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The Business Case for Building Resilience
and Pursuing Peace

Participant Resources and References

Developing a Global Mechanism for Atrocity Forecasting and Prevention
The Stanley Foundation
Policy Dialogue Brief

The Power of the Private Sector in Preventing Atrocities and Promoting the Responsibility to Protect
The Stanley Foundation
Policy Dialogue Brief

Framework of Analysis for Atrocity Crimes
United Nations, 2014 (reprinted in 2018)

Foundation for Inclusion Business Case for Peace Model

Business & Peace 2018
Institute for Economics and Peace

Mapping Business-Peace Interactions: Opportunities and Recommendations
Jason Miklian

​Advancing the Sustainable Development Goals by Supporting Peace: How Business Can Contribute
United Nations Global Compact
Guidance Document

Multinational Enterprises, Risk Management, and the Business and Economics of Peace
Jennifer Oetzel and Jason Miklian

Investing to Empower Local Communities in Post-Conflict Colombia
Acumen and Transform Finance

Local Business, Local Peace
Canan Gunduz, Jessica Banfield (ed.), Nick Killick (ed.)

Channeling the Tide: Protecting Democracies Amid A Flood of Corrosive Capital
Center for International Private EnterprisePublication

Peace as an Opportunity: A Proposal for Transformation in Colombia
Fundación Ideas para la Paz

Private Sector Actors and Peacebuilding: A Framework for Analysis
International Council of Swedish Industry (NIR) and The Swedish Institute of International Affairs (UI)

Business and Peace: Sketching the Terrain
Jennifer Oetzel et al

Need, Creed, and Greed: Understanding Why Business Leaders Focus on Issues of Peace
Angelika Rettberg

Building the Case: Action Platform for Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
United Nations Global Compact
Presentation Slides

2020 Vision Paper: Action Platform for Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
United Nations Global Compact

Launch Notes: Action Platform for Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions
United Nations Global Compact

States of Fragility 2018

​Anti-Corruption Compliance: A Guide for Mid-Sized Companies in Emerging Markets
Center for International Private Enterprise

Pathways for Peace: Inclusive Approaches to Preventing Violent Conflict
United Nations, World Bank Group

The Sustainable & Resilient Enterprises Platform (SRE)

Peacebuilding Business Criteria

Assessing Resilience for Peace: A Guidance Note
Guidance Note

Catherine Miller Explorer Awards: Where in the World Do You Want to Go? Catherine Miller Explorer Awards: Where in the World Do You Want to Go?
Attention all full-time Muscatine Community School District and Saints Mary and Mathias Catholic School K-12 teachers, for the 2019-2020 school year, the Stanley Foundation announces: Catherine Miller Explorer Awards. Enter the drawing.

60th Strategy for Peace Conference 60th Strategy for Peace Conference
The Stanley Foundation convenes its Strategy for Peace Conference annually to consider key policy challenges, drawing on the experience and knowledge of invited experts from the public and private sectors.

Concurrent roundtables focused on each of the foundation’s three current areas of programming—climate changenuclear policy, and mass violence and atrocities. These roundtable discussions are intended to generate group consensus recommendations for policy change and multilateral action. More.

Courier Courier
The Spring 2019 issue of Courier highlights some of the impact-driven activities the Stanley Foundation pursue with its partners. This includes stories that resulted from two journalism workshops: one examining the false missile alert in Hawaii, as well as one focused on issues of conflict and instability. This issue also examines how Green Banks could help bridge the climate finance gap, explores a new initiative that hopes to bring gender equity to the nuclear field, and brings you the stories of three teachers who enhanced their understanding of the world through travel. Spring 2019 PDF. Subscribe for Free.

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The Stanley Foundation: Part of COP24 The Stanley Foundation: Part of COP24
As a part of our efforts to limit global warming to 1.5°C, the foundation put forward policy ideas to achieve a global turning point in emissions by 2020, built upon efforts to catalyze global climate action by countries and sub- and non-state actors, and worked with journalists to strengthen coverage of the UN climate negotiations.