Engaging the Public
Successful peacekeeping demands sustained political and material support from the Security Council -- from countries that contribute troops and police personnel and from those who contribute funds to our operations. I am committed to strengthening the partnership among these different actors.
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon in remarks at a military peacekeeping training centre in Beijing, China, 19 June '13
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