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Strengthening Civil Society's Role in Development: A Partner's Perspective

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Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 9:30am to 11:00am

Join Agrilinks as they look into how strengthening civil society furthers the U.S. Government's Global Food Security Strategy goals by enhancing local capacity and promoting stakeholder engagement and ownership. Strengthening Civil Society's Role in Development: A Handbook for Engagement outlines four practices to advance development through greater participation, inclusion, transparency, accountability and sustainability. Find out how Lutheran World Relief teamed up with women's networks in Honduras to increase local implementation of national policies and to strengthen their capacity to act as advocates. Then, learn about World Vision's Citizen Voice and Action approach to social accountability, encouraging constructive dialogue among citizens, service providers, and governments to improve services at the local level. 

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