Women, Peace and Security: Open Debate and Presidential Statement
The Security Council will hold its annual open debate on women, peace and security tomorrow (28 October). As president of the Council for October, Argentina...
posted on MON 27 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
Adoption of a Resolution on Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant and Al-Nusra Front
Tomorrow afternoon (15 August), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution listing six individuals affiliated with the Islamic State in Iraq and the...
posted on THU 14 AUG 2014
First Briefing under Resolution 2165 on Cross-Border Humanitarian Access in Syria
Tomorrow morning (30 July), Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Valerie Amos will brief Council members for the first time since the 14 July adoption of resolution...
posted on TUE 29 JUL 2014
Iraq and Syria:Presidential Statement on Illicit Oil Trade Financing Terrorism
A draft presidential statement on illicit oil trade as a source of revenue for terrorists in Iraq and Syria is currently under silence until Monday...
posted on FRI 25 JUL 2014
Arria-Formula Meeting with the Commission of Inquiry on Syria
Tomorrow (25 July), Security Council members are set to meet with Paulo Sérgio Pinheiro and Karen AbuZayd of the Human Rights Council’s Commission of Inquiry...
posted on THU 24 JUL 2014
Syria: Monday Vote on Draft Resolution on Cross-Border and Cross-Line Humanitarian Access
On Friday (11 July), the penholders on the humanitarian track on Syria—Australia, Jordan and Luxembourg—put a draft resolution on cross-border and cross-line humanitarian access in...
posted on SUN 13 JUL 2014