- 20 Jun
On 18-19 June, more than 450 representatives of civil society, representing more than 200 organisations from over 60 countries, came together at the Civil20 Summit in Hamburg. They discussed “The World We Want”, the title of the conference, in workshops and plenary sessions.
- 16 Jun
International civil society will meet on 18-19 June at the HafenCity University in Hamburg to discuss its recommendations to the G20. Participants will discuss in workshops, follow keynote speeches and present their recommendations to the G20 presidenc …
- 15 Mar
The C20 has published its policy recommendations to the G20. In seven policy briefs, the C20 Working Groups call among others for substantial space for civil society and civic participation in policy-making, the establishment of a UN intergovernmental …
- 03 Jan
Preserving and expanding the political space for civil society in monitoring sustainable development is the top concern of civil society organisations worldwide, according to an online consultation by Civil20 (C20). More than 60% voted for the issue “the role of civil society and participation” to express the concern that civil society space is shrinking in many regions of the world, including in well-established democracies and G20 member countries. Thus, this will become a top demand by the C20 and a cross-cutting issue for the working groups.
- 01 Dec
It is with great pleasure that we inform you that the C20 2017 consultation process for the priorities and working groups is now open! The objective of this online survey is to identify a limited number of thematic priorities for the C20 2017 in Germany that are of highest priority for international civil society while at the same time relevant to the official G20 agenda.