Insights: Africa

  1. Insights

    Council to Adopt Sanctions Resolution on South Sudan

    Tomorrow morning (3 March) the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution deciding to impose targeted sanctions on spoilers in South Sudan. The draft...

    posted on MON 2 MAR 2015
  2. Insights

    Adoption of Resolution on UN Interim Security Force for Abyei

    Tomorrow (26 February), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) until...

    posted on WED 25 FEB 2015
  3. Central African Republic

    Briefing on the Central African Republic under “Any Other Business”

    Tomorrow (26 February), Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous will brief Council members on the situation in the Central African Republic (CAR) under “any other...

    posted on WED 25 FEB 2015
  4. Insights

    South Sudan Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow ( 24 February), the Council is expected to hold a briefing on the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), which will be followed by...

    posted on MON 23 FEB 2015
  5. Insights

    Council to Adopt Presidential Statement on Burundi

    Today (18 February), the Council is set to adopt a presidential statement on Burundi. The statement comes at a time of transition from the UN...

    posted on WED 18 FEB 2015
  6. Insights

    Council Meeting on Libya and ISIS

    Tomorrow afternoon (18 February), the Security Council will meet to discuss the situation in Libya. The meeting follows the Sunday release by Islamists allied with...

    posted on TUE 17 FEB 2015
  7. Insights

    Adoption of Resolution Renewing the UN’s Peacebuilding Mission in Guinea-Bissau

    The Council will adopt a resolution tomorrow morning (18 February), renewing the mandate of the UN Integrated Peace-building Mission in Guinea-Bissau (UNIOGBIS) until 29 February...

    posted on TUE 17 FEB 2015
  8. Sudan (Darfur)

    Council to Adopt Resolution Renewing the Sudan Sanctions Committee Panel of Experts

    On Thursday (12 February), the Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the panel of experts of the Sudan Sanctions Committee...

    posted on TUE 10 FEB 2015
  9. Insights

    Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Feltman to brief on Burkina Faso under Any Other Business

    Tomorrow (10 February), Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman will brief Council members on his recent visit to West Africa, with a focus on the...

    posted on MON 9 FEB 2015
  10. Insights

    Presidential Statement on Mali and Threat to Impose Sanctions

    Today the Security Council is planning to adopt a presidential statement ahead of the start of the fifth round of the inter-Malian negotiation process in...

    posted on FRI 6 FEB 2015