HomeConferencesDuituturaga to co-chair global council

The women who attended the Pacific CSO Platform for Development Effectiveness that was held at the Trans International Hotel in Nadi. Photo: PIANGO

PIANGO chief executive Emele Duituturaga was elected as one of the four co-chairs of the Global Council of the CSO Platform for Development Effectiveness during their recent meeting in Nairobi.

“We elected the four Co-Chairs of the Global Council: Emele Duituturaga (Pacific Islands Association of Non-Governmental Organisations), Mayra Moro-Coco (Association for Women’s Rights in Development), Richard Ssewakiryanga (Uganda NGO Forum), and Tony Tujan (IBON),” a statement from the council said

The Global Council represents the ultimate decision-making body of the CSO Platform for Development Effectiveness whose secretariat would be hosted by IBON in Quezon, Philippines.

The council also discussed strategies in going forward in the following areas: the Development Assistance Committee; the United Nations Development Cooperation Forum; the Post-MDG and Sustainable Development Frameworks; the Building Blocks; the Private Sector; South-South Cooperation; the Application of the feminist approach; and Social Justice.