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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Today #UNSC discussed @UNIFIL_ Stability in Lebanon of great importance to contribute to stability in turbulent region. ➡️ We need to increase number of women in peacekeeping operations ➡️ We contribute 200 mln euro next four years to support Lebanon pic.twitter.com/Q25Twfjl0y

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The 2018 #HumanRightsTulip 🌷 has been awarded to@UNHumanRightss Chief Zeid. “‘The Netherlands greatly values the way in which he has fulfilled his mandate as High Commissioner.” - Foreign@ministerBlokk More →government.nl/ministries/min…Z#UNN#HumanRightsspic.twitter.com/bgKyYcufxll

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The Human Rights Tulip of 2018 will be geven to High Commissioner @UNHumanRights #Zeid for his commitment and work for the protection of human rights worldwide government.nl/ministries/min…

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