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Pages tagged with Peace-building

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CEB: Peacebuilding 15.06.2016

The Board was informed of the implications of the integrated peacebuilding strategies for the United Nations system with the purpose of initiating consideration of how to develop better modalities for United Nations system engagement in the work of the Peacebuilding Commission. The main purpose of the Peacebuilding Commission was to bring together all relevant actors to marshal resources, and to advise on and propose integrated strategies for post-conflict peacebuilding and recovery.

CEB: Programme issues 15.06.2016

While Chief Executives Board considered a number of substantive programme issues during the reporting period, the issues of climate change and support to development in Africa featured high on the Board’s agenda. The nature and scope of those issues require that they be addressed through a coordinated and sustained effort that CEB is well positioned to provide.

CEB: Coordinating United Nations system-wide support in the preparation of the post-2015 development agenda 15.06.2016

In 2013, Member States affirmed not only their commitment to intensify efforts to accelerate the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals but also their determination to craft a strong post-2015 development agenda that would build on the foundations laid by the Millennium Development Goals.

CEB: Coordinating United Nations system-wide support in the preparation of the post-2015 development agenda 15.06.2016

In 2013, Member States affirmed not only their commitment to intensify efforts to accelerate the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals but also their determination to craft a strong post-2015 development agenda that would build on the foundations laid by the Millennium Development Goals.

CEB: Box 4.4 Working together on transition in Liberia 15.06.2016

After 14 years of devastating civil war in Liberia, a peace agreement was signed in August 2003. A national transitional government was established and urgent reconstruction needs were identified by organizations of the UN system, together with the World Bank and other partners.

CEB: Box 4.3 Peacebuilding and development in East Timor 15.06.2016

When violence erupted immediately after the vote for independence in September 1999, more than two-thirds of East Timor’s 800,000 people fled or were forcibly displaced from their homes. Nearly four-fifths of the infrastructure and public buildings were destroyed, along with much of agriculture.

HLCP: 2005 world summit outcome: Peacebuilding, Peacekeeping, and Peacemaking 15.06.2016
Decision to create a Peacebuilding Commission to help countries transition from war to peace, backed by a support office and a standing fund. New standing police capacity for UN peacekeeping operations. Agreement to strengthen the Secretary-General’s capacity for mediation and good offices.

Documents tagged with Peace-building

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HLCP: CEB Statement of Commitment: Bringing the UN system together to support conflict prevention and peacebuilding within the broader 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (27 April 2016) 22.09.2016

In this statement of commitment on preventing conflict and peacebuilding, CEB members affirmed their commitment to intensifying cooperation and collaboration across peace and security, human rights, humanitarian and development areas of UN efforts with the aim of preventing and addressing the root causes of violent conflicts, promoting human rights and the rule of law, promoting education and a culture for peace, building resilience, and sustaining peace.

CEB: CEB Statement of Commitment: Bringing the UN system together to support conflict prevention and peacebuilding within the broader 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development (27 April 2016) 22.09.2016

In this statement of commitment on preventing conflict and peacebuilding, CEB members affirmed their commitment to intensifying cooperation and collaboration across peace and security, human rights, humanitarian and development areas of UN efforts with the aim of preventing and addressing the root causes of violent conflicts, promoting human rights and the rule of law, promoting education and a culture for peace, building resilience, and sustaining peace.

HLCP: Report of 5th session (March 2003, Rome) 15.06.2016

Issues discussed included: Programme of Work of the High-Level Committee on Programmes for 2003-2004; Follow-up to the United Nations Millennium Declaration:preparations for the 2005 comprehensive review; Strategies for sustainable development: follow-up to the World Summit on Sustainable Development; HIV/AIDS...

