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Jean-Marie Guéhenno

Former President & CEO
Brussels, Belgium & New York, USA

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13 Nov 2017
Female peacekeepers can serve as role models for local women, improve relations with the host community, and facilitate information-gathering. The Globe and Mail

Jean-Marie Guéhenno

Former President & CEO
12 Nov 2017
A function of the retreat of the U.S. [from the 2015 Paris agreement on climate change] is that all countries feel more on their own. Trust requires some sense of shared values. Modern Diplomacy

Jean-Marie Guéhenno

Former President & CEO
12 Nov 2017
Millions of people are living in a country in which they were not born. Building a wall to create a solution is an illusion. If you plug one path, then it just puts strain on other areas. Khaleej Times

Jean-Marie Guéhenno

Former President & CEO
6 Nov 2017
Hezbollah knows its red lines, and every Israeli general will caution against military action. [But] you can't be sure what politicians will do. BBC News

Jean-Marie Guéhenno

Former President & CEO
2 Jan 2017
If we see deepening European crisis, one of the world’s major balancing voices will be lost. CNN

Jean-Marie Guéhenno

Former President & CEO
15 Dec 2016
We’re heading for a big, slow-motion crisis. Why is [Joseph Kabila] refusing to go? For the sake of power? To protect the family business? Probably a bit of both. Bloomberg

Jean-Marie Guéhenno

Former President & CEO

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Op-Ed / Global

War Must Not Become the New Normal

With the proliferation of conflicts, weakening international institutions, and rising nationalism, the world faces daunting times ahead. A new coalition of states must come together to promote our collective interest in peace and security.

Originally published in Journal of International Affairs

Op-Ed / Global

First Responders: Europe Reacts to “America First”

As the Trump administration threatens to retreat from America's longstanding alliances, it is time for Europeans to take the lead in guaranteeing their own security.  

Originally published in The Security Times