CIVILIANS IN CONFLICT: CIVIC Executive Director Addresses the United Nations Security Council on the Protection Of Civilians in armed conflicts

23 May 2019 –

On the 20th anniversary of the UNSC putting ‘protection of civilians in armed conflict’ on its agenda, CIVIC, in a recent address to the Council, spelt out key actions to enhance safety and ensure that civilian deaths are no longer seen as an unavoidable consequence of warfare… We at UAI fully support the request towards members of the Council, the Secretary-General and all governments, to take concrete actions to strengthen the protection of civilians…

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CIVIC Executive Director Addresses the United Nations Security Council at an Open Debate on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflicts