Programme area: Building Peace

Remembering Kofi Annan

The world has been inspired by Kofi Annan’s life, leadership and legacy.

Construct peace: training on dialogue and mediation

‘Ours is the work of reconciliation and realistic construction.’ Dag Hammarskjöld said in accepting his election as Secretary-General of the United Nations in 1953. Today the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation works with many who seek to live out this legacy in small and large ways: working on reconciliation, realistically constructing peace and supporting development around the […]

Girls banging the drum for peace

A conversation between two feminists about being young and advocating for youth engagement in peacebuilding.

Hammarskjöld’s personal push for peace

In this blog Love Calissendorff looks at Hammarskjöld engagement in the West Asia North African Region, defining the relevance of his approach from 50 years ago.

International Training on Dialogue and Mediation

This training provides practitioners, policymakers and researchers with a unique opportunity to explore the use of dialogue and mediation in building and sustaining peace.