Vision & Mission


Our vision is sustainable peace strengthened through effective peace operations and multilateral peace operations partnerships.


Challenges Forum is a global partnership that uses its convening power to generate innovative ideas and promote results for more effective peace operations.

To find out more about Challenges Forum’s overall framwork and the Partnership’s road ahead, download our strategy.


UN Photo/Jennifer Moreno. The United Nations Mission in Colombia celebrated the International Day of Peace in 2017 by inviting people to light a candle for the 2,769 lives that according to CERAC, were saved during the first 10 months of the ceasefire between the Government and the FARC-EP. Here the Choir of the Hacienda Los Alcaparros College, signing two songs with message of Peace.