PBC | PBC 10th Session Informal Meeting 2016

This meeting was the Peacebuilding Commission's Tenth session, covering four agenda points: (1) The PBC Chair's debrief to the OC on the PBC delegation's trip to Liberia, Sierra Leone, Guinea and Senegal (West Africa Trip) from June 8 to 18, 2016. (2) Discussion of peacebuilding opportunities in the Mano River Basin. This debate took its starting point in the Secretary General of Mano River Union's analysis of such opportunities. (3) PBC's gender strategy. Here, PBC's Chair and the director for the Coordination Division of UN Women, accounted for the progress on the formulation of PBC's internal gender responsive strategy. (4) Debrief on joint UN-World Bank study on sustaining peace and the role of development in preventing violent conflict, presented by the World Bank (WB) representative to the UN.


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