The Development Finance Network (DeFiNe) gathered last month in preparation for the Global Forum on Development (GFD) to be held in Paris on 28th January 2010. Organised jointly with other OECD directorates, this year's Forum will focus on Domestic Resource Mobilisation in Times of Crisis. Academics and think tanks composing the Network will participate along with the Centre's experts on Africa who are working on public resource mobilization and aid in Africa as the special theme of the 2010 African Economic Outlook. DeFiNe will bring its expertise to the debate, particularly with regards to fiscal policies.,3343,en_2649_33993_43599669_1_1_1_1,00.html,3343,en_21571361_37824719_37824763_1_1_1_1,00.html,3355,en_2649_15162846_1_1_1_1_1,00.html