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The UN and Interntional Conflict Resolution. A Lecture by Robert H. Serry at RIAC

... role of the United Nations in conflict resolution, from its origins until the current crisis of confidence it experiences On February 21, the Russian Council of International Affairs had the pleasure to welcome Robert H. Serry for a lecture on the UN and international conflicts resolution. The event was attended by several experts and students who got the opportunity to hear about the former experiences of the Dutch diplomat in the sphere of conflict management on behalf of NATO, as UN Envoy on the Palestinian-Israeli ...


RIAC at a Meeting with the UNDP Assistant Administrator

On March 19, 2019, representatives of the diplomatic corps in Moscow and Russian experts had a meeting with Mirjana Spoljaric Egger, Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations, Assistant Administrator of UNDP, and Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS, and Rastislav Vrbensky, Deputy Director On March 19, 2019, representatives of the diplomatic corps in Moscow and Russian experts had a ...


Presentation of Valdai Club Report “International Intervention in Conflicts

Alexander Nikitin held a lecture and presented his report “International Intervention in Conflicts: UN, OSCE, EU, NATO, CSTO Peacekeeping Policies” On Wednesday, June 28, 2017, Alexander Nikitin, Director of the Center for Euro-Atlantic Security at the Institute for International Research MGIMO and Head Research Associate of the Institute of World ...


Kofi Annan: the UN Needs Reforming

... also a must for the decision-making mechanism. Currently, decisions are taken on a consensus basis, unanimously. But we need democratic and at the same time more effective tools for making decisions. Interference and Conflicts The Security Council’s function in interstate conflicts has become fundamentally different. Previously, UN forces were employed only after peace agreements governing interstate conflict had been signed. Now we are running into situations that require other decisions – Somalia, Rwanda, Yugoslavia....


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