Discussion Paper on Social Inclusion, Political Participation, and Effective Governance in Challenging Environments

The forum on this Discussion Paper is now closed. Thanks to all who contributed. The policy paper on this topic is forthcoming.

Questions considered:
1) How should the multilateral system, and the UN in particular, best frame its approach to the issues of social inclusion, political participation, and effective governance in the 21st century?

2) In light of the analysis put forth in the paper, what is your reaction to the policy recommendations and what other recommendations, if any, would you propose?

3) Any other views, observations or questions that should be addressed with regards to this paper?

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