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Meeting Notes - October 10, 2013

Meeting Note: Conflict, Violence, and Instability in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Suparva Narasimhaiah, rapporteur

This meeting note summarizes the findings of a workshop on April 26, 2013, which brought together members from the UN Secretariat, agencies, funds, and programs, along with outside experts to assess the lessons learned so far on the impact of conflict, violence, and instability on development, and to consider strategies for addressing them in the post-2015 development agenda. 

 

Policy Papers - September 17, 2012

Advancing the Rule of Law Agenda at the 67th General Assembly

The rule of law has been gaining significant attention in the United Nations since 2004. Now, in 2012, the UN General Assembly will devote its opening high-level event to the topic for the first time. 

 

Policy Papers - July 16, 2012

Implementing the ''New Deal'' for Fragile States

Rachel Locke and Vanessa Wyeth

This issue brief outlines the development of the New Deal for Engagement in Fragile States, explores the challenges and dilemmas the agreement raises, and examines prospects for its implementation, with a particular focus on the role of the United Nations. 

 

Policy Papers - July 03, 2012

Organized Crime, Conflict, and Fragility: A New Approach

Rachel Locke

The rise of transnational organized crime in conflict-affected and fragile states poses a serious threat to peace and development. And the pressure transnational organized crime is placing on the international system is stretching the collective ability to respond. 

 

Policy Papers - April 19, 2012

New Report: Aid Effectiveness in Fragile States

Christina Bennett

The policy report draws lessons-learned for the UN and others from the first generation of transition compacts in support of postconflict peacebuilding, focusing on case studies from Afghanistan, the DRC, Iraq, Liberia, and Timor-Leste.