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The quest for cities of peace

Local governments and civil society take the lead, tackling the roots causes of violence and conflict in urban areas  


Assessing Progress Made, and the Future of Development Approaches to Preventing Violent Extremism

This UNDP report takes stock of progress made, shares experiences and distils lessons on policy development, research and programming on preventing violent extremism.  


High-Level Conference in Berlin commits to comprehensive crisis response in the Lake Chad Region

The High-Level Conference on the Lake Chad Region concluded today with renewed commitments by participants to work together to address the multi-faceted crisis affecting the region.  


Second Lake Chad Conference aims to maintain momentum and expand international support

Millions of people in Africa’s Lake Chad region (north-east Nigeria and parts of Niger, Chad and Cameroon) are facing a profound and protracted crisis driven by extreme poverty, climate change and…  


High-level Conference of Heads of Counter-Terrorism Agencies of Member States

Strengthening global action to prevent violent extremism  


Young people’s role in preventing violent extremism

Keynote address on young people’s role in preventing violent extremism  


Heads of UN Office of Counter-Terrorism and UNDP Strengthen Collaboration to Prevent Violent Extremism

The objective of this global meeting on PVE is to assess progress made on research, programming and policy support since the last meeting held in 2016 and to offer new recommendations.  


Global Meeting on Preventing Violent Extremism

Second Global Meeting on Preventing Violent Extremism  


Improving the impact of preventing violent extremism programming

This programming toolkit is designed for practitioners and partners who are working on preventing violent extremism.  


Violent extremism reopens the conversation about women and peace

“No peace without women,” is a statement we are all eager to agree with. But what are the nuances of women’s participation in peace, conflict and extremism today, and how can understanding women’s…  

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