Tag: Insights on the Middle East

  1. Insights

    Briefing on Homs, Syria

    Later today, Council members are set to be briefed by Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos and Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Oscar Fernández-Taranco in...

    posted on THU 17 APR 2014
  2. Insights

    “Arria-formula” meeting on Detention in Syria and the “Caesar” Report

    Tomorrow morning (15 April), Council members will convene for an “Arria-formula” meeting organised by France with a focus on detention of Syrians by the Syrian...

    posted on MON 14 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. Syria

    Briefing on Syria Chemical Weapons

    Tomorrow (3 April), Special Coordinator of the Joint Mission of the UN and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) Sigrid Kaag will...

    posted on WED 2 APR 2014
  5. Insights

    Briefing by Humanitarian Chief on Access in Syria

    Tomorrow morning (28 March), Emergency Relief Coordinator and head of the Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Valerie Amos will brief Council members...

    posted on THU 27 MAR 2014
  6. Insights

    Adoption of a Resolution Imposing Sanctions on Illicit Crude Oil Exports from Libya

    The Security Council is set to vote tomorrow (19 March) on a resolution imposing measures on vessels designated by the 1970 Libya Sanctions Committee to...

    posted on TUE 18 MAR 2014
  7. Insights

    Special Representative to Syria to Brief on Stalled Political Process

    Tomorrow morning (13 March), UN-Arab League Joint Special Representative Lakhdar Brahimi will brief Council members in consultations on the two rounds of Geneva II peace...

    posted on WED 12 MAR 2014
  8. Syria

    Syria Chemical Weapons Briefing

    Tomorrow (5 March), Sigrid Kaag, the Special Coordinator of the Joint Mission of the UN and the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW),...

    posted on TUE 4 MAR 2014
  9. Insights

    Resolution Establishing a Sanctions Regime for Yemen

    Tomorrow (26 February), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution on Yemen expressing the Council’s strong support for the next steps of the...

    posted on TUE 25 FEB 2014
  10. Insights

    Draft Humanitarian Resolution on Syria and Briefing by Humanitarian Chief

    A draft resolution on humanitarian access in Syria was circulated to Council members this morning (11 February) by Australia and Luxembourg -- the leads on...

    posted on TUE 11 FEB 2014