May 24, 2015 1:00 AMBurundi: UN chief condemns killing of opposition politician as tensions in country rise
May 22, 2015 1:00 AMBurundi: Ban applauds political dialogue as UN appeals for wider cholera relief efforts
May 19, 2015 4:57 PMWorld must not 'squander' opportunity in Somalia, UN envoy tells Security Council
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Promoting Peaceful, Political Solutions to Conflict
The Department of Political Affairs (DPA) plays a central role in the United Nations’ efforts to prevent and resolve deadly conflict around the world through analysis and advice to the Secretary-General, support to mediation, elections and other peacebuilding efforts internationally and through political missions on the ground.