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With support from #KingdomNL, on April 30, @erasmusuni organizes a #NPTPrepCom side event @UN on the historical review of the 1995 #NPT extension. Panel discussion about what happened, unfinished business and future lessons. For more information and rsvp: bit.ly/2ZkQYkV pic.twitter.com/8szrwY9qe8

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During the #UNSC Open Debate on #WPS, @LiseGvH stressed the need to strenghthen #accountability and take a survivor-centred approach, incl sexual and reproductive health and rights. Full statement to follow. pic.twitter.com/N27UCNlaBf

15 hours ago
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Thanks to @GermanyUN and @UKUN_NewYork for hosting a high level side-event during the lead up to the 20th anniversary of #UNSC resolution 1325 on Woman, Peace and Security. #KingdomNL commits itself strongly to the global #WPS agenda. pic.twitter.com/sqxxMBFXz5

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