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Our news from The Dag Hammaskjöld Youth Leader Training

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS! Would you like to meet people from all around the world? Would you like to gain experince working in collaboration with partners such as Uppsala University, House of Peace and the Municipality of Uppsala (among others)?  Apply now to become a part of...

The last day began with discussions on Dag Hammarskjölds watchwords which had followed us during our training and how we can implement them into our daily lives. Later on the participants together with the secretariat talked about the future on DHY, pros and cons of...

Sustainenergies visited us with a workshop named ”Becoming a change agent by solving real cases”. Later on we commenced the Third Segment of the DHY Training which was on the same subject - problem solving. The segment was led by Uppsalas most charismatic leader; Karl Andreasson....

The participants spent a whole day at Sweden's Ministry for Foreign Affairs in Stockholm with lectures and interactive discussions by Swedish Ambassador for human rights Annika Ben David, Head of Department of International Law and Human rights Gustaf Lind and Ambassador Paul Beijer. Workshops on the Second...

The second day started with inspirational speeches and exercises by our eminent advisors Henning Melber, Ing-Marie Munktell and Jan Axel Norlander. Karl Andreasson from CEMUS (Centre for Environment and Development Studies) held an engaging presentation that challenged the traditional way of interpreting leadership. The day continued...

25 excited participants filled the House of Peace at Uppsala Castle for one week in the beginning of October 2016. They all came from different backgrounds but were united by their strive to create a better world. The focus of the DHY Training laid in challenges confronted by the...

We hade great pleasure to welcome Anders Kompass to Dag Hammarskjöld Day as our Honorary Speaker. Read his inspiring speech below. Dear Friends, I look at you today and I see you standing at the beginning of a road I started walking some forty years ago and...

Another of our esteemed adviser, Professor Ing-Marie Munktell President of the House of Peace and former Director of Museum Gustavianum. Hear what Hammarskjöld meant to her and why she thinks young people should learn about his story and life. Only three weeks left now until the first ever arranged...

Here is one of our esteemed adviser, Professor Henning Melber former Director and now Senior Advisor of the Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation, i.a Research Director at the Nordic African Institute. Hear his take on why Hammarskjöld still matters and why young people should take his example to their...

DHY present the venue of the training, Fredens Hus at Uppsala Castle, the home in which Mr Hammarskjöld grew up. Have a look! http://www.destinationuppsala.se/en/To-do/ToDo/?tlang=en&tid=721784 http://www.destinationuppsala.se/en/To-do/ToDo/?tlang=en&tid=717539...