Ambassador Thomas Guerber, Director of DCAF signs the Memorandum of Understanding (Quaker House, 22 November 2017)
The Democratic Centre for the Control of Armed Forces (DCAF) joined the partnership of the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform alongside the Centre on Conflict, Development and Peacebuilding (CCDP) of the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies; the Geneva Centre for Security Policy (GCSP); Interpeace; and the Quaker United Nations Office, Geneva (QUNO) which together represent a unique combination of expertise and excellence in their sectors.
The Geneva Peacebuilding Platform's Steering and Management Committee welcomed DCAF's formal engagement as a move that further strengthens the partnership and attests to the importance of good security sector governance to building peace sustainable.
The institutional partnership came into effect on 1 January 2018, opening a year that marks the 10th anniversary of the Geneva Peacebuilding Platform.
DCAF Director Ambassador Thomas Guerber formalized DCAF's commitment to the Platform on 22 November 2017 at the Quaker House in Geneva.