G8 Heiligendaam Summit Declaration on Growth and Responsibility in Africa

Sectors : Disaster risk reduction and reconstruction, Peace-building and peacekeeping
Organisation : G8
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Commitments in: Disaster risk reduction and humanitarian assistance - Disaster risk reduction and reconstruction

“18. Improving our response to fragile states: We will improve our response to post-conflict and fragile states, where a third of the world's poor live and will bring more timely and substantial assistance to these countries, with a view to preventing the emergence of failed states. We support the role played by the AU and the RECs. We will strengthen our efforts in conflict prevention and will support governance as well as the building of viable state institutions in order to help them fulfil a range of basic functions and meet the needs of their citizens...”