Beyond Recovery: A Panel Discussion

Beyond Recovery: The Power of Pluralism in a Divided Age


Around the world, people are talking about recovery from the pandemic.  

How do we push beyond recovery to repair major fault lines and build an equitable future for all? 

On April 8, 2021, leading experts in conflict prevention, history and politics discussed how societies worldwide can take concrete steps to move towards a recovery that is more meaningful, tangible and sustainable for all. 

We are delighted so many of you could join us for the virtual discussion with Dr. Comfort Ero, Dr. Wendell Nii Laryea Adjetey, and Ms. Kim Ghattas, Beyond Recovery: The Power of Pluralism in a Divided Age.

We’d love to hear your thoughts! We invite you to continue this conversation at, where you can share your region’s key priorities and challenges for an equitable recovery.

Did you miss it? You can find the full recording and the highlight video below.

This event took place in English.  


Dr. Comfort Ero

Interim Vice President and Africa Program Director, International Crisis Group

Speaking on recovery and conflict prevention

Dr. Wendell Nii Laryea Adjetey

Assistant Professor of U.S. and African Diaspora history, McGill University

Speaking on structural racism

Ms. Kim Ghattas

Emmy-award winning journalist and Senior Fellow at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Speaking on Middle East politics and accountability

In Partnership With International Crisis Group