• Historic milestone for the protection of cultural heritage

    24 March 2017

    Historic milestone for the protection of cultural heritage

    At France and Italy initiative, the Security Council held an important debate on protection of endangered cultural heritage and adopted for the first time a resolution that gives a global framework. Minister of culture Audrey Azoulay attended the meeting for France.

  • Safeguarding Endangered Cultural Heritage

    23 March 2017

    Safeguarding Endangered Cultural Heritage

    The international community stays committed to protect endangered cultural heritage. France and Italy took the initiative to organize a Ministerial meeting of the Security Council on Friday 24 March to give a global framework to the protection of our heritage.
    Follow the meeting on Twitter with @franceonu

  • South Sudan can simply not be on the back burner

    23 March 2017

    South Sudan can simply not be on the back burner

    Ambassador Delattre tells the press the situation in South Sudan is very worrisome before a meeting of the Security Council on the situation in the country.

  • Somalia: security, a primary concern

    23 March 2017

    Somalia: security, a primary concern

    Ambassador Delattre intervened in the Security Council meeting on Somalia.

  • 80% of victims of trafficking in human beings are women

    15 March 2017

    80% of victims of trafficking in human beings are women

    Laurence Rossignol represented France at the ministerial debate of the Security Council on trafficking in human beings and modern slavery in situations of conflict.

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