01 Dec 2008
Presentation to the UN Security Council Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa

Speech by Nicola Reindorp, on behalf of the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, offering the Centre's views on the South African concept paper prepare for the meeting. She argues that if member states want to be serious about the early prevention of mass atrocity crimes – and to achieve non-violent solutions to pre-violent situations – it requires a step change in how member states behave.