In January 2017, WFUNA began hosting monthly dialogues for Presidents of the UN Security Council and Civil Society to allow for greater access to the work of the Security Council and to promote openness and transparency within the UN system. In 2017, dialogues were held with the Permanent Representatives of Sweden, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, Uruguay, France, Italy and Japan, and the Deputy Permanent Representative of Ethiopia. In 2018, WFUNA continued this initiative, holding dialogues with the Permanent Representatives of Kazakhstan, Peru, Poland and Sweden, as well as the Deputy Permanent Representative of the Netherlands. Now in its third year of operation, WFUNA held dialogues with the Special Envoy to the UNSC of the Dominican Republican in January, the Permanent Representative of Equatorial Guinea in February and, with the Permanent Representatives of France and Germany in March for the first-ever joint UNSC Presidencies-Civil Society Dialogue as part of each Permanent Missions' historic "jumelage". Additionally, WFUNA held a dialogue with the Permanent Representatives of Indonesia in May, of Peru in July, of Poland in August, of South Africa in October and of the United Kingdom in November.