Past event

Invitation Only

Prospects for Security and Stability in the Great Lakes Region in 2013

Chatham House, London

Africa Programme, DRC and Great Lakes, African Peace and Security

Event documents

Meeting Summary: Prospects for Peace and Security in the Great Lakes Region in 2013
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Participants

Ambassador Frank De Coninck, Belgian Special Envoy for the Great Lakes
Chair: Lord Jack McConnell, Chair, UK All-Party Parliamentary Group on the African Great Lakes Region

Overview

Efforts to foster peace and security in the African Great Lakes region, which has been home to recurring conflicts that have killed tens of thousands and displaced millions of others, have once again been tested by recent developments in eastern DRC.  

Ambassador De Coninck, Belgian Special Envoy for the Great Lakes and former Ambassador to Rwanda and to the DRC, will discuss the security situation and prospects for peace in the region. 

Attendance at this event is by invitation only.