30 September

Women peace and security

17th of November 01.00 pm – 02.00 pm (CET) Women’s equal participation and leadership and the empowerment of women and girls is of critical importance to promoting peace, preventing conflicts, enabling recovery and building resilience. But women continue to be underrepresented at all levels of decision-making worldwide and participation of women in peace negotiations close […]

30 September

There is need for a common agenda for peace and climate

Climate change and environmental degradation are already impacting peace and security in diverse ways. Climate-related security risks have far-reaching implications for the way the world manages peace and security. A conflict where nuclear weapons are used, even on a limited scale, will have a major impact on the earth’s climate. At the same time, the change […]

30 September

Growing inequality – a threat to peace and security?

Income inequality has risen sharply since the 1970s in most advanced economies around the world and has been blamed for increasingly polarised politics. Political violence, conflict, and inequality are closely related. Greater equality is needed for peace. 25 October 13.00 – 14.30 (Central European Time) Panel: Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, Architect, Artist […]