Forus is an innovative global network empowering civil society for effective social change. It gathers 69 National NGO Platforms (NPF) and 7 Regional Coalitions (RC) from Africa, America, Asia, Europe and Pacific, together representing over 22 000 organisations.
Connect NGO Platforms and Regional Coalitions to build joint actions, learn from each other and fight for an enabling environment for civil society organisations
Support and develop the capacities of our members for more effective participation in decision-making processes, using the network’s collective intelligence and innovative approaches
Below the official Forus video realized during the General Meeting in Santiago last September with the kind contribution of Iara Pietricovsky, our Chair and the representative of ABONG-Brazil, and two members of our Council: Emele Duituturaga (Director of PIANGO – Pacific Region) and Sam Worthington (Chief Executive Officer of InterAction – United States and Vice President of Forus). The video presents our network and its challenges, as well as the diversity of our members and the voices we represent within civil society to all our stakeholders.
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Forus is an innovative global network empowering civil society for effective social change. It gathers 69 National NGO Platforms (NPF) and 7 Regional Coalitions (RC) from Africa, America, Asia, Europe and Pacific, which together represent over 22 000 organisations
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