15 Oct 2014
Meeting Summary: R2P and Human Rights: 7th Annual Ministerial Meeting on R2P
Coinciding with the opening of the 69th United Nations General Assembly, on 25 September the governments of the Netherlands and Ghana, in association with the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect, co-hosted the 7th annual Ministerial Meeting on the Responsibility to Protect.
Ministers representing eight governments participated in the meeting while 20 other countries from across the globe attended as observers. The UN Deputy Secretary-General, Mr. Jan Eliasson, the High Commissioner for Human Rights, H.E. Mr. Zeid al-Hussein, the Special Adviser on the Prevention of Genocide, Mr. Adama Dieng, and the Special Adviser on the Responsibility to Protect, Dr. Jennifer Welsh, also participated.
A full summary of the meeting is available via the link to the right.