20. Juni 2024

Keep peace on the agenda!

Peacebuilding at a crossroads ahead of the European elections

On 6-9 June, around 400 million EU citizens had the right to vote for their representatives in the European Parliament. However, despite the EU’s history as a peace project, peace is out of favour in discussions on political priorities and resource allocation. Peacebuilding and conflict prevention are at risk of becoming increasingly sidelined. [...]