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Coming to the table with solutions

An interactive workshop with young people from around Zambia provided the space for action planning to build on Security Council Resolution 2250 and the global Progress Study on Youth, Peace and Security.

Commemorations for the 57th anniversary of Dag Hammarskjöld’s death

“In the footsteps of Dag Hammarskjöld” On Tuesday, 18 September, 57 years passed since Dag Hammarskjöld and the 15 persons accompanying him tragically died in a plane crash in Ndola, Zambia. To commemorate this and the legacy of Dag Hammarskjöld and his colleagues, the Foundation hosted and attended a number of commemorative events in Uppsala, New York […]

Photo: Mikael Wallerstedt

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 […]

Transforming data to build better lives

Together with Data Act Lab, the Foundation is developing a cutting-edge data platform that enables countries to provide insight and transparency around Agenda 2030 implementation.