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Stephanie de Chassy

Expertise: Gender; Governance; Capacity Building for CSOs

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Richard Holloway

Expertise: Water & Sanitation; Natural Resources; Health; Gender; Anti-Corruption; Public Sector Management

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Mohini Malhotra

Expertise: Water & Sanitation; Capacity Building for CSOs; Private Sector; Public Sector Management; Anti-Corruption; Gender

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Indira Sandilya

Expertise: Natural Resources; Health; Gender

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Elizabeth Adu

Expertise: Legal Reform; Gender

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Jane Schubert

Expertise: Education; Gender; Capacity Building for CSOs

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Pietronella van den Oever

Expertise: Natural Resources; Gender; Capacity Building for CSOs

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PTF Advisers at the European Investment Bank’s Civil Society Forum

On February 5, European Investment Bank held its annual Civil Society Forum. Among the 130 representatives from civil society, the EIB and other stakeholders, were Partnership for Transparency e.V. members, Willem Struben, Horst Feuerstein, and Franz Kaps representing PTF e.V at the forum for the second time. The meeting demonstrated the EIB's strong interest in civil society engagement through the presence of senior management as well as Board members. In addition to plenary sessions the Forum had specific sessions focused on Sustainable Cities and Women's Economic Empowerment The first panel on Sustainable Cities: Towards a Low Carbon Future featured: Lina Liakou, former Deputy Mayor of Thessaloniki and Regional Director, Europe and the Middle East City and Practice Management at 100 Resilient Cities. Mark Major, Senior Adviser, Partnership on Sustainable Low Carbon Transport (SLoCaT) Eckart Würzner, Mayor, City of Heidelberg, and President Energy Cities Network. The second on Gender in Operations: Financing Women’s Economic Empowermentfeatured: Madeleine Rees, Secretary General, Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom Joanna Maycock, Secretary General, European Women’s Lobby Mary Ellen Iskanderian, President and CEO, Women’s World Banking Elise Badoy, Managing Director and Deputy Head of Research at Citi In addition to these areas, the EIB's civil society unit will focus on how the EIB can strengthen its engagement with civil society.  PTF/PTF e.V. remain eager to participate in these efforts.
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The Role of CSOs in Myanmar’s Transition from Military Rule to Democracy

On October 12, Partnership for Transparency hosted its partner Pansy Tun Thein, Executive Director of the Local Resource Centre, an umbrella organization of over a 1,000 CSOs in Myanmar. Pansy shared how civic space has improved in Myanmar and the extensive advocacy and service CSOs have undertaken to …

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The Conditional Cash Transfer Program Watch Project

The Conditional Cash Transfer Program (CCTP) or Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) has become the largest and core social assistance program in the Philippines. The program is one of the responses of the Philippine government to the challenge of meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), namely: 1) eradicating extreme poverty and hunger; 2) achieving …

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