Tag Archives: PeaceKeeping

The Netherlands and UN peacekeeping: Helping countries navigate the difficult path from conflict to peace

As of January 2018, there are 240 Dutch peacekeepers serving with five UN missions. The majority of them are in the West African nation of Mali, where they play a …

The Netherlands and UN peacekeeping: Helping countries navigate the difficult path from conflict to peace

As of January 2018, there are 240 Dutch peacekeepers serving with five UN missions. The majority of them are in the West African nation of Mali, where they play a …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near‑verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary‑General.

**Press Conference

Happy Monday, I guess.  As a reminder, tomorrow the Secretary‑General …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near‑verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary‑General.

**Press Conference

Happy Monday, I guess.  As a reminder, tomorrow the Secretary‑General …

Despite Growing Awareness of Urgent Need to End Sexual Violence, Empower Women in Conflict Zones, Real Progress Seriously Lagging, Security Council Told

Speakers Urge More Funding for Gender Expertise in Peacebuilding, Prosecution

Normative frameworks had been established and global awareness of the urgency of ending sexual atrocities and empowering women in conflict …

Fourth Committee Delegates Stress Need for States Hosting Peacekeeping Missions to Have Greater Decision Making Role, as General Debate Continues

Representatives Voice Mixed Feelings about Use of ‘Smart’ Technology in Operations

The cooperation and input of host countries was vital to the success of United Nations peacekeeping operations, the Fourth …

Fourth Committee Delegates Stress Need for States Hosting Peacekeeping Missions to Have Greater Decision Making Role, as General Debate Continues

Representatives Voice Mixed Feelings about Use of ‘Smart’ Technology in Operations

The cooperation and input of host countries was vital to the success of United Nations peacekeeping operations, the Fourth …

States Must Ensure Protection of World’s Most Vulnerable Children, Mandate Holders Tell Third Committee, as Failure ‘Could Not Be Condoned’

States had an obligation to ensure that vulnerable children received the rights they were due, the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) heard today as it continued its deliberations on …