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

There is an urgent need for action. We have to reach a peaceful sustainable solution for Yemen. We fully support @UNOCHA 5 asks: 1 A humanitarian ceasefire 2 Protection of food supply 3 Foreign exchange support 4 Funding for humanitarian operations 5 Full engagement with UN SRSG pic.twitter.com/8ERLm7UQVn

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“We remind all parties in South Sudan that the Security Council has the ability to sanction perpetrators of sexual violence.” - @LiseGvH ‘s full statement in today’s #UNSC meeting: permanentrepresentations.nl/permanent-repr… pic.twitter.com/XOOGnqOUyL

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