Implementing the responsibility to protect: the role of regional and sub-regional partners [WP922]
This conference discussed the following points:
Capacity-building in societies
Preventive diplomacy and mediation
Co-ordination and joint missions
Developing protection doctrine
How can the UN and Member States build capacity in regional and sub-regional mechanisms?
How can the UN strengthen its own capacity to engage with regional and sub-regional partners?
How does the UN work most effectively with regional mechanisms?
What is the added value of regional and sub-regional partners?
What are the key UN bodies that need to engage, and how should their engagement differ?
At what stage of a situation of crisis should the UN become involved, and how should this be determined: How can such engagement by the UN with regional and sub-regional bodies be effectively institutionalised within the organisation?