Rød-Larsen Moderates High-Level Launch of Alliance for Multilateralism

Foreign ministers from some 50 countries were welcomed by French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas on September 26th to the launch of the Alliance for Multilateralism, moderated by IPI President Terje Rød-Larsen. With nationalism and protectionism on the rise, this informal group of nations came together during United Nations General Assembly high-level week to boost international cooperation and sign commitments to multilateral initiatives on global issues such as digitalization, climate change, and respect for international humanitarian law.

Featured above are the foreign ministers of Canada, Ghana, Chile, France, Germany, Mexico, and Singapore with Mr. Rød-Larsen.