Combating Terrorism: The Strategy of the United Nations
Jean-Paul Laborde, Special Adviser to the United Nations Under Secretary General for Political Affairs, in charge of Counter-Terrorism Implementation Matters
Chair: David Livingstone, Associate Fellow, International Security Programme, Chatham House
The United Nations has a unique comparative advantage in the global fight against terrorism. The speaker will discuss the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy which encapsulates multilateral efforts against terrorism over the last four decades and puts forward a comprehensive, holistic and preventative approach that is rooted in the rule of law and respect for human rights.