Insights: Africa

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    Briefing and Consultations on Côte d’Ivoire Sanctions

    Tomorrow (29 October), Ambassador Cristian Barros (Chile), chair of the 1572 Côte d’Ivoire Sanctions Committee, will brief the Security Council. Barros will update the Council...

    posted on TUE 28 OCT 2014
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    Briefing on DRC by Head of UN Mission and Great Lakes Region Special Envoy

    On Monday (27 October), the Council will be briefed by Special Representative and head of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of...

    posted on FRI 24 OCT 2014
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    Resolution on Somalia-Eritrea Sanctions and AU Mission in Somalia

    Tomorrow (24 October), the Council is set to vote on a resolution on Somalia-Eritrea sanctions and the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). A draft text...

    posted on THU 23 OCT 2014
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    South Sudan Briefing by Head of UN Mission

    Tomorrow morning (22 October), Ellen Margrethe Lǿj, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), is expected to...

    posted on TUE 21 OCT 2014
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    Briefing and Consultations on Ebola

    This afternoon (14 October), the Council will receive a briefing on Ebola followed by consultations. Briefers will be Anthony Banbury, the Secretary-General’s Special Representative and...

    posted on TUE 14 OCT 2014
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    UN Interim Security Force for Abyei Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow morning (14 October), the Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA). The...

    posted on MON 13 OCT 2014
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    Consultations on Yemen

    This afternoon (Monday, 13 October) Council members will be briefed in consultations by Special Adviser to the Secretary-General on Yemen Jamal Benomar. While the periodic...

    posted on MON 13 OCT 2014
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    Briefing and Consultations on the Security Situation and Political Process in Mali

    Tomorrow (8 October), the Security Council will hold a briefing followed by consultations on the situation in Mali with Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous...

    posted on TUE 7 OCT 2014
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    Security Council Meeting and Resolution on Ebola Crisis

    Tomorrow afternoon (18 September) the Security Council will hold an open debate on the Ebola crisis in West Africa with briefings from Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon;...

    posted on WED 17 SEP 2014
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    Sudan-South Sudan Informal Interactive Dialogue

    Tomorrow (17 September), the Security Council expects to hold an informal interactive dialogue on Sudan-South Sudan issues with Thabo Mbeki, chair of the AU High-Level...

    posted on TUE 16 SEP 2014