Get involved – Online consultation on inequalities ahead of Global Forum on Development

OPHI is one of a number of partners collaborating with Wikiprogress to invite participation in an online consultation on ‘Reducing poverty is achievable: Finding those who are hidden by inequalities’.

This public consultation is open from Wednesday 6 March until Friday 15 March. The outcomes will be presented at the OECD Global Forum on Development (GFD) that will be convened in Paris on 4-5 April 2013, with discussions by experts and leading policy-makers focusing on the global development agenda beyond 2015.

You are invited to share your stories and/or solutions for:

  • People who are, have been or might be hidden from economic growth
  • People who are, have been or might be hidden from social programmes
  • People who are, have been or might be hidden from statistics and what this means for the well-being of societies.

To find out more about the questions asked and how to participate, please click here.

Wikiprogress is a global platform for sharing information in order to evaluate social, environmental and economic progress. It is open to anyone who has an interest in the concept of “progress”, including students and researchers, civil society organisations, governmental and intergovernmental organisations, multilateral institutions, businesses, statistical offices, community organisations and individuals.

Alongside OPHI, Wikiprogress has partnered with the organisations OECD, Paris21, Save the Children, the Overseas Development Institute (ODI), UNICEF, Jeune Afrique, The Africa Report, the European Report on Development, Wikigender, Wikichild and the Global Progress Research Network to launch the online consultation.