Monday, October 30

8:00-10:00 Registration & Breakfast
10:00-10:30 Opening, Welcome and Forum Agenda Overview
10:30-11:00 President's Address
11:00-12:30 Open Governance and Social Accountability in Changing Times
12:30-2:00 Lunch
12:45-1.30 GEM Report Lunch and Learn (space limited)
2:00-3:30 Social Accountability and New Frontiers in Development
3:30-4:00 Coffee Break
4:00-5:00 Keynote Speech
5:00 Reception - Atrium

Tuesday, October 31

8:00-8:30 Networking Breakfast
8:30-8:45 Day 2 Agenda Overview
8:45-9:30 GPSA 2020
GPSA Spotlight
  1. Nurturing the Capacities of Social Accountability Implementation Compacts
  2. Governance and the Law: Operationalization of World Development Report 2017
  3. Social Accountability & Media
  4. Co-creating for Improved Social Accountability Knowledge Platform

Workshop Round 1

  1. The Role of Information and Communication Technology in Improving Government Responsiveness to Citizen Voice
  2. Utilizing the Open Government Partnership as a Platform for Social Accountability and Change
  3. Leveraging Citizen Action for Democratic and Equitable Fiscal Governance
  4. Realizing Strategic Development Goals through Sanctions, Rewards and Learning from Experiences
  5. Citizens as Drivers of Change: Practicing Human Rights to Engage with the State and Promote Transparency and Accountability
  6. Scale and Sustainability: Integrating Social Accountability with Education Reform Processes
  7. Participation: Normative and Instrumental Approaches
12:30-2:00 Lunch

Workshop Round 2

  1. Learning How to Go Local: Reflections and Discussion on Efforts to Strengthen Citizen Engagement in Open Government Partnership
  2. Cities are Feedback Pioneers: Building Social Accountability Through Closing Feedback Loops
  3. Citizen Engagement: Scaling up Social Accountability for Inclusive Water Services
  4. Advancing Social Accountability through the World Bank's Citizen Engagement Strategy
  5. Social Accountability for Improved Health Delivery
  6. Capacity Development for Collaborative Social Accountability in Fragile Countries
3:30-4:00 Coffee Break
4:00-5:30 Ideas Marketplace

Wednesday, November 1

8:00-9:00 Networking Breakfast
9:00-9:15 Day 3 Agenda Overview
9:15-10:45 Social and Political Action for Empowerment and Accountability: What's Different in Contexts of Fragility, Conflict and Violence?
10:45-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Civic Tech: Is Technology Transforming Social Accountability?
12:30-2:00 Lunch
2:00-3:15 What's Ahead for Social Accountability? - Key Forum Messages
3:15-3:45 Closing Panel
3:45-4:00 Forum Wrap Up
4:00 Coffee & Refreshments