21 Jun 2013
Regional R2P National Focal Points Meeting for Europe, Chairman's Summary
The Government of the Republic of Slovenia hosted the first Regional R2P National Focal Points Meeting for Europe in Ljubljana, in association with the Global Centre for the Responsibility to Protect. The meeting brought together national Focal Points and representatives from 31 countries, delegates from international (UN, ICC, ICMPD) and regional organizations (EU, OSCE) as well as nongovernmental organizations (ICRtoP, GCR2P, Stanley Foundation). We were particularly honored by the presence of Mr Adama Dieng, Special Adviser to the UN Secretary-General on the Prevention of Genocide.
The following summary provides a short overview of the meeting's proceedings.