Tag: Insights on the Middle East
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
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
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
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
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
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
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