United Nations Secretary-General Report - Mobilizing collective action: the next decade of the responsibility to protect
Office of the United Nations Secretary-General
16 August 2016
In August 2016, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon released his eighth and final report on RtoP. The report analyzes the challenges facing the mobilization of collective action to prevent and respond to atrocity crimes and then proposes ways in which such obstacles might be overcome. The report also highlights the great "potential power of concerted and principled international action" has for overcoming these challenges and protecting populations from genocide, ethnic cleansing, war crimes, and crimes against humanity.
Read the full report in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish.