Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation

The Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation is a non-governmental organisation established in 1962 in memory of the second UN Secretary-General, which aims to advance dialogue and policy for sustainable development and peace.

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Youth empowering each other through dialogue

In this blog, Sarah Smith shares takeaways from a recent webinar where young peacebuilders talked about their experiences in promoting youth participation in dialogue.

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Development Dialogue Series


Dialogue in Peacebuilding: Understanding Different Perspectives

Our most recent volume aims to deepen understanding and awareness of dialogue as a critical aspect of and tool for peacebuilding.

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'Financing the UN Development System' report series


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Financing the UN Development System: Time for Hard Choices

This is the fifth annual report on financing the UN development system produced by the Foundation and the UN Multi-Partner Trust Fund Office.

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‘Never for the sake of peace and quiet deny your convictions.’

I never discuss discussions.

‘Only he deserves power that everyday justifies it.’

“We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny, but what we put into it is ours.” 

‘It is when we all play safe that we create a world of utmost insecurity.’

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