On September 13th the Dutch Parliamentary Foreign Affairs Committee will discuss the priorities set by the Dutch government for the upcoming UN General Assembly (UNGA), which will start the same day in New York.
PAX works to enhance peace and the protection of civilians in conflict. We’ve formulated recommendations in support of these goals. They are based on our programs in conflict affected countries in close connection with the daily work of our PAX UN Liaison Office. Furthermore, they are informed by PAX’s intensive humanitarian disarmament work regarding the UNGA First Committee on Security and Disarmament, as cofounder or member of several international coalitions relevant for these issues.