8th December 2020
The third Annual General Meeting of the Effectiveness of Peace Operations Network (EPON) took place in a virtual format on Zoom on 24 November 2020, with over 50 partners participating. The EPON partners were briefed by EPON coordinator, Cedric de Coning, on the annual report, the Covid-19 situation, current research …
7th December 2020
Today is the first day of this year’s Virtual Challenges Annual Forum VCAF20, which runs from 7 to 11 December 2020, with the overarching theme “Framing Peace Operations in a Changing Global Landscape”. One of the EPON partners, the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI) is co-hosting the event together …
9th July 2020
What direction will peace operations take in short-, medium- and longer-term future? How will it be affected by COVID-19? How will peace operations be affected by the changing global order?
9th July 2020
How can peacekeepers use research about the effectiveness of peacekeeping operations to make their missions more effective? What kind of knowledge can we generate about the effectiveness of peacekeeping operations, and is it possible to predict if peacekeeping operations will be successful?
5th June 2020
“Sustaining Peace in the Time of COVID-19” was the topic of this year’s Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development, convened online from 11–22 May 2020 by the Swedish Ministry for Foreign Affairs and Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).
20th January 2020
Making UN Peace Operations more Inclusive and People-centered.
20th December 2019
What makes peace negotiations fair? This is the central question of the PRIO-led research project “On fair Terms: The Ethics of Peace Negotiations and Mediation”.
Future Directions for AMISOM and AU Peace Operations: Research findings from the EPON and Training for Peace (TfP) projects
6th December 2019
On December 4, 2019, EPON and TfP organized a seminar hosted by the African Union Commission in Addis Ababa to present the findings of the EPON report on the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM).
27th May 2019
On the occasion of the International Day of Peacekeeping, NUPI has the pleasure of inviting you to a seminar with a focus on the effectiveness of the UN missions in Mali and South Sudan.
18th May 2019
Does peacekeeping work? This was under scrutiny when the NUPI-led Effectiveness of Peace Operations (EPON) attended the 2019 Stockholm Forum on Peace and Development.