Insights: Africa

  1. Insights

    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
  2. Insights

    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
  3. Insights

    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
  4. Insights

    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
  5. Insights

    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
  6. Insights

    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
  7. Insights

    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
  8. Insights

    Briefing on Ebola Crisis in Liberia and UN Mission Mandate

    Tomorrow (9 September), Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Karin Landgren and Ambassador Mårten Grunditz (Sweden), chair...

    posted on MON 8 SEP 2014
  9. 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
  10. 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