New commitment for peace in a world of risks

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Layman Gbowee speaks at the opening session of the high-level thematic debate on the United Nations, Peace and Security. UN Photo/Rick Bajornas

The changing nature of conflict presents new risks to peace and security.

UN engagement in addressing these challenges is the focus of a two-day debate which opened in New York on Tuesday.

Convened by the UN General Assembly, it builds on recent policy reviews including a report on the organization's peacekeeping operations and a Global Study looking at women's participation in peace and reconciliation efforts.

Dianne Penn reports.

Duration: 2’37″

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