What does the Foundation do?

Working in the spirit of Dag Hammarskjöld, we aim to strengthen policy on international cooperation, development and peacebuilding through dialogue, meetings and publications. Within our projects, we generate new ideas and perspectives to stimulate discussion and action, and we convene a diverse set of stakeholders to advance processes.

We have four thematic focus areas as defined by our Strategic Framework for 2022-2020:

  • Global Governance

  • Peacebuilding

  • Human Rights

  • Climate Action

Our work is carried out in five project areas: