Professor Isaac Olawale Albert will deliver annual lecture in Accra

Building Peace

Together with the Kofi Annan International Peace-keeping Training Centre in Ghana we are proud to present the 2017 Kofi Annan / Dag Hammarskjöld lecturer.


Life described through poetry

Hammarskjöld’s Legacy

On World Poetry Day we spoke with Kai Falkman, former Swedish Ambassador and President of the Swedish Haiku Society, about Dag Hammarskjöld’s celebrated poetry.


Young and female: the future mediators in conflicts?

Building Peace

In this blog post Lara Sievers argues young women have a unique contribution to make as mediators.


Dag Hammarskjöld: Markings of His Life

Hammarskjöld’s Legacy

A special seminar in New York with Henrik Berggren, the author of the new biography of Dag Hammarskjöld.


Inclusive societies without civic space?

Agenda 2030

A seminar on the global trend of shrinking space for civil society and implications for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.


Financing Fit for the Future

Building Peace

A 10-point agenda for financing peacebuilding that allows the UN and its Member States to fulfil the commitments of sustaining peace over the coming decades.