News and Events
The Reality of Aid 2006 Global Reports will be launched at Crown Plaza Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon on January 16. This activity will be spearheaded by Arab NGO Network for Development (ANND). Miss Jazminda Lumang-Buncan of IBON Foundation will provide backgrounder of said report. Dr. Sanaa Abou Chacra will present his paper “Alternative Priorities”. Dr. Ghassan Dibeh, Chairperson of Economics at the Lebanese American University-Beirut, will analyze four papers included in said report. Mr. Ziad Abdul
Dear ROA colleagues, Warm Greetings! Following the success of the International Conference on the Cancellation of Illegitimate Debts held in Jakarta, Indonesia earlier this year, we would like to invite you to join the workshop on Dictatorship Debt at the International People’s Forum vs. the IMF and World Bank in Batam, Indonesia. The event will be on 17 September, 2006 at 1:45-3:40. The workshop aims to deepen the understanding of the extent and impact of
Events and Meetings, News
Dear friends, Greetings! The Reality of Aid Network invites you to attend the Panel Discussions on IFIs in Governance of Aid and Launching of ROA 2006 Global Report Focusing on Conflict, Security and Development. The event will be held at the Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre on 19 September 2006 at 4:30–6:30 PM during the Civil Society Policy Forum at the IMF-WB 2006 Annual Meetings in Singapore. The activity will present important civil
International members of The Reality of Aid Management Committee, the Secretariat staff, colleagues from Norway and Europe came together for three days in Oslo to launch the 2006 Reality of Aid Report on Conflict, Security and Development.  The Network was honored to have present at its international launch Richard Manning, Chairperson of the OECD Development Assistance Committee (DAC), Torbjørn Urfjell representing Norway’s Minister of International Cooperation, and Gunnar Garbo, author of the Norwegian Reality of
The Report was internationally launched in June. A sample of the excellent coverage is available on the Reality of Aid website.  Reality of Aid Network members are planning the following launches: New Zealand – July Fiji – July Australia – Sept Nepal – Sept Pakistan – Sept Liberia – Sept Manila – Sept Europe (ALOP) – Sept Guatemala, Chile, Uruguay – Sept to Dec Kenya / World Social Forum – An all day session is
The RoA Management Committee and the Forum for Environment and Development (ForUM), the Norwegian partner for Reality of Aid, invite you to the International Launch of the Reality of Aid 2006 Global Report in Oslo, Norway.  There are a number of events planned on the following dates: DATE EVENT TIME June 19,2006 Launch of the RoA 2006 Report  10 am – 1 pm Press Conference   1 pm –  2 pm Seminar on Key Messages




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