BetterAid unites over 1700 development organisations from civil society working on development effectiveness. BetterAid is leading many of the civil society activities in the lead up to the Fourth High Level Forum on Aid Effectiveness (HLF-4) in Busan in November/December, 2011 in an attempt to achieve a bold forward-looking outcome.

Key messages

  • Fully evaluate and deepen the Paris and Accra commitments through reforms based on democratic ownership
  • Strengthen development effectiveness through development cooperation practices that promote human rights standards and focus on the eradication of the causes of poverty and inequality
  • Affirm and ensure the participation of the full diversity of CSOs as independent development actors in their own right
  • Promote equitable and just development cooperation architecture