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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“Incapacitation of Hudayda Port or disruption of its supply chain to heavily populated areas behind would provide tipping point for full blown famine in #Yemen. We must prevent further deterioration.” - Amb @LiseGvH at #UNSC meeting on Yemen → Speech: permanentrepresentations.nl/permanent-repr… pic.twitter.com/eBbj8QiRcq

4 hours ago
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#UNSC unanimously adopted @UNPeacekeeping Performance Resolution. Improving performance demands our continuous attention. This resolution is important step to promote better support for our blue helmets & ensure effective protection of civilians. More → permanentrepresentations.nl/permanent-repr… pic.twitter.com/tXNSvZQgdt

6 hours ago
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Remembering Kofi Anan’s great legacy on #InternationalDayOfPeace pic.twitter.com/iOSYAiVoYi

10 hours ago
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