Updates from the UN

Updates on current developments, discussions and events related to peacebuilding and conflict prevention in and around the UN in New York. GPPAC's UN Liaison Officer reports on relevant news from the UN policy arena and analyzes how developments at the Headquarter impact local civil society actors and their inclusion in UN's peace and security activities.You can read the blog here.

News

All the latest events and activities from our network are published on this page.

The Importance of Peace Education: World Day of Social Justice

During the past two decades, the world experienced some of the highest rates of violence, having affected large numbers of countries and regions, from the poorest to the most affluent, directly...

Call for Applications: "Civil Society & Inclusive Peace - A Reality Check"

© Keystone. Kenyan women gather during a multi-faith demonstration calling for peace outside Supreme Court in downtown Nairobi, Kenya, 25 October 2017. (AP Photo/Ben Curtis). GPPAC is joining...

The Importance of Civil Society in the Middle East and North Africa region

By Teresa Biscosi - Regional Liaison Officer - MENAPPAC & Project Officer - Permanent Peace Movement For many decades the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region has been in turmoil. The last...

GPPAC in the Media

All the latest news about and from GPPAC published in the Media are linked here.

War and peace: still a man's world

Published in the guardian. http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2013/oct/21/peace-building-gender-bias-funding?CMP=twt_gu By Gesa Bent, Gender Co-ordinator and...

Alert 2013! Report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding

Alert 2013: an interesting report on conflicts, human rights and peacebuilding. This report by the School for a Culture of Peace, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona analyzes the state of the world...

Increase in North commercial sex

Published in Colombo Gazette. Visaka Dharmadasa from the Association of War Affected Women in Sri Lanka outlines the gendered impacts of conflict in the country, making the direct linkage between...

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