Diplomacy in Action: Interview with Said Djinnit

Despite setbacks, the leaders of the Great Lakes Region see their future together and there is reason for optimism. In this interview, United Nations Special Envoy Said Djinnit talks about the Framework of Hope, mediation and the role of regional actors in working towards sustainable peace.


Mr. Djinnit spoke to the Department of Political Affairs on the sidelines of the 2014 UN General Assembly debate in New York, as part of the DPA Senior Leadership Interview Series.


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