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Project Workshop: Public-Private Partnerships (PPP) - 11 July 2006

Project Workshop

Creating a New Dynamic for Public-Private Partnerships for Peaceful and Sustainable Development: Human Security and Equitable Access to Resources

Date and Time:

Tuesday 11 July 2006
14:00 - 17:00


Villa Rigot
Avenue de la Paix 9
1202 Geneva, Switzerland

The meeting will be an opportunity to explore and discuss the latest
research and advances made in the development of partnerships for the
promotion of sustainable development and for human security and
infrastructure security.

We are inviting a limited number of persons who either already work on
PPPs, or who are active in other types of partnerships for poverty-relief,
health, sustainable economic development and security.

The persons invited are from the following organisations:

Business Humanitarian Forum;
CASIN - Centre for Applied Studies in Internatoinal Negotiations;
Center for Security Studies (CSS);
CRES - Centre de Recherches Entreprises et Sociétés; Swisspeace;
DCAF - Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces;
IUHEI - Graduate Institute of International Studies;
Global Public Policy Institute;
King-Zollinger & Co. Advisory Services;
ICRC - International Committee of the Red Cross;
Lundin Petroleum AB;
Mission permanente de la Suisse;
SECO - State Secretariat for Economic Affairs;
UN ISDR - International Strategy for Disaster Reduction;
GCSP - Geneva Centre for Security Policy;
UNCTAD - UN Conference on Trade and Development;
University of Geneva;
WBCSD - World Business Council for Sustainable Development;

The project team:

Professor Paolo Urio (University of Geneva)
Olivier Brenninkmeijer (UNIDIR)
Geoffrey Hamilton (UNECE)
Tatiana Chernyavskaya (UNECE)

Related Project(s)

Annual Call for Projects 2005 Creating a New Dynamic for Public Private Partnerships (PPP) for Sustainable Development: Establishing a PPP "Toolkit" for Countries at the Pre-PPP Stage

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