As a member of the UN Security Council in 2018, the Kingdom of the Netherlands wants to make an active contribution to international peace and security. The government of the Netherlands wants to work towards a Security Council that offers security and protection to people all over the world. The Security Council must deal effectively with conflicts and wars, not only by deploying well-equipped peace missions, but also by helping to prevent conflict in the first place by focusing on its causes. Read more about our membership.

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Netherlands at UN @NLatUN

Yesterday, #UNSC held an open debate on Youth, Peace & Security. Simultaneously, 🇳🇱 Youth Representatives Elian & Jahkini met wit@DutchMFAFA in The Hague to discuss the important role of youth#Youth4Peacec#Res22505@YDUnitedNationsns Full statementpermanentrepresentations.nl/permanent-repr…fpic.twitter.com/qsxs6GhaN6N6

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Netherlands Embassy 🇺🇸 @NLintheUSA

‘It is important to not just look at water scarcity and climate change from an environmental and developmental perspective. We must also bring it into the political and security debate’, Nelaam Melwani of @NLatUN said. #UNSC #climatesecurityGWU pic.twitter.com/c46YjzrE5L

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Sandra Pellegrom @SandraPellegrom

UNSG @antonioguterres outlines how the #UN will strengthen conflict prevention and #peacebuilding - but underlines that inclusive national dialogue is crucial to achieve peace pic.twitter.com/7adpanJ7dF

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