128th IPU Assembly Adopts R2P Resolution

"Enforcing Responsibility to Protect"

The Inter-Parliamentary Union has officially adopted a resolution calling for acceptance of the R2P principle at the national parliamentary level and beyond. At the 128th Aseembly in Quito, which brought together nearly 630 MPs from 121 countries, delegates adopted a resolution titled “Enforcing the Responsibility to Protect: The Role of Parliament In Safeguarding Civilians’ Lives.” You can find the full resolution here. The full text of the IPU press release on the affair can be found below. The original press release can be found here.

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