Social and economic measures to prevent genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity - Economic and Social Council, Special meeting, 2023 session
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03:30:40
Summary
The meeting will focus on addressing socio-economic causes to prevent genocide, war crimes, ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity. The meeting is also envisioned to highlight measures to prevent conflict and atrocity crimes.
Description
The special meeting will focus on measures for preventing conflicts and atrocity crimes through addressing their root causes. The meeting will also link activities of ECOSOC, General Assembly, Security Council, Human Rights Council, Peacebuilding Commission with the Secretary-General's emphasis on prevention, also reflected in Our Common Agenda, with a view to promoting integrated approaches. It will also feature good practices utilize by United Nations entities to prevent genocide, war crimes and related crimes.  Remarks from the President of the General Assembly, Csaba Kőrösi