Events

Date Event
September 16, 2013 - September 27, 2013

Work with Us - Exhibition

Work With Us Exhibition is running in New York from 16-27 September. The exhibition tells stories from people living in the margins, and demonstrates the obstacles, complexities, and impossible choices of the most vulnerable and marginalised groups in developing countries. Their message to the international community and decision makers is Work with Us.

July 19, 2013
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Ground Level Panel India
The Constitution Club of India, New Delhi

Praxis facilitated a ‘Ground Level Panel’ in India on 14-19 July 2013.  The Panel included people who experience poverty, insecurity and exclusion. They  deliberated over the UN High Level Panel’s (HLP) recommendations for a post- Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) agenda for development and made their own recommendations based on ‘ground level’ experience.

Discussions took place over five days.  On 19 July, the panelists held an outreach day in Delhi to present their recommendations to local and national audiences, including decision-makers, the media and civil society organisations.

Read more about the Ground Level Panel in India here.

www.praxisindia.org

July 6, 2013 - July 11, 2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Ground Level Panel Uganda

Restless Development facilitated a ‘Ground Level Panel’ in Uganda on 6-11 July.  The Panel was composed of twelve people from across Uganda with diverse experiences of poverty and social exclusion. They deliberated over the UN High Level Panel’s (HLP) recommendations for a post- Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) agenda for development and made their own recommendations based on their lived experience. With representatives from the Batwa community, Karamoja sub-region and Kampala slums, the panel was able to offer rich and varied insights into how the post-2015 framework might impact at local level.

Discussions took place over five days. On 11 July, the panelists held an outreach day at Parliament in Kampala to present their recommendations to local and national audiences, including decision-makers, the media and civil society organisations.

Read more about the Ground Level Panel in Uganda here or visit Restless Development’s website.

 

 

July 5, 2013
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Ground Level Panel Brazil
Auditório do Clube da Engenharia, Rio de Janeiro

International Movement ATD Fourth World and Raízes em Movimento facilitated a ‘Ground Level Panel’ in Brazil from 30 June to 5 July 2013.  The Panel included people who experience poverty, insecurity and exclusion. They deliberated over the UN High Level Panel’s (HLP) recommendations for a post- Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) agenda for development and made their own recommendations based on ‘ground level’ experience.

Discussions took place over five days. On 5 July, the panelists held an outreach day in Rio de Janeiro to present their recommendations to local and national audiences, including decision-makers, the media and civil society organisations.

Read more about the Ground Level Panel in Brazil here

www.atd-fourthworld.org, www.raizesemmovimento.org.br

 

 

 

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