May 19th and 20th

 

Thursday, May 19th

Time

Session

Notes

8:00-8:30am

Registration and Breakfast

 

8:30-8:50am

Forum Opening

Dr. Jim Yong Kim, World Bank President

Junaid Ahmad, Chief of Staff, Office of World Bank President

8:50-9:20am

Keynote Address: Social Accountability for Development Impact

Thomas Carothers, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

9:20-10:30am

Dialogue on Constructive Engagement- the Experience of Ghana

Chair: Lily Mulatu, World Bank Group

Harriet Agyemang, SEND Ghana

Cynthia Arthur, Ministry of Finance, Ghana

Robert Intseful, Ministry of Education, Ghana

Corinne Graf, USAID

10:30-11:00am

Coffee break

 

11:00-12.30pm

Workshops Session 1: Constructive Engagement & Co-production
Find workshops: Here
1. State-society collaboration for improved health policy in Indonesia: Mainstreaming Social Accountability into National Programs

2. State-society collaboration for improved education policies in Morocco: From importing a tool to co-producing a social accountability strategy

3. Constructive Engagement in the Context of Decentralization: Improving Budget Accountability in Health and Education Sectors across Levels of government in Ghana

4. State-Society Constructive Engagement for Improved Health Determinants in the Kyrgyz Republic

5. From global to local: Open Government Partnership’s co-creation processes in Jalisco, Mexico

6. Georgia's Experience as a Member of the Open Government Partnership (OGP): From Engagement to Co-Production

7. New frontiers in citizen engagement in World Bank projects

8. Service delivery improvements in challenging contexts: constructive state-citizen engagement under the Ethiopia Social Accountability Program

9. Citizen engagement and social accountability in Kenya’s decentralization process

12:30-1:30pm

Lunch

Government Gathering:

Government attendees to gather separately for a moderated discussion to explore their role in social accountability.

Co-hosted by GPSA, OGP, Making All Voices Count (MAVC) and Institute for Development Studies (IDS).

Moderator: Roby Senderowitsch, World Bank.

1:30-2:00pm

Framing Presentation: Learning for Adaptive Management

Vijayendra Rao, World Bank

Dennis Whittle, Feedback Labs

2:00-3:30pm

Workshops Session 2: Learning for Adaptive Management
Find Presenations:
Here

1. Can Funders ‘Afford’ to Learn? Can Their Clients and Partners Afford it if They Don’t?

2. Practitioner Oriented Research Collaborations in Practice: Why Iteration is key and what does it take?

3. Scoala Mea: Strengthening Educational Reforms through Social Accountability in Moldova

4. Adaptive capacity in day-to-day operations: Experiences from the Social Observatory in India

5. Citizen-led action with impact: The role of adaptive program design

6. Citizen-led Assessments of Education services: An example of adaptive learning across borders

7. Learning at the frontline: Challenges and opportunities for action

3:30-4:00pm

Coffee break

 

4:00-4:30pm

Update on GPSA

Mark Robinson, World Resources Institute

Jeff Thindwa, Governance Global Practice, World Bank

4:30-5:15pm

Knowledge Sharing Across Borders (Networking Activity)

 

5:30-7:30pm

Networking Fair and Reception

 

 

Friday, May 20th

Time

Session

Notes

8:00-8:30am

Breakfast

 

8:30-9:00am

Review of Forum Day 1 & Opening Day 2

Jonas Rolett, Open Society Foundations

Debbie Wetzel, World Bank Group

9:00-10:30

Panel: Inclusive Institutions for Development Impact

Chair: Debbie Wetzel

Danny Sriskandarajah, CIVICUS

Carl Gershman, National Endowment for Democracy

Rosario Bento Pais, European Commission

Sanjay Pradhan, Open Government Partnership

Sowmya Kidambi, Accountability and Transparency, Government of Telangana, India

Gilbert Sendugwa, Programme Coordinator at Africa Freedom of Information Centre, Uganda

10:30-11:00am

Coffee break

 

11:00-12:30pm

Workshops Session 3: Trends by Theme

Find Workshop Presentations: Here

  1. Education
  2. Extractive Industries
  3. Health
  4. Fragile Contexts
  5. Children and Youth
  6. Public Financial Management
  7. Water
  8. Political and Horizontal Accountability

12:30-1:30pm

Lunch

 

1:30-2:15pm

World Development Report 2017: Governance and Law

Yongmei Zhou, Development Research Group, World Bank Group.

2:15-3:15pm

Panel: Social Accountability and the Sustainable Development Goals

Chair: Jeff Hall, incoming Executive Director of the Bank Information Center (formerly, World Vision International)

Olav Kjorven, UNICEF

Besi Mpepo, World Vision

Manish Bapna, World Resources Institute

Margaret Kakande, Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development, Uganda

Jos Verbeek, World Bank Group

3:15-3:45pm

Dessert Break

 

3:45-4:15pm

Forum Insights

John Gaventa, Institute for Development Studies

4:15pm-4:30pm

Closing Remarks

Jan Walliser, World Bank Group