Global Security Governance

Publication: “Conceptualizing Protest and Conflict”

Sara Burke (Ed.) FES New York  – Study, July 2015 ISBN 9778-3-95861-181-8 In recent years, the world has been shaken by protests demanding real democracy and justice for socioeconomic grievances. This interdisciplinary report explores how governments and institutions of global more »

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Past Event: “What do Malians Think of the Prospects for Peace? Findings from the Mali-Mètre Opinion Poll”

June 18, 2015 Delegates Dining Room 6, United Nations Headquarters, New York After the outbreak of an armed conflict in the north of Mali in January 2012, the Mali office of the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) has been conducting the nationwide opinion more »

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Past Event: “Towards a Nuclear-Weapon-Free World”

May 12 On occasion of the 2015 Review Conference of the Parties to the Treaty on the Non-Proliferation on Nuclear Weapons (Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty – NPT), the Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany to the United Nations and more »

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Past Event: “Mining Communities in the DRC: New Challenges and Opportunities for Sanctions”

March 31 – April 1, 2015 Hotel Roger Smith, Startlight Room, 2nd Floor 501 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10017 This international conference was intended to build bridges between local specialists in natural resource and community issues from the Eastern more »

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Past Event: “Power of Protest: Linking politics and protest from the local to the global”

World Social Forum, Tunisia Faculté de droits salle de lecture Nº 1 11:30 – 14:00 March 26, 2015 Calls for real democracy are the greatest singular demand of protests around the world. Calls for economic justice—like good jobs, better labor conditions, progressive taxing more »

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Past Event: Panel Discussion “The Future Peace Operations Landscape: Voices from Stakeholders around the Globe”

Wednesday, 18 February 2015, 1:15–2:45 p.m. Delegates Dining Room 6-8, UN Headquarters, New York FES New York together with the Permanent Mission of Finland to the UN and the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) hosted a panel discussion to more »

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Past Event: “Parliamentarians’ Dialogue on Pillar II of the Responsibility to Protect”

New York, December 11, 2014 On December 11, FES New York co-hosted a discussion with international parliamentarians on the Responsibility to Protect (RtoP). Following up on this year’s report of the UN Secretary-General on RtoP, this workshop focused on the more »

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Past event: “Natural Resource Governance in Africa – Context and Call for Action”

Tuesday – Wednesday, November 18-19 | 11am – 4pm Church Center for the UN, New York On November 18 and 19 the FES Office New York hosted a two-day conference to address how Africa’s wealth of natural resources can be more »

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Past Event: “FES New York 2014 Fall Academy: ‘How to Make Best Use of UN Capacities'”

10 – 14 November 2014, New York From 10-14 November 2014, FES New York hosted its eighth annual Fall Academy “How to Make Best Use of UN Capacities” for young international policy analysts. 15 participants from eleven countries and three more »

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Past Event: “The Role of Human Rights, Development Assistance, and Peacekeeping: Building State Capacity for Atrocities Prevention”

Thursday, September 4, 2014, 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm UNHQ, New York In light of the upcoming debate on the Responsibility to Protect (RtoP) of the UN General Assembly, FES New York co-hosted a luncheon focusing on the role of more »

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