Joint Progress Toward Enhanced Development and Effectiveness: Harmonisation, Alignment, and Results (Paris High Level Forum) convened development officials and ministers from donors and partner countries, as well as representatives of civil society organizations and the private sector, to take stock of progress in the wide range of activities and identify the areas in which further, or more intense, work is needed.The Paris High Level Forum was hosted by the Government of France. In addition, we gratefully acknowledge the financial contributions from the Governments of Australia, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, UK, United States and the African Development Bank, Asian Development Bank and the World Bank. The HLF-Paris was cosponsored by the AfDB, AsDB, EBRD, IADB, the OECD/DAC, the UN and the World Bank.