STEERING COMMITTEE

The Steering Committee prepares for the ministerial-level meetings and meets two or three times a year. The Steering Committee’s work is carried out transparently, ensuring that all members of the Global Partnership are consulted.

The Steering Committee will meet next 3 – 4 September 2015 in Mexico and has met seven times previously:

Co-Chairs.

  • Mr. José Antonio Meade Kuribrena, Secretary of Foreign Affairs, Mexico.
  • Ms. Lilianne Ploumen, Minister for Trade and Development, the Netherlands.
  • Mr. Goodall Edward Gondwe, Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Malawi.

 

Steering Committee members:

Representatives of recipients of development co-operation (6)
  • Mr. Hazem Fahmy, Ambassador, Secretary General, Agency of Partnership for Development, Egypt.
  • Ms. Ryna Elizabeth Garay Araniva, Director General of Development Cooperation, Vice Ministry of Development Cooperation, El Salvador.
  • Mr. Mohammad Mejbahuddin, Secretary of Economic Relations Division, Ministry of Finance, Government of Bangladesh.
  • Mr. Alfred Schuster, Development Cooperation Advisor, Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat.
  • Mr. Mustafa Aria, Aid Management Director, Ministry of Finance, Afghanistan*.(* representing the g7+ group of fragile and conflict-affected states)
  • Dr. Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, Chief Executive Officer, New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD) Planning and Coordinating Agency
Representative of recipients and providers of development co-operation (2)
  • Ms. Rosa Herrera Costa, Executive Director of the Peruvian Agency for International Cooperation, Peru.
  • Mr. Rolando Tungpalan, Undersecretary, National Economic and Development Authority, Philippines.

 

Representatives of providers of development co-operation (3)
  • Mr. Klaus Rudischhauser, Deputy Director-General, Director, European Commission.
  • Ms. Youngju Oh, Director General for Development Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Korea.
  • Mr. Alex Thier, Assistant Administrator for Policy, Planning and Learning, U.S. Agency for International Development.

 

Representative of Arab providers of development co-operation (1)
  • Mr. Said Aissi, OPEC Fund for International Development

 

Representative of the private sector stakeholders (1)
  • Mr. Thomas de Man, Chairman of the Development Task Force, Business and Industry Advisory Committee (BIAC)

 

Representative of parliamentarians (1)
  • Mr. Martin Chungong, Secretary General, Inter-Parliamentary Union.

 

Representative of local governments (1)
  • Ms. Annemarie Jorritsma, Vice President of United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), President of the Association of Netherlands Municipalities (VNG) and Mayor of Almere, UCLG/FOGAR.

 

Representative of civil society stakeholders (2)
  • Mr. Richard Ssewakiryanga, Uganda NGO Forum, CSO Partnership for Development Effectiveness (CPDE);
  • Mr. Wellington Chibebe, Deputy Secretary General, International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC).

 

Representatives of foundations (1)
  • Ms. Maria Herminia Cabral, Director, Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation.

 

Representative of multilateral development banks (1)
  • Ms. Mariam Sherman, Director, Results, Openness and Effectiveness, World Bank.

 

Representative of the UNDP/UNDG (1)
  • Mr. Michael O’Neill, Assistant Secretary-General & Assistant Administrator, Bureau of External Relations and Advocacy, UNDP.

 

Representative of the OECD/DAC (1)
  • Mr. Erik Solheim, Chair, Development Assistance Committee, OECD.

 

A joint OECD/UNDP team provides support to the Co-Chairs and the Steering Committee.

The focal points listed below can provide information and respond to any queries:

UNDP
Mr. Derek Kilner,
Partnerships Development Analyst
+1 212 906 5742
derek.kilner@undp.org

OECD
Ms. Teresita Kelly Lopez-Treussart
Development Co-operation Directorate
+33 1 45 24 19 79
teresitakelly.lopez-treussart@oecd.org

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