UNRCCA organized Round Table with Pekka Haavisto

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16 May 2011

UNRCCA organized Round Table with Pekka Haavisto

ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan -

On 16 May, UNRCCA organized the round table discussion presented by Mr. Pekka Haavisto, a Finnish politician and a former special representative of the European Union in Sudan where he participated in the Darfur peace talks.

The event took place in the premises of UNRCCA in Ashgabat. Ambassadors, senior officials of regional and international organizations accredited in Ashgabat, as well as representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan and the Institute of International Relations took part at the round table.

Mr. Haavisto covered issues related to the UN Peacebuilding and Peacekeeping activities in Sudan, the role of the states in peace talks, and cooperation of the regional and international organizations in building peace processes.