Who we are

We are a small international team of committed staff members and advisors guided by a Board of Trustees. From our offices in Uppsala and New York City, we tap into our global network of UN partners, international organisations, academia, the private sector and civil society.


The staff
The Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation is located in Uppsala, Sweden.
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees is the decision-making body of the Foundation.
Our history
The Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation was established in 1962 in memory of Dag Hammarskjöld, the second Secretary-General of the United Nations.
Statutes and annual report
Here you will find our statutes and our annual report from 2015.
Friends of the Foundation
The Friends of the Foundation is a Swedish network of advisors. They bring to the Foundation a wealth of experience and knowledge in international affairs.
International Honorary Committee
The International Honorary Committee (IHC) serves in an advisory capacity to the Board of Trustees and the Executive Director.