16th July Addis Ababa. Although today was the last day of the UNFfD (UN Financing for Development) Conference, but the discussion on outcome document to be called as AAA (Addis Action Agenda) formally was closed yesterday evening. G77 plus China group representing all developing and least developed countries led by Brazil, India and South Africa tried best for pursuing the agenda of Intergovernmental Tax Body,
Addis Ababa 15th July 2015: Today in Addis Ababa UN Financing for Development conference Bangladesh State Minister MA Mannan chairs an important roundtable titled ‘Ensuring Policy Coherence and an Enabling Environment at all Levels for Sustainable Development’. Important personalities like renowned economist Jeffry Sachs, ILO chief Guy Rider, ESCAP Executive Director Dr. Shamsad Akhter, Ms Hela Cheikhrouhow of GCF are the speakers.
Mounting Pressure from G77 and China to adopt UN International Tax Body and Sustainable Debt Management
Addis Ababa 14th July 2015. On the second day of FFD Conference the civil society delegation from Bangladesh Mr Asgar Ali Sabri of Action Aid Bangladesh, Mr Mohshin Reza of Bangladesh Teachers Association and Mr Rezaul Karim Chowdhury of EquityBD / COAST meet the leader of Bangladesh government delegation, the State Minister MA Mannan and plead to speak for UN intergovernmental tax body to stop illicit flow.
Addis Ababa, 13th July 2015. Around 200 global leaders including head of states, ministers of UN member countries, 900 civil society leaders today gathered in Addis Ababa to give the final shape to the declaration titled “Addis Action Agenda” on Financing for Development have been negotiated for the last six months in New York.
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