Dr. David M. Malone is the Rector of UNU and co-editor of International Development: Ideas, Experience and Prospects (OUP, 2014). In his distant past, he served as a Canadian delegate to the UN.
UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous sits down to discuss current and future challenges for UN peacekeeping including the rapid increase in deployed peacekeeping personnel, new responsibilities to protect civilians, and the tendency of the Security Council to deploy peacekeeping operations to situations with no peace to keep.
What are fragile cities, why are they important, and what can we do to fix them?
With increasingly converging interests, Japan and India should seek to ramp up their cooperation, especially in the fields of economics, energy, global governance, and security.