Uniting for Peace in a Disrupted World


Location: C103, Hesburgh Center for International Studies

Uzra Zeya

President and CEO, Alliance for Peacebuilding

Rising levels of polarization, displacement, and violent conflict across the world have been accompanied by a crisis in public confidence in institutions. At a moment when status quo foreign policy approaches are no longer viable and divisions at home and abroad call into question the very viability of democracy itself, can peacebuilding provide the answers we seek? But is the peacebuilding field prepared to transform itself as it seeks to reshape an increasingly disrupted world?