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Champions for a New Approach to Peacebuilding

September 29, 2015 @ 1:15 pm - 3:00 pm

On Tuesday, September 29th at 1:15 pm EST, a high-level discussion will take place at the International Peace Institute (IPI), entitled “Champions for a New Approach to Peacebuilding,” that will focus on how to reform and strengthen the international response to conflicts around the world and adopt a holistic vision of sustaining peace.

IPI will be streaming a high-level panel discussion here.

Moderator:
Terje Rød-Larsen, President of the International Peace Institute

Speakers:
H.E. Ms. Margot Wallström, Foreign Minister of Sweden
H.E. Mr. Georges Chikoti, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Angola
H.E. Mr. Samura Kamara, Foreign Minister of the Republic of Sierra Leone
H.E. Mr. Mangala Samaraweera, Foreign Minister of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka
H.E. Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, President-elect of the 70th Session of the UN General Assembly
H.E. Mr. Oscar Fernandez-Taranco, Assistant Secretary-General for Peacebuilding Support Office
H.E. Mr. Mauro Vieira, Foreign Minister of Brazil

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@TerjeRL 
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@MangalaLK
@lykketoft
@UN_PGA   
@UNPeacebuilding 
@Itamaraty_EN
@ipinst 
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#peace
#Goal16
#GlobalGoals
#UNGA

Details

Date:
September 29, 2015
Time:
1:15 pm - 3:00 pm

Organizer

International Peace Institute
Website:
www.ipinst.org

Venue

International Peace Institute
777 United Nations Plaza
New York, NY 10017 United States
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