Document reference: CEB/2003/4
CEB: Second Regular Session Report (October 2011, New York) 15.06.2016

This report covers: the reports of the Board's committees (HLCM, HLCP, UNDG); Discussion on Human Rights and Development;  ILO report "Social Protection Floor for a Fair and Inclusive Globalization"; Independent study on the regional dimension of development and the United Nations sponsored by the regional commissions; World Exposition 2015: “Feeding the planet, energy for life”; Briefing by the Chair of the change management team.

Document reference: CEB/2011/2
CEB: Annual Overview Report (July 1999, Geneva) 15.06.2016

This report provides an overview of the work undertaken by the Administrative Committee on Coordination (ACC) and its subsidiary bodies in 1998.

Document reference: E/1999/48
CEB: First Session Report (April 1997, Geneva) 15.06.2016

This report covers: Discussions on the Review of developments affecting international cooperation and development, and their implications for the United Nations system: Reform and strengthening of the United Nations system, Peace-building; Follow-up, within the system, to ACC initiatives and decisions:Coordinated follow-up to international conferences; United Nations System-Wide Special Initiative on Africa; Universal access to basic communication and information services; The Graça Machel study: impact of armed conflict on children.

Document reference: ACC/1997/4
CEB: Second Report (October 1997, New York) 15.06.2016

This report covers: Discussions on the relationships between the United Nations system and civil society, including the private sector: handling the global agenda with ; non-State actors; Integrated and coordinated follow-up to recent global conferences (Review of ad hoc inter-agency task forces; Preparations for the observance of the fiftieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the five-year review of the Vienna Declaration and Plan of Action; Universal access to basic communication and information services; Administrative questions: staff security.

Document reference: ACC/1997/20
CEB: First Session Report (March 1998, Geneva) 15.06.2016

This report covers: Discussions on Review of developments affecting international cooperation and development, and their implications for the United Nations system: poverty eradication; Strengthening and reform of the United Nations system, including the conclusion of the ACC review of the functioning of the inter-agency machinery; Administrative questions: staff security; Peace-building: draft strategic framework on/for Afghanistan; Follow-up to recent ACC conclusions (International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction) .

Document reference: ACC/1998/4

Bookmarks tagged with Peace-building

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UN Peacekeeping Year in Review 15.06.2016

The 2011 UN Peace Operations Year in Review pays tribute to those staff who lost their lives serving the United Nations.

Direct access: UN Peacekeeping Year in Review
United Nations Disarmament Yearbook 15.06.2016

A rich source of historical knowledge of developments, trends and achievements of multilateral disarmament for more than 30 years. Part I contains an annual compilation of text and statistics of disarmament-related resolutions and decisions of the General Assembly. Part II presents the main topics of multilateral consideration during the year and a convenient issues-oriented timeline.

Direct access: United Nations Disarmament Yearbook
UN Politically Speaking 15.06.2016

UN activities in peacemaking, preventive diplomacy and related fields are profiled in Politically Speaking, the newsletter of the United Nations Department of Political Affairs.

Direct access: UN Politically Speaking

Actions tagged with Peace-building

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HLCP: Action on Peace and Preventing Conflict 12.01.2017
CEB: Action on Programme Matters 15.06.2016
HLCP: Action on Peacebuilding 15.06.2016
CEB: Action on Strategy for a response and framework for Action in the Arab States 15.06.2016

CEB Mechanisms tagged with Peace-building

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UNDG: Working Group on UNDG-ECHA Post-Crisis Transition 15.06.2016

Coordinated jointly by the UNDG and the Executive Committee on Humanitarian Affairs (ECHA), the WG unites the development, political, peace building, peacekeeping, and humanitarian actors of the UN system to develop policies, guidelines and methodological approaches that support countries in post-crisis transition settings.

Inter-agency Coordination Mechanisms tagged with Peace-building

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HLCP: International Network on Conflict and Fragility (INCAF) 15.06.2016

The International Network on Conflict and Fragility (INCAF) is a unique decision-making forum which brings together diverse stakeholders to support development outcomes in the world’s most challenging situations.