Insights: Asia

  1. Insights

    Meeting on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea

    On Monday afternoon (22 December), the Council is scheduled to hold a meeting on the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK). This will be the...

    posted on FRI 19 DEC 2014
  2. Insights

    Debate on Afghanistan

    Tomorrow morning (18 December), the Council is expected to hold its quarterly debate on the situation in Afghanistan. Nicholas Haysom, Special Representative of the Secretary-General...

    posted on WED 17 DEC 2014
  3. Insights

    Adoption of Resolution on Resolute Support Mission (Afghanistan)

    Tomorrow morning (12 December) the Council is expected to adopt a resolution on the Resolute Support Mission (RSM), a NATO mission designed to train, advise...

    posted on THU 11 DEC 2014
  4. Insights

    Debate on the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan

    Tomorrow morning (18 September) the Council is scheduled to hold its quarterly debate on the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA). Ján Kubiš, the Special...

    posted on WED 17 SEP 2014
  5. Insights

    UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan Debate and Draft Presidential Statements

    Tomorrow morning (25 June), the Security Council is scheduled to hold a debate on the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA). Special Representative of the...

    posted on TUE 24 JUN 2014
  6. Insights

    Arria-Formula Meeting with the Commission of Inquiry on Human Rights in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK)

    Tomorrow afternoon (17 April), Australia, France and the US have convened an Arria formula meeting with the members of the commission of inquiry on the...

    posted on WED 16 APR 2014
  7. DPRK (North Korea)

    Consultations and Possible Response to DPRK (North Korea) Launching Missiles

    This afternoon during informal consultations, Security Council members are scheduled to discuss a possible response to the 26 March launch by the Democratic People’s Republic...

    posted on THU 27 MAR 2014
  8. Afghanistan

    Council to renew mandate of UNAMA and hold Afghanistan debate

    On Monday (17 March), the Security Council will vote to renew the mandate of the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA), and hold its quarterly...

    posted on FRI 14 MAR 2014
  9. Insights

    Consultations on Conflict Prevention in Central Asia

    Tomorrow, 21 January, Council members are expected to receive a briefing in consultations from Miroslav Jenča, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of...

    posted on MON 20 JAN 2014
  10. Afghanistan

    Afghanistan: International Security Assistance Force Reauthorisation

    Tomorrow morning (10 October), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution reauthorising the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan until 31 December...

    posted on WED 9 OCT 2013