Challenges Phase I Concluding Report 2002

Challenges of Peace Operations: Into the 21st Century

The 10th Challenges Seminar was held at UN Headquarters in New York on April 25 2002 where the Challenges Project Concluding Report from the first phase of the project was presented to UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan and the wider membership of the United Nations by Sweden’s late Minister for Foreign Affairs Ms Anna Lindh. The afternoon session of the seminar provided an opportunity for each Partner Organization to share their perspective on the findings and recommendaitons of the report with the wider UN and Member State community, which was followed by a general discussion.

Receiving the report, “Challenges of Peace Operations: Into the 21st Century” from Sweden’s Foreign Minister, the late Anna Lindh, UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan said the document constituted a “timely and important contribution”.