PEACE & SECURITY

Realism Should Guide the Next Generation of UN Peacekeeping

As UN peacekeeping evolves to navigate new and seemingly insurmountable realities including intra-state wars and transnational crime, it is important to acknowledge recent studies demonstrating how the UN can help reduce overall conflict rates, protect hundreds of thousands of civilians, and gradually tip the scales in favour of peace.

What Will the next US Ambassador to UN Do with Peacekeeping?

With deep divisions on the UN Security Council and growing peace and security tensions in Asia, the Middle East and Africa, how will the incoming US ambassador to the UN approach their critical role in global security and international cooperation?