11 October 2006 – United Nations Secretary-General Kofi Annan today launched a multi-million dollar Peacebuilding Fund to help war-ravaged countries rebuild state institutions after conflict, and act as a “kick-start” for longer term donor investment in recovery efforts.
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Statements and remarks made at the launch of the Peacebuilding Fund (11 October 2006)
- Statement by H.E. Sheikha Haya Rashed Al Khalifa, President of the United Nations General Assembly at the Launch of the Peacebuilding Fund
- Remarks by the Secretary General at the Launch of the Peacebuilding Fund
- Statement by His Excellency Ismael Abraao Gaspar Martins, Chairman of the Organizational Committee of the peacebuilding Commission