PeaceCon 2019, 10/2 to 10/4, Washington, DC

PeaceCon 2019, the annual conference of the Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP), was held October 2-4, 2019 in Washington, DC. The first day was held at the U.S. Institute of Peace (USIP), and second and third days at FHI360. Here are a few highlights from the sessions that I attended. Day one (10/2) started in theContinue reading “PeaceCon 2019, 10/2 to 10/4, Washington, DC”

The UN’s New “Sustaining Peace” Agenda, Stimson Center, Washington, DC, 4/11/18 (Live or Online)

The Alliance for Peacebuilding working with the Stimson Center is holding an event on April 11, 2018 from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Stimson Center looking at the UN’s peace agenda.  The panel presentation will feature: Ambassador Tariq Al-Ansari, Director of the Department of International Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, The State ofContinue reading “The UN’s New “Sustaining Peace” Agenda, Stimson Center, Washington, DC, 4/11/18 (Live or Online)”

Alliance for Peacebuilding: A Conversation with Joan Blades, Living Room Conversations, Live or Online, 4/5/18

Innovative approaches to bridging the political and social divide in the U.S. are needed.  The Alliance for Peacebuilding is hosting a conversation with Joan Blades about her group Living Room Conversations and what it is doing to increase understanding in the U.S. You can participate live by going to the Alliance for Peacebuilding offices, 1800Continue reading “Alliance for Peacebuilding: A Conversation with Joan Blades, Living Room Conversations, Live or Online, 4/5/18”