The Facilitation Group provides an advisory role to Action4SD´s Global and Regional Coordinators, as well as the Working Groups to ensure programs and strategies stay on track. The group works closely with partners at the regional level. It is formed with 2 members from each of the 7 regions, the 4 founding global networks, plus 7 additional places for major thematic constituencies. The Facilitation Group will seek to facilitate and support the wider platform.
Below are the regional Facilitation Group members elected in 2016:
Middle East and North Africa:
Zahra Bazzi, ANND, Lebanon
Mohamed El Saadi, Morocco
Jack Kupferman, Gray Panthers, United States
Shamina de Gonzaga,UN of World Council of Peoples for the United Nations, United States