The financing landscape for peacebuilding, development and humanitarian affairs is increasingly diversified. While an array of innovative financing instruments for the mobilization of private funds – such as blended finance, impact bonds and guarantees – has become available, implementing such instruments towards peacebuilding efforts is particularly challenging in conflict-affected settings.
- How can innovative financing instruments catalyze public and private resources to contribute directly to peacebuilding?
- How can "peace-positive investments" be mobilized to better deliver peace dividends (i.e. job creation, access to services, infrastructure, etc.)?
- What are the lessons learned from current experiences?
- How can successful models be scaled up?