States of Fragility 2016: A Violent World
On 22 September, a High-Level Panel will discuss the highlights of States of Fragility 2016: A Violent World. The full report will be released during the High Level Meeting of the Global Partnership for Effective Development Co-operation in Nairobi in November 2016.
Moderator: Wendy MacClinchy, lead author of SFR 2016: A Violent World - highlights
He will be followed by OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurria, who will discuss the importance of tackling violence and fragility in the post-2015 world.
Highlights from A Violent World will then be presented by the leads on the specialist topics:
- Clionadh Raleigh, ACLED, lead on the violence data and research
- Reza Lahidji, ILPI, lead on the multidimensional fragility framework and financial flows
A discussion of the findings from the report, the global state of violence and fragility, and different responses to these pressing questions, will follow, featuring:
Alejandro Alvarez, Team Leader, Rule of Law, Justice and Security, UNDP
Ewen McDonald, Deputy Secretary, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Australia
There will then be a question and answer session from the floor.
The event will be held on 22 September, from 3pm to 4:30pm, at UN Headquarters (Room 11) in New York, and will also be webcast (details to come).
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