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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Lise Gregoire-van Haaren @LiseGvH

We need to strengthen multilateralism along all 3️⃣ pillars of the @UN: 1 Peace & Security, 2 Development and 3 Human Rights. Being selective in those, will not strengthen but undermine it. “We support the power of principles, not the principle of power” pic.twitter.com/t9D3oc70Bc

2 days ago
Netherlands at UN @NLatUN

During today's #UNSC debate on Strengthening Multilateralism, Ambassador @LiseGvH quoted Prime Minister Rutte's #UNGA Speech. Read his full speech here → rijksoverheid.nl/documenten/toe… pic.twitter.com/OletHE6gAh

2 days ago
Netherlands at UN @NLatUN

"#KingdomNL has always championed the rules-based international order and multilateral cooperation – especially on security matters and other issues of shared concern." - Ambassador @LiseGvH during today's #UNSC Full statement → permanentrepresentations.nl/permanent-repr… pic.twitter.com/HmtLMe7mZ1

3 days ago
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