Past Event: “African Directions: Towards an Equitable Partnership in Peace Operations”

Tuesday, April 11, 2017, New York

Left to right: Luise Rürup (Executive Director, FES New York), El-Ghassim Wane (Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, UN)

FES New York co-hosted a panel discussion and an expert-level workshop on the final report of the “The New Geopolitics of Peace Operations II” initiative, which was conducted by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) in partnership with FES and the Foreign Ministries of Finland and the Netherlands. Findings of the initiative, and particularly the pathways to improve future collaboration between African and external actors, especially the UN, were discussed with representatives from UN Member States and the New York peace operations experts community.


New Geopolitics of Peace Operations


This entry was posted in Events 2017, Global Security Governance, Highlights from New York. Bookmark the permalink.