The Guidance is disseminated by the Mediation Support Unit (MSU), based in the Policy and Mediation Division of the Department of Political Affairs. MSU is a service provider that assists the mediation and facilitation initiatives of the United Nations, Member States, regional/subregional organizations and other relevant partners. It is also the institutional repository of mediation knowledge, lessons learned and best practices.
Learn more about Conciliation Resources' work on mediation
- Our reflections on the document (4-page PDF):
UN guidance for effective mediation: Moving forward
- Zahbia Yousuf comments on the UN guidance:
Mediating peace: From prestige to participation