Kicking up dust, as well as change

Building Peace

In this blog Muneinazvo Kujeke explains how Zimbabwean youth can nip the country's political conflict in the bud and prevent conflict ahead of elections next...


Almedalsveckan 2017

Building Peace | Global Disorders - Global Governance | Agenda 2030 | UN Renewal | Hammarskjöld’s Legacy

We will be hosting three events together with partners at the annual Almedalsveckan in Visby, Gotland.


The 2017 Kofi Annan – Dag Hammarskjöld lecture

Building Peace

Professor Isaac Olawale Albert delivered the lecture on regional engagement in peacebuilding in Africa.


The peacemaker meets his match

Hammarskjöld’s Legacy

The little-known connection between UN Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjöld and trailblazing journalist Pauline Frederick.


Hammarskjöld’s relevance for UN civil servants today

Hammarskjöld’s Legacy

Young UN civil servants tell us in this video what the former Secretary-General means to them and how he remains relevant to their work.


Civic freedoms decisive in leaving no one behind

Agenda 2030

In this blog post Matilda Hald contends that while civic space is increasingly restricted, it is crucial to the implementation of Agenda 2030.