Conseil de sécurité
5766e séance – matin & après-midi
« La violence à l'égard des femmes a atteint des proportions abominables », souligne le Secrétaire général, Ban Ki-moon
5766th Meeting (AM & PM)
Members adopt Presidential Statement as Secretary-General urges strengthening of collective response to 'hideous' behaviour
The Security Council expressed its deep concern today that gender-based violence, particularly rape and other forms of sexual abuse, remained pervasive despite its repeated condemnation of all acts of violence, including killing, maiming, sexual violence, exploitation and abuse in situations of armed conflict.