Insights: Africa

  1. Central African Republic

    Resolution Establishing UN Peacekeeping Mission in CAR

    Tomorrow (10 April), the Council is set to adopt a resolution establishing the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA) until...

    posted on WED 9 APR 2014
  2. Insights

    Consultations on UN Mission in South Sudan and Sudan-South Sudan

    The Council is scheduled to hold consultations on the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) and on Sudan/South Sudan issues tomorrow morning. Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping...

    posted on WED 9 APR 2014
  3. Insights

    Briefing by the High Commissioner for Human Rights

    Tomorrow morning (8 April), High Commissioner for Human Rights Navi Pillay will brief Security Council members on the situations in the Central African Republic (CAR),...

    posted on MON 7 APR 2014
  4. Guinea-Bissau

    Briefing by Political Affairs Head on Guinea-Bissau Elections

    In consultations this morning under “Any Other Business”, the Council expects to receive a briefing from Under-Secretary General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman on preparations...

    posted on THU 3 APR 2014
  5. Insights

    The April Programme of Work of the Security Council

    April looks to be a lighter month than March with 11 formal meetings scheduled (nine public and two private) and eight consultations at press time....

    posted on WED 2 APR 2014
  6. Insights

    Adoption of Resolution on AU-UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur

    The Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution on the AU-UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) tomorrow morning (3 April) that largely reflects the...

    posted on WED 2 APR 2014
  7. Insights

    Resolution Renewing Mandate of UN Mission in DRC

    Tomorrow (27 March) the Security Council is scheduled to vote on a draft resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the...

    posted on WED 26 MAR 2014
  8. Insights

    Presidential Statement and Final Briefing on UN Mission in Sierra Leone

    Tomorrow (26 March), the Security Council will be briefed by Jens Anders Toyberg-Frandzen, the Executive Representative of the Secretary-General to Sierra Leone, and Ambassador Guillermo...

    posted on TUE 25 MAR 2014
  9. Insights

    Briefing on Political Developments in Burundi

    Tomorrow (26 March), at the request of the US, Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Tayé-Brook Zerihoun will brief Council members in consultations on the situation...

    posted on TUE 25 MAR 2014
  10. Liberia

    Liberia Briefings by Special Representative, PBC Configuration Chair and ASG Mulet

    Tomorrow morning (20 March), the Security Council will be briefed by Karin Landgren, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General to Liberia and head of the...

    posted on WED 19 MAR 2014