The Council on State Fragility provides strategic and policy leadership to the State Fragility initiative. The Council advances new ideas and evidence-based thinking in global fora and works to build consensus on new approaches to address state fragility among major international institutions and countries affected by conflict and fragility. The Council is composed of eminent persons who have a deep understanding of the opportunities and challenges in addressing different dimensions of state fragility.
The Council’s website can be accessed here.
Ellen Johnson Sirleaf (Co-chair), Former President, Liberia
David Cameron (Co-chair), Former Prime Minister, United Kingdom
Donald Kaberuka (Co-chair), Special Envoy, African Union’s Peace Fund
Amat Al Alim Alsoswa, Former Minister of Human Rights, Yemen
Lakhdar Brahimi, Former Special Envoy, UN
Karin von Hippel, Director-General of the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI)
Paul Collier, Director, IGC
Mo Ibrahim, Founder and Chair, Mo Ibrahim Foundation
President Olusegun Obasanjo, Special Envoy for Africa, UN
Minouche Shafik, Director, The London School of Economics and Political Science
Rajiv Shah, President, The Rockefeller Foundation
Tidjane Thiam, Special Envoy, African Union