Tag: Insights

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    Council Ministerial Open Debate on the UN Charter

    On Monday (23 February), the Security Council will have a ministerial-level open debate on the UN Charter where Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will brief and member...

    posted on SUN 22 FEB 2015
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    Security Council’s February Programme of Work

    The Security Council’s programme of work for February adopted this morning contains mostly regular briefings and consultations on issues on the Council’s agenda, as well...

    posted on TUE 3 FEB 2015
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    Arria-Formula Meeting on Human Rights in UN Peace Operations

    Tomorrow morning (23 January), Lithuania is hosting an Arria-formula meeting with heads of human rights components of UN peace operations. The meeting, which is open...

    posted on THU 22 JAN 2015
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    Security Council’s January Programme of Work

    In January, Chile holds its only presidency during its current tenure on the Security Council. Three open debates are scheduled this month on: the Middle...

    posted on MON 5 JAN 2015
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    Consultations on Sudan/South Sudan and UN Interim Security Force for Abyei

    On Monday (8 December), Council members will discuss the Sudan/South Sudan situation and the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA). Special Envoy of the...

    posted on SUN 7 DEC 2014
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    Security Council’s December Programme of Work

    Chad assumes the presidency in December for the first and only time during its current tenure on the Security Council. There will be two open...

    posted on TUE 2 DEC 2014
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    Resolution and Briefing on Sanctions

    Tomorrow, 25 November, the Council is scheduled to hold a briefing and vote on a draft resolution on sanctions. Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman...

    posted on MON 24 NOV 2014
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    Semi-Annual briefing on the Work of the 1540 Committee

    On Monday afternoon (24 November), the Council is scheduled to hear the semi-annual briefing by the chair of the 1540 Committee, Ambassador Oh Joon (Republic...

    posted on FRI 21 NOV 2014
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    Resolution on UN Policing, Inaugural Briefing by Police Commissioners and Interactive Dialogue on Review of Peace Operations

    Tomorrow morning (20 November), at the initiative of Australia, the Security Council will receive a briefing by the heads of police components of three UN...

    posted on WED 19 NOV 2014
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    Security Council’s November Programme of Work

    Australia’s November presidency of the Security Council has gotten off to a busy start in the Council with consultations held on South Sudan and Libya...

    posted on TUE 4 NOV 2014