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GFF Civil Society Workshop; Maputo Report (6-7 November 2017)


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The Report covered the November 6-7, 2017 GFF Civil Society Coordinating Group Workshop hosted by PMNCH that took place in Maputo, Mozambique. It provided a forum for learning and exchange among CS from GFF focus countries. The consultation was preceded by CS coalition meetings in 7 countries , where CS analyzed GFF Investment Cases and/or gathered information on the GFF process in their country


On November 6-7, 2017, the GFF Civil Society Coordinating Group hosted by PMNCH convened a workshop in Maputo, Mozambique of civil society organizations (CSOs) working on the GFF at global, régional and country levels. The agenda and participant list can be found in Annexes 1 and 2. This civil society (CS) workshop provided a forum for learning and exchange among CS from GFF focus countries.

This regional consultation was preceded by national CS coalition meetings in 7 countries1 , where CS analyzed GFF Investment Cases and/or gathered information on the GFF process in their country and proposed a draft workplan for their engagement in support of GFF and national goals.

The objectives of the workshop were to:

1. Learn and share specific, actionable lessons about the implementation of GFF at the country level as advanced by civil society and supporting GFF planning, implementation and accountability;

2. Develop national-level objectives and workplans to support implementation of the CS Engagement Strategy and the Guidance Note: Inclusive Multi-Stakeholder Country Platforms in Support of Every Woman Every Child (Guidance Note) at country level;

3. Develop and agree upon global and regional-level advocacy objectives and key activities for 2018 to support implementation of the CS Engagement Strategy, and the Guidance Note, as well as the replenishment efforts of the GFF;

4. Inform CS IG representative positions ahead of the Investors’ Group Meeting.


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