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Attendance at the Challenges Annual Forum

Professor Yuji Uesugi, Program Officer attended at Challenges Annual Forum in Istanbul, Turkey from October 8 to 10, 2017. Challenges Forum has been held annually since 1996 to shape the debate regarding critical challenges facing UN peace operations as identified by UN workers and organizations of the respective countries.

The Challenges Annual Forum took place under the theme of “Leading United Nations Peace Operations – Priorities and Ways”. Through this gathering, participants exchanged their opinions regarding the issues being faced around the world in UN peace operations, conducted research on the trends in peacebuilding and development operations and drew on the experience of practitioners in the field.