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Bringing human security to the private sector: how to build better partnerships

The ambition that business will contribute actively to building peaceful and resilient societies has been explicitly articulated in Goals 16 & 17 of the UN’s Sustainable Development Agenda 2030. Multi-stakeholder partnerships (MSPs) between the public sector, business and civil society are seen as the means for companies to engage in achieving durable security and development with equity, and as such are the ‘new norm’ for international development particularly in fragile and conflict settings.

HSBPs work by identifying common ground between partners, by mutualizing the risks that each partner faces, and providing spaces and opportunities to create beneficial outcomes for all.

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