7-10 May 2016 New York

Challenges Forum event “United Nations Peace Operations 2020: The UN Reviews and Their Implications for Tomorrow’s Missions” commemorated the 20th anniversary of the Challenges Forum, which was formed in 1996 to generate ideas about the decision-making, implementation and evaluation processes of peacemaking operations (PKO) and bring those ideas to the attention of UN and member states.

Chairman of SAM Prof. Ali Resul Usul attended the event which was held on 7-10 May 2016 in New York. At the session entitled “The Reviews and What are the Challenges and Priorities for Peace Operations Partnerships Between the UN and Regional Organizations?” Dr. Uğur Güngör of Başkent University delivered a statement on behalf of SAM.

In the margins of the meetings, we discussed with the Challenges Forum Secretariat about the details of the CF Annual Forum 2017 that will be hosted by Turkey next year.