Published 2021
Innovative ways for peace financing: The case for ‘blue investments’
By Christoph Heusgen

It is essential to complement traditional funding for peacebuilding with blended finance, which in turn can support employment generation, economic inclusion, and more equitable access to social services.

In addition to increased voluntary and assessed contributions, it is important that new financing options continue to be explored, and that efforts to generate adequate and predictable funding for peacebuilding be renewed.