1. Insights

    Briefing on DRC by Head of UN Mission and Great Lakes Region Special Envoy

    On Monday (27 October), the Council will be briefed by Special Representative and head of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of...

    posted on FRI 24 OCT 2014
  2. Insights

    Resolution on Somalia-Eritrea Sanctions and AU Mission in Somalia

    Tomorrow (24 October), the Council is set to vote on a resolution on Somalia-Eritrea sanctions and the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). A draft text...

    posted on THU 23 OCT 2014
  3. Insights

    Ukraine Briefing on Human Rights and Political Situation

    Tomorrow morning (24 October), the Council will hold a briefing on the human rights and political situation in Ukraine at the request of the UK....

    posted on THU 23 OCT 2014
  4. Insights

    Working Methods Debate

    Tomorrow morning (23 October), the Security Council will hold its fifth annual open debate on Council working methods. Ambassador María Cristina Perceval (Argentina), the chair...

    posted on WED 22 OCT 2014
  5. Insights

    South Sudan Briefing by Head of UN Mission

    Tomorrow morning (22 October), Ellen Margrethe Lǿj, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and Head of UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS), is expected to...

    posted on TUE 21 OCT 2014
  6. Insights

    Adoption of the Security Council Annual Report

    Tomorrow ( 22 October), the Council is expected to adopt its annual report to the General Assembly covering the period from 1 August 2013 through...

    posted on TUE 21 OCT 2014
  7. Insights

    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
  8. 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
  9. Insights

    Security Council Elections 2014

    Tomorrow morning (16 October), the General Assembly will hold elections to fill five of the ten non-permanent seats in the Security Council (for the 2015-2016...

    posted on WED 15 OCT 2014
  10. Insights

    Briefing and Consultations on Ebola

    This afternoon (14 October), the Council will receive a briefing on Ebola followed by consultations. Briefers will be Anthony Banbury, the Secretary-General’s Special Representative and...

    posted on TUE 14 OCT 2014