This article was originally published by the International Peace Institute. In May the UN Security Council adopted a wide-ranging resolution designed to protect health care in conflict. On September 28, under New Zealand’s leadership, it will have a briefing and…
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Overdue Action Needed to Stop Attacks on Health Care
March 31, 2019
In the face of persistent violence against hospitals, medical personnel and patients, 3 years ago the UN Security Council adopted a resolution reaffirming long-held norms of respecting and protecting health care in conflict and calling for concrete steps on pr
Accountability for Attacks on Health
April 16, 2018
The UN Security Council adopted a resolution in May 2016 aimed at halting unlawful attacks on health care during armed conflict.