Meeting Notes - September 20, 2010
Security Council Istanbul Retreat: At the Crossroads of Peacemaking, Peacekeeping, and Peacebuilding
Adam Smith and Vanessa Wyeth, rapporteurs
This meeting note draws on the discussions held during the informal retreat of the UN Security Council in Istanbul, Turkey on June 25-26, 2010. The retreat was co-organized by the government of Turkey and the International Peace Institute.
Meeting Notes - January 20, 2010
Ellie Hearne, rapporteur
Meeting Notes - November 10, 2009
Cedric de Coning and Paul Romita, rapporteurs
Meeting Notes - June 30, 2009
Adam Smith, Caty Clement, editors
This publication, drawn from a December 2008 IPI-GCSP (Geneva Centre for Security Policy) conference in New York, outlines the challenge of UN peacekeeping being overmatched by complexity, while offering suggestions for understanding and dealing with complex environments.
Policy Papers - May 05, 2009
Adam Smith, Lead Rapporteur
This Blue Paper on Peace Operations lays out recommendations on the need to (1) hold a ministerial-level meeting on peacekeeping; (2) forge a consensus among member states on entry, exit, and long-term planning; (3) break political stalemates in stagnant peace operations