The UN at 75: Europe’s vision for the world organization
On the 3rd of March 2020, “the UN at 75: Europe’s vision for the world organization”
took place at the Representation of the North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) to the EU in
commemoration of the UN75th anniversary. The conference was organized by the
Development and Peace Foundation with the support of the Foundation for Global
Governance and Sustainability and the Minister for Federal, European and International
Affairs of the State of NRW.
The conference was introduced by Hans Stein, Director of the Representation of NRW
and brought together experts on the relationships UN-EU such as Anna Luise Chané,
Research Fellow at Leuven Centre for Global Governance Studies at KU Leuven; Dr.
Jibecke Joensson, Policy officer on multilateral relations focusing on the EU-UN
partnership on peace and security European External Action Service (EEAS); Hilde F.
Johnson Former Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for UNMISS South
Sudan Senior Advisor, European Institute of Peace and Dr. Georgios Kostakos, Executive
Director of the Foundation for Global Governance and Sustainability (FOGGS).