Tag: Insights on the Middle East

  1. Insights

    Syria: Adoption of Resolution Reauthorising Cross-Border Humanitarian Access

    The penholders on the humanitarian track on Syria—Australia, Jordan and Luxembourg—are expecting to put a draft resolution reauthorising the humanitarian access provisions of resolution 2165...

    posted on MON 15 DEC 2014
  2. Insights

    Yemen Sanctions Briefing and Consultations with Special Adviser

    Tomorrow (11 December), the Security Council will have two meetings on Yemen. The first will be a briefing by the chair of the 2140 Yemen...

    posted on WED 10 DEC 2014
  3. Insights

    Syria: Kaag’s Last Briefing on Chemical Weapons Destruction

    Tomorrow morning (3 December), Special Adviser Sigrid Kaag will provide her last briefing to Council members in consultations (on 1 December she was appointed as...

    posted on TUE 2 DEC 2014
  4. Insights

    Syria: Humanitarian Briefing

    Tomorrow afternoon (25 November), Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos will present to the Council the Secretary-General’s latest report which identifies the trends in humanitarian...

    posted on MON 24 NOV 2014
  5. Iraq

    Iraq: Briefings by Human Rights, Humanitarian and UN Mission Heads

    Tomorrow morning (18 November), the Council will hold its regular quarterly briefing and consultations on Iraq. Since the surprise takeover of Mosul by the Islamic...

    posted on MON 17 NOV 2014
  6. Insights

    Syria: Briefings on the Humanitarian and Political Tracks

    Tomorrow morning (30 October), Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Kyung-wha Kang will brief the Security Council on humanitarian access in Syria pursuant to resolutions 2139...

    posted on WED 29 OCT 2014
  7. Insights

    Briefing on East Jerusalem

    Tomorrow afternoon (29 October), the Council will meet for a public briefing by Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman on the situation in Israel/Palestine, particularly...

    posted on TUE 28 OCT 2014
  8. Israel/Palestine

    Open Debate on the Middle East

    Tomorrow (21 October), the Security Council will hold its quarterly open debate on the Middle East with Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman briefing*. The...

    posted on MON 20 OCT 2014
  9. Insights

    Golan Heights Consultations: Options for UNDOF’s Mandate

    On Monday (20 October), Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Edmond Mulet will brief Council members in consultations on the UN Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF). Monday’s...

    posted on FRI 17 OCT 2014
  10. Insights

    Syria: OPCW-UN Joint Mission Concludes, Work Remains

    Tuesday (7 October), Sigrid Kaag, the former Special Coordinator of the recently concluded joint mission of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW)...

    posted on FRI 3 OCT 2014