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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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    Electoral Integrity Initiative

    Deepening Democracy: Elections and Peacebuilding

    The Electoral Integrity Initiative is pleased to present its new policy paper, “Elections and Peacebuilding: Why the timing and sequencing of transitional elections matter”.

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    Extremely Together: The Guide

    Countering Violent Extremism

    A peer-to-peer guide for young people, by Extremely Together

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    Combatting hunger

    The African Food Systems Initiative

    Empowering African farmers.

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    Extremely Together

    Young people coming together against violent extremism

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  1. Annual Report 2016
  2. EII Policy Brief
  3. Extremely Together: The Guide
  4. Combatting hunger
  5. Extremely Together

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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