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Research and Policy in Development
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Policy Engagement: How civil society can be more effective

Publication - Toolkits - 31 May 2006
Julius Court, Enrique Mendizabal, David Osborne and John Young

Civil society organisations (CSOs) could have a greater impact on policy processes in developing countries. This report shows why and how better use of evidence by CSOs is part of the solution to increasing the policy influence and pro-poor impact of their work. The report includes strategic guidance and practical approaches regarding how CSOs can ensure their policy engagement is more effective, influential and sustained