Insights: Africa

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. Insights

    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
  7. Insights

    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
  8. Insights

    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
  9. Insights

    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
  10. Insights

    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