Insights: Africa

  1. Libya

    Adoption of a Resolution Modifying Libya Sanctions Regime

    The Security Council is set to adopt a resolution modifying the Libya sanctions regime and strengthening the exemption procedure with respect to the arms embargo...

    posted on TUE 26 AUG 2014
  2. Insights

    AU/UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow morning (27 August), the Security Council is scheduled to vote on a resolution renewing the mandate of the AU/UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID)...

    posted on TUE 26 AUG 2014
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    Security Council Ready to Adopt Sahel Presidential Statement

    More than two months after the Security Council held its 19 June briefing on the implementation of the UN’s Sahel strategy, it is set to...

    posted on MON 25 AUG 2014
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    Press Statement on the DRC under Silence

    A draft press statement on recent developments in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the region circulated by France on 21 August is...

    posted on SUN 24 AUG 2014
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    Briefing on Preparations for Deployment of the Mission in the Central African Republic

    Tomorrow (19 August), Special Representative and head of the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) Babacar Gaye will brief the...

    posted on MON 18 AUG 2014
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    Dispatches from the Field: Security Council Concludes Visiting Mission to Horn of Africa

    Mogadishu and Nairobi - (13 August) Last night Council members ended their visiting mission to Europe and Africa. During the trip, Council members visited five...

    posted on THU 14 AUG 2014
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    South Sudan Presidential Statement Sends Message Ahead of Council Mission

    The Security Council is expected to issue a presidential statement today (8 August) on the political, security and humanitarian crisis gripping South Sudan. It appears...

    posted on FRI 8 AUG 2014
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    South Sudan Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow morning (6 August), the Security Council is scheduled to hold a briefing, followed by consultations, on the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), with...

    posted on TUE 5 AUG 2014
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    Briefing and Consultations on Critical Security Situation in Libya

    Tomorrow morning (17 July), the Security Council is scheduled to receive a public briefing by Tarek Mitri, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head...

    posted on WED 16 JUL 2014
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    Sudan-South Sudan Consultations

    Tomorrow morning (16 July), the Security Council is scheduled to hold its monthly consultations on Sudan-South Sudan. Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Sudan and...

    posted on TUE 15 JUL 2014