• Global Governance Innovations on the Road to 2020 explored in Boulder, Washington, Rome, The Hague, and Caux

    In July, Stimson’s Just Security 2020 Program contributed to a rich set of discussions on the future of global governance, as the international community fast approaches the two-years-to-go mark for the expected Leaders Summit, in September 2020 in New York, on the occasion of the United Nations 75th Anniversary commemoration. These diverse conversations highlighted the growing … Continued

  • The United Nations’ New “Sustaining Peace” Agenda

    On Wednesday, April 11, 2018, the Stimson Center, along with the Alliance for Peacebuilding and United Nations Association of the National Capital Area, co-hosted a “preview conversation” with leading policy-makers, practitioners, and scholars in advance of the April 24-25, 2018 U.N. General Assembly High-Level Meeting on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace. A fundamental question explored by the … Continued

  • Just Security in an Undergoverned World

    Just Security in an Undergoverned World examines how humankind can manage global problems to achieve both security and justice in an age of antithesis. Global connectivity is increasing, visibly and invisibly-in trade, finance, culture, and information-helping to spur economic growth, technological advance, and greater understanding and freedom, but global disconnects are growing as well. Ubiquitous electronics … Continued

  • The UN’s new “Sustaining Peace” Agenda: A Policy Breakthrough in the Making

    United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres’ much anticipated Report on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace was recently released, in the lead-up to the U.N. General Assembly High-Level Meeting on Peacebuilding and Sustaining Peace to be held April 24-25 2018 in New York, in accordance with the U.N. General Assembly and Security Council “peacebuilding resolutions” (A/RES/70/262 and S/RES/ 2282). Breaking new ground … Continued

  • Emerging U.N. Sustaining Peace Effort – Experts Dialogue

    2018 will be a crucial year for the United Nations in its efforts to address fundamental peace and security challenges of a rapidly changing world. Central to the 2016 peacebuilding resolutions of the U.N. General Assembly and Security Council (A/RES/70/262 and S/RES/2282) are the preparation of a U.N. Secretary-General Report on Sustaining Peace and the … Continued


  • Lima: Expert Consultation on Global Climate Governance at the Intersection of Human Security & Justice

    On December 9, 2014 in Lima, Peru, The Hague Institute for Global Justice and the Stimson Center convened an informal expert consultation with country delegates, civil society representatives, policy analysts and other climate governance stakeholders on Global Climate Governance at the Intersection of Human Security & Justice. The consultation took the form of a side … Continued

  • New Delhi: Expert Consultation on Cyber Security, Justice, and Governance

    Participate:  Leave your comment at the bottom of this page. On 18 October 2014 in New Delhi, following the conclusion of the India Conference on Cyber Security and Cyber Governance, The Hague Institute, together with the Stimson Center and the Observer Research Foundation, convened a group of high-level experts on cyber security and cyber governance for … Continued

  • Expert Consultation on “Fragile States and the Fault Lines of Global Security and Justice”

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    On Friday, 6 February, at a side event to the Munich Security Conference, The Hague Institute and The Stimson Center convened a panel discussion on “Fragile States and the Fault-Lines of Global Security and Justice” in support of the work of the Commission on Global Security Justice and Governance. The expert meeting brought together numerous … Continued

  • United Nations Member States Consultation in New York

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    On April 2, 2015, the Commission on Global Security, Justice & Governance, co-chaired by former U.S. Secretary of State Dr. Madeleine Albright and former Nigerian Foreign Minister and UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Dr. Ibrahim Gambari, hosted a consultation with representatives of 29 UN Member States in New York at the German Mission to the … Continued