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South Sudan Develops a New Deal Compact

South Sudan is developing a New Deal Compact that will serve as an umbrella agreement between the Government of South Sudan and development partners. The New Deal describes such a compact as a mechanism to implement country owned vision and planni


A New Deal Compact for Somalia

The implementation of the New Deal in Somalia took a new step forward at the Conference on A New Deal for Somalia held in Brussels on the 16th of September. At the conference Somalia’s New Deal Compact was endorsed by the Federal Government of Soma


Fragility Spectrum Note Launched

Last night the Fragility Spectrum Note was formally launched in a reception hosted by the Prime Minister of the Democratic Republic of Congo, H.E. Augustin Matata Ponyo in Kinshasa. The Chair of the g7+ and Minister of Finance of Timor-Leste, H.E.


UN Peacekeeping Office Closes in Sierra Leone

The g7+ congratulates Sierra Leone on the official closure of the United Nations Peacekeeping Office announced by the President of Sierra Leone, H.E. Dr Ernest Bai Koroma and the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon, in an event i


The g7+ signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the International Labor Organisation

A Memorandum of Understanding between the g7+ Secretariat and the International Labor Organization was signed on 20 March 2014 in Geneva. The MoU was signed by Dr. Helder da Costa, the General Secretary of the g7+ and Mr. Guy Ryder, Director General


With elections coming soon, Guinea-Bissau is encouraged by g7+ visit.

A delegation from the g7+ visited Guinea-Bissau from the 9th to the 15th of March. The group was led by the Chair of the g7+, Minster of Finance of Timor-Leste, H.E. Emilia Pires, and accompanied by the General Secretary of the g7+, Helder Da Costa,


g7+ Ministerial Meeting set to take place in Togo this week.

Representatives of the 18 member countries of the g7+ are going to be participating in the group’s third Ministerial Meeting in Lome, Togo this week. Previous Ministerial Meetings were held in Juba, South Sudan in 2011 and Port-au-Prince, Haiti in


3rd Ministerial Meeting Concludes in Lomé Togo

1. Two Prime Ministers, ten Ministers of Government and twenty focal points, supported by a team from the g7+ Secretariat and facilitators from the Government of Togo, participated in the 3rd Ministerial Meeting of the g7+ held on the 29th and 30th o


The Freetown on Peace Building and State Building

Fourth global meeting of international dialogue "The New Deal: Getting Results in countries in crisis and transition" June 18, 2014, Freetown, Sierra Leone Freetown comminiqué 1. We, the members of the International Dialogue on Peacebuilding and sta


Outcome Document of the HLSE in New York City

Outcome of high level ministerial meeting on peace and capable institutions as stand-alone goals in the post 2015 development agenda A High Level side event of the 69th UN General Assembly, New York, 22 September 2014 The meeting, chaired by H.