Knowledge: Civil society in a new landscape


Knowledge: Civil society in a new landscape

10:50 AM 19 November, 2019


In recent years, many actors have expressed concern with regards to global trends of shrinking civic. In this session findings from the recently published report Development needs Civil Society – the implications of Civic Space for the Sustainable Development Goals will be presented targeting effects, challenges and strategies for civil society in operating in a new environment.  The presentation will be followed with Q&A/interaction with the audience and comments by Jamie Bolling, Independent Living Institute.


  • Christine Meissler, Advisor for the protection of the civil society at “Brot für die Welt” (Bread for the World)

Time: 10:50–11:30AM