The Concordis Peace Together Conference 2017 entitled ‘The essence of peacebuilding: economics or politics?’ will take place on Wednesday 14 June 2017 at 14.00, followed by a reception hosted by Clifford Chance LLP from 18.00 to 20.00.
Speakers at the conference will explore the role of economic development in peacebuilding programmes at national, regional and local levels and how this ties in with the need for political engagement.
The programme for the conference brings together a wide range of speakers from peacebuilding, development and research communities.
Dr Sarah von Billerbeck (Lecturer in Politics and International Relations, Reading University)
Dr Alison Brown (Professor of Urban Planning and International Development, Cardiff University)
Dr Hinh Dinh (Consultant, Economic Growth and Transformation)
Dr Georgina Holmes (Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, University of Reading)
Peter Marsden (Senior Programme Manager, Concordis International)
Dr Alex Vines (Head of Africa Programme, Chatham House)
Phil Vernon (Director of Programmes, International Alert)
Dame Rosalind Marsden (Associate Fellow, Africa Programme, Chatham House)
Richard King (Chief Executive, Concordis International)
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