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Partners with decision makers to make peace possible in complex, high stakes international conflict situations through negotiation.
OEF Honors UN75, Helps Foster UN of the Future
Today, in recognition of the 75th Anniversary of UN Charter Day - June 26th - OEF is announcing its partnership with a handful of other institutions in launching plans to host the UN75 Global Governance Forum which seeks to foster a more inclusive and effective United Nations equipped to effectively navigate the increasingly complex problems we will face in the years ahead.
New Survey Aims to Develop a Unified Understanding of Evidence-Based Practice in Peacebuilding
A new survey is asking participants in the peacebuilding field to give their opinion of evidence-based practice in peacebuilding. People who identify as peacebuilding professionals are encouraged to take the survey and forward it to other practitioners in the field.
Maritime Piracy Report Identifies Constantly Evolving Threat Requiring International and Inter-Agency Cooperation to Reduce Human Cost
What OEF teams have helped experts learn about countering piracy in the last decade.
AADCO Paper Factory: Entrepreneurial Innovation in the Somali Business Sector
Employing over 50 staff members, one third of which are female, AADCO manufactures a range of paper products, but in an innovative push into environment-friendly entrepreneurship, the company also recently started the first recycling initiative of its kind in Somaliland.
Recommendations for Implementing the Global Fragility Act
Today’s violent conflicts are much more complex and protracted, and traditional development assistance and diplomacy have not kept pace. The status quo is not working. The challenges facing peacebuilding at this moment are significant, complex, and interconnected. They require new ways of working together. Read More
Expert Commentary on Current Tensions Following the Destruction of the Inter-Korean Liaison Office
The risk of escalation on the Korean Peninsula is currently at a high point. Open Nuclear Network (ONN) has asked a number of renowned experts to share their views on the current tensions following the destruction of the Inter-Korean Liaison Office.
White House Implements Women, Peace & Security Act Measures as US Foreign Policy Priorities
In a critical step toward elevating the Women, Peace and Security Act (WPS) goals as a key foreign policy priority, the White House released shared plans the government is taking to enhance women’s role in preventing, resolving, and recovering from conflict.
What Can the United States Do to Ensure an Inclusive Response to COVID-19?
Policymakers can look to the Women, Peace and Security agenda (WPS) for guidance and urgently-needed solutions. A new policy brief offers WPS-grounded analysis and recommendations.
Reincorporating Ex-combatants and Stopping the Spread of COVID-19 in Colombia
One Earth Future’s PASO Colombia program is helping cooperatives of ex-combatants to support reintegration and to face the emergency generated by COVID-19.