1. Insights

    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
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    Middle East Debate to Focus on Situation in Gaza

    Tomorrow morning (22 July), the Security Council will hold its regular quarterly open debate on the situation in Israel/Palestine with Special Coordinator for the Middle...

    posted on MON 21 JUL 2014
  3. Insights

    Vote on Draft Resolution Condemning Downing of MH17

    The Draft Resolution This afternoon (21 July), the Security Council is scheduled to vote on a draft resolution condemning the downing of Malaysian Airlines flight...

    posted on MON 21 JUL 2014
  4. Insights

    Israel/Palestine: Political Affairs Chief to Brief following Israeli Ground Operation in Gaza

    This afternoon at 3 pm(18 July), Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman will brief the Security Council on the situation in Israel/Palestine. An urgent meeting...

    posted on FRI 18 JUL 2014
  5. Insights

    Ukraine Meeting Following Crash of Malaysia Airlines Plane

    This morning the Council will meet in its chamber to be briefed by Jeffrey Feltman, Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, following yesterday’s Malaysia Airlines jet crash...

    posted on FRI 18 JUL 2014
  6. Insights

    Briefing and Consultations on Critical Security Situation in Libya

    Tomorrow morning (17 July), the Security Council is scheduled to receive a public briefing by Tarek Mitri, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head...

    posted on WED 16 JUL 2014
  7. Insights

    Sudan-South Sudan Consultations

    Tomorrow morning (16 July), the Security Council is scheduled to hold its monthly consultations on Sudan-South Sudan. Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Sudan and...

    posted on TUE 15 JUL 2014
  8. Insights

    Briefing and Interactive Dialogue on the Peacebuilding Commission

    Tomorrow morning (15 July), Vladimir Drobnjak (Croatia) and Antonio de Aguiar Patriota (Brazil), the past and current chairs of the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC), respectively, will...

    posted on MON 14 JUL 2014
  9. Insights

    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
  10. Insights

    Meetings on Central African Republic and Somalia-Eritrea Sanctions Committees

    Tomorrow morning (11 July), the Security Council expects to discuss the work of the 2127 Central African Republic (CAR) Sanctions Committee and the 751/1907 Somalia-Eritrea...

    posted on THU 10 JUL 2014