREEN, Director, Civil Society & Development Education Unit, Irish Aid, Co-
Chair, Task Team CSO Development Effectiveness & Enabling Environment
• Mr. Athayde MOTTA, Executive Director,
Brazilian Institute of Social and Economic Analyses (IBASE)
• Ms. Kamadji Demba KARYOM, Union des Syndicats du Tchad (UST), Chad
• Mr. Isidre Sala QUERALT, Member of the Executive Bureau of ORU Fogar,
Director-General for Global Affairs, Catalonia, Spain*

SESSION 4 (ECOSOC CHAMBER): 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Principles for Effective Private Sector Engagement through Development Co-operation: A Collective Commitment

Objective: The session will demonstrate how to build trust and make private sector partnerships at the country level more effective, based on tested solutions and new experiences by executives and key partners. It will launch the “Kampala Principles” for Effective Private Sector Engagement through Development Co-operation.

Moderator: Ms. Janet LONGMORE,
GPEDC Business Leaders Caucus Member, Founder & CEO of Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT)

Opening Remarks:
Ms. Rachel MUTHOGA, Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA)

Conversation 1: Building Trust / Leave No One Behind
• Ms. Maria Fernanda GARZA, Member of Executive Board of the International Chamber of
Commerce & CEO Orestia Mexico & Chair of ICC Mexico
• Ms. Beverly LONGID, Co-Chair, CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness

Conversation 2: Accountability / Managing Risks
• Mr. Mahmoud MOHIELDIN, Senior Vice President, World Bank Group
• Mr. Mamadou DIALLO, Deputy Secretary-General, International Trade Union Confederation

Conversation 3: Innovative Models / Country Ownership
• Ms. Nancy SILVA, Director of Programs and Policies, Peruvian International Co-operation
Agency (APCI), Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Peru
• Ms. Olga LABELLE, Vice President Humanitarian & Development, Mastercard

• Ms. Susanna MOOREHEAD, Chair, Development Assistance Committee, OECD

Closing Remarks:
• H.E. Mr. Norbert BARTHLE, Parliamentary State Secretary,
Federal Ministry of Economic Co-operation & Development, Germany