The aim of the Forum National sur la Dette et la Pauvreté (FNDP) is to mobilize national and international opinion on the impact of Côte d'Ivoire's external debt; to bring the international financial institutions and development partners to a total cancellation of Côte d'Ivoire's external debt; to contribute to an equitable distribution of the gains of this cancellation in favor of the poorest. The specific objectives of FNDP are: to mobilize the Ivorian population around the debt problem; sensitize multilateral and bilateral partners, policymakers and people on the impact of debt and poverty; contribute to the annihilation of poverty by participating as a civil society in the national good management of the gains of the total debt forgiveness for the most disadvantaged; to be a voice of dialogue and consultation between the public authorities and the population on all issues relating to debt and poverty reduction; to remain attentive to new public debts and their use; train members on all issues of debt and poverty. The FNDP intervenes in the following areas: advocacy / awareness raising; capacity building; democratic governance; economic and financial governance; social governance and development cooperation.
“Being part of CSPPS has enabled me to work with some of the world’s most experienced and dedicated civil society peacebuilders. As a platform for us to engage with government decision makers on peacebuilding issues, CSPPS is without peer.”