Richard Gowan about the consequences of the coronavirus for peacekeeping

26.03.2020

From one home office to another, Tobias Pietz, who is based in Berlin, discusses the consequences of COVID-19 for the work in peace operations with Richard Gowan, UN Director of International Crisis Group in New York.

In our "ZIF-Talk", Gowan explains the operative challenges that have risen as well as the opportunities resulting from that. He describes what the spread of COVID-19 could mean for global conflict management and peace-building in the field, but also how it could affect the work and voting procedures at the UN.

Listen to our "ZIF-Talk" here.