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    Mediation and Crisis Resolution

    Kofi Annan briefs UN Security Council

    Read the full transcript of the 13 October remarks made by Kofi Annan to the United Nations Security Council on the work of the Advisory Commission on Rakhine State.

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    Challenging the Conventional

    Can Post-Violence Reconciliation Succeed?

    Read Kofi Annan’s remarks at the opening of this high-level symposium in Bogota, Colombia

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    Extremely Together Wins Award

    Extremely Together Initiative Wins Digital Campaign Award

    The Foundation is pleased to announce that the Extremely Together campaign has won the ‘Associations and NGOs’ category of the 2017 Digital Communication Awards

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    EII in Southeast Asia

    Deepening Democracy in Southeast Asia

    A high level conference in Malaysia allowed participants to share experiences, compare challenges and exchange best practices to support democracy through peaceful elections with integrity in Southeast Asia.

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    Mediation and Crisis Resolution

    Advisory Commission on Rakhine State: Final Report

    Towards a Peaceful, Fair and Prosperous Future for the People of Rakhine

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    Annual Report 2016

    2016 Annual Report: Coalitions for Change

    Our work as a small foundation focuses on building “coalitions for change”. These coalitions are informal networks of institutions and individuals that we convene to focus on specific threats to peace, development and human rights.

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  1. Kofi Annan at UNSC
  2. Building Lasting Peace
  3. Extremely Together Wins Award
  4. EII in Southeast Asia
  5. Rakhine Commission
  6. Annual Report 2016

Mobilising Political Will

Curious about what we do and how we do it? This short animation explains the Kofi Annan Foundation’s mission to mobilise political will to overcome threats to peace, development and human rights.

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Our Mission

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    The knowledge needed to solve many of the world´s pressing problems already exists.

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    What holds us back is lack of leadership and political will to bring about change.

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    We mobilise political will to overcome threats to peace, development and human rights...

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    ...by convening and engaging leaders across the world. These are our projects:

Building lasting peace

Combatting hunger

Changing drug policy

Promoting youth leadership

Mediation and crisis resolution

Supporting democracy and elections with integrity

Extremely Together - The Guide

Countering violent extremism

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