strategy

Increasing preventive diplomacy

Context:
It is argued that nations spend too much on military means of security and not enough on non-military means of achieving security, such as prevention, resolution and management of disputes. Non-military means of security may be substantially less costly in human as well as financial terms.
Implementation:
At the UN there are 40 staff working in the area of preventive diplomacy and peacemaking, compared with 82,000 mostly military peacekeepers in the field.
Values:
Increase
Type Classification:
D: Detailed strategies
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-beingGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions