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Norms back in the spotlight

Global Disorders - Global Governance | Agenda 2030 | UN Renewal

At the heart of Europe’s centre for international governance, the Foundation organised a conference on the UN’s normative role in an ever more complex world....

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Peacebuilding integral to humanitarian aid in Yemen

Building Peace

Sawsan Al Refai argues in this blog that peacebuilding should be seen as integral, not supplementary to humanitarian action in Yemen.

Blog

Can Agenda 2030 change the norm?

Global Disorders - Global Governance | Agenda 2030 | UN Renewal

If the UN wants to advance sustainable development and achieve the 2030 Agenda it needs to zero in on its normative work.

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Is youth engagement in peacebuilding really just a click away?

Building Peace

Sarah Smith makes the point that peacebuilding is not only about campaigning online - but also about sustainable projects on the ground.

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Can the UN Prevent Serious Violations of Human Rights?

Agenda 2030 | Hammarskjöld’s Legacy

A seminar on the “Human Rights up Front” initiative and how the UN, Member States and civil society can improve responses to human rights violations.

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The UN’s Normative Role in an Agenda 2030 World

Global Disorders - Global Governance | Agenda 2030 | UN Renewal

A conference organised together with the Graduate Institute of Geneva seeking to generate forward-looking ideas about the UN’s normative work.