Outreach by organisers
Outreach should be conducted by a host government and key individuals from the supporting secretariat, for example through travel diplomacy.Continue reading.
Hand-overs and briefings
Incoming host governments will often meet with the outgoing host and the secretariat for hand-overs and briefings. This allows the new host government to use information, best practices and outcomes from the past to make progress in the upcoming negotiations.Continue reading.
Building trust and relationships
Facilitators of multilateral negotiations - including chairs, presidents and key figures in the secretariat - can increase their trustworthiness in the eyes of the negotiating parties by undertaking certain activities and behaviours.Continue reading.