Behind the global ceasefire call: 75 years of UN mediation, preventing conflict, promoting peace

Behind the global ceasefire call: 75 years of UN mediation, preventing conflict, promoting peace

Behind the global ceasefire call: 75 years of UN mediation, preventing conflict, promoting peaceWhen Member States signed the United Nations Charter 75 years ago, it was to prevent more existential conflicts and save succeeding generations from a third world war. Conflict prevention is part of the Organization’s DNA and remains a central priority today, a guiding principle behind the UN Secretary-General’s current call for a global ceasefire during the coronavirus pandemic.

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