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1992, following a meeting of world leaders, the Stockholm Initiative on Global Security and Governance, 22 Apr 1991, Stockholm. Commission's final report, 'Our Global Neighbourhood', launched 26 Jan 1995, Davos (Switzerland), at World Economic Forum. Previously also referred to as: International Independent Commission: Global Cooperation and Governance; New Independent Commission. Background to the work of the Commission were reports of: U-XE7778 - Independent Commission on International Development Issues or Brandt Commission; H-XD4322 - Palme Commission on Disarmament and Security Issues; U-XE0966 - South Commission; H-XE1168 - World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED) or Bruntland Commission. Ceased to exist, 31 Dec 2002.


Explore new approaches to the management of global relations; propose ways to build a more effective system of global security and cooperation in the post cold war environment; suggest how global institutional arrangements should be reformed or strengthened to better address current needs; mobilize political will for multilateral action.


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2 Co-Chairmen and 26 other eminent individuals acting in their personal capacity. Small office in London (UK).


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UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 11: Sustainable Cities and CommunitiesGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions



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