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Considerations for Police Leadership in UN Peace Operation

On 20th June and as a side-meeting to the UN Chiefs of Police Summit (UNCOPS), Challenges Forum Partners DCAF and Global Affairs Canada together with the Challenges Forum International Secretariat (CFIS) ) organized a roundtable discussion, hosted by the International Peace Institute’s (IPI) Center for Peace Operations, to discuss police leadership in UN-led peace operations.

The Making of Leaders for 21st Century Peace Operations

ZIF - Center for International Peace Operations hosted this workshop in collaboration with the Challenges Forum in Berlin on March 3-4, 2018 . It focused on learning for senior mission leadership and leadership teams.

Co-Chair Workshop: Leadership Toolkit for Senior Mission Leaders

On March 8-9, the Challenges Forum Co-Chairs for the Task Forces of the Challenges Forum initiative on mission leadership and the Challanges Forum International Secretariat (CFIS), met to discuss the coming guidance toolkit for senior UN mission leaders

POLICY BRIEF 2017:4 Reflections on the Challenges Facing Leaders of UN Peace Operations

This policy brief takes the authors experiences as Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General for MINUSCA in the Central African Republic as a point of departure, and makes recommendations on how to ensure that leaders of peace operations have the tools to do their jobs well.

Strengthening the Selection, Preparation, Support and Appraisal of Senior Leadership in UN Peace Operations

This policy brief asks: as the UN continues its important reforms of peace operations, leadership and the Organization as a whole, how can the UN better select, prepare, support and appraise its senior mission leadership to make it fit for implementing today’s multidimensional Peace operation mandates, in increasingly complex environments (with shrinking resources)?

Exhibition launch UN Headquarters 20 Years of United Nations Mine Action Service: Needs Driven and People Centred with a Mission to Save and Protect Lives

The exhibition 20 Years of United Nations Mine Action Service: Needs Driven and People Centred with a Mission to Save and Protect Lives was launched 4 April 2017 on the outer wall of the General Assembly in the Visitors' Lobby of the UN Headquarters in New York.

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