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Challenges Forum Webinar Paper: Action for Peacekeeping and the Women, Peace and Security Agenda

2020.03.08

On 11 February 2020, the Challenges Forum International Secretariat, together with Folke Bernadotte Academy, held an open webinar on how Action for Peacekeeping (A4P) can be a catalyst for advancing… Read more »

  • Host country : Global
  • Year : 2020

Challenges Forum to host C34 Lunch Dialogue Session

2020.02.18

On 19 February, in the margins the of the 2020 Special Committee on Peacekeeping (C34), Challenges Forum and Partners will host a high-level ambassadorial lunch dialogue session at the UN… Read more »

Challenges Forum International Secretariat Visits partners in the US

2020.02.17

How can Challenges Forum’s Partners in the US engage in Challenges Forums work on improving effectiveness of peace operations? On February 11-14, the Challenges Forum International Secretariat (CFIS) visited Washington… Read more »

Invitation to the Challenges Forum Webinar: WPS 2020 – How can A4P be a catalyst?

2020.02.07

On 11 February 2020, UTC+1 13:00-14:30 (local time Stockholm), the Challenges Forum International Secretariat, and this webinar’s co-host Folke Bernadotte Academy (FBA), invites Challenges Forum Partners, experts and practitioners to… Read more »

Rwanda and the Challenges Forum: Exploring Ways of Collaboration

2020.01.17

Rwanda is today the second largest troop and police contributor to peace operations in the world. On January 14-16, Challenges Forum International Secretariat (CFIS) visited Rwanda to learn more about… Read more »

  • Year : 2020

Implementing Action for Peacekeeping from a Field Perspective

2020.01.15

With the purpose of promoting greater understanding, reflection and ownership of Action for Peacekeeping (A4P) at the mission level, the UN Department of Peace Operations (DPO) and its Division for… Read more »

  • Year : 2020

Meeting with Institute for Peace and Security Studies (IPSS)

2019.11.19

Challenges Forum International Secretariat visited partner institution IPSS in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on 14 November. The purpose of the visit was to engage and learn more about IPSS and learn… Read more »

Challenges Forum Partners and its International Secretariat Participate in Aswan Forum Expert Workshop on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace in Africa 12-13 November

2019.11.18

The expert workshop was organized by Challenges Forum partner Cairo International Center for Conflict Resolution, Peacekeeping & Peacebuilding (CCCPA) in partnership with the African Union Commission, the UN Peacebuilding Support… Read more »

  • Host country : Egypt
  • Year : 2019

Challenges Forum Visits Uruguay and SINOMAPA

2019.10.31

How can Latin American perspectives on peace operations strengthen the work of the Challenges Forum? On 16 and 17 October, Dr. Björn Holmberg, Director of the Challenges Forum International Secretariat… Read more »

  • Year : 2019

Challenges Forum Visits Argentina and CAECOPAZ

2019.10.30

On 15 and 16 October, Director of the International Secretariat for the Challenges Forum (CFIS), Dr. Björn Holmberg, visited Argentina to learn more about the country’s priorities on peace operations… Read more »

  • Year : 2019