1. Insights

    Sudan Sanctions Committee Briefing

    Tomorrow (24 November), the Security Council will hold a public briefing, followed by consultations, on the work of the 1591 Sudan Sanctions Committee. Ambassador Maria...

    posted on SUN 23 NOV 2014
  2. Insights

    Semi-Annual briefing on the Work of the 1540 Committee

    On Monday afternoon (24 November), the Council is scheduled to hear the semi-annual briefing by the chair of the 1540 Committee, Ambassador Oh Joon (Republic...

    posted on FRI 21 NOV 2014
  3. Insights

    Council Debate on Ebola

    This afternoon (21 November), the Security Council will hold a debate on Ebola chaired by Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop. The Secretary-General’s Special Representative and...

    posted on FRI 21 NOV 2014
  4. Insights

    Resolution on UN Policing, Inaugural Briefing by Police Commissioners and Interactive Dialogue on Review of Peace Operations

    Tomorrow morning (20 November), at the initiative of Australia, the Security Council will receive a briefing by the heads of police components of three UN...

    posted on WED 19 NOV 2014
  5. Insights

    Open Debate and Presidential Statement on Counter-Terrorism

    This morning (19 November), the Security Council is scheduled to hold a high-level open debate focused on international cooperation in combating terrorism, including addressing the...

    posted on WED 19 NOV 2014
  6. Insights

    Briefing and Consultations on Guinea-Bissau

    Tomorrow afternoon (18 November), the Security Council will be briefed on Guinea-Bissau by Miguel Trovoada, the Secretary-General’s Special Representative and head of the UN Integrated...

    posted on MON 17 NOV 2014
  7. Insights

    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
  8. Insights

    Finnish Workshop for Incoming Council Members

    The 12th annual workshop for incoming members of the Security Council will be held for two days (13-14 November), commencing tomorrow afternoon in Long Island,...

    posted on WED 12 NOV 2014
  9. Insights

    Briefing on Ukraine by the Department of Political Affairs and OSCE

    This afternoon (12 November), at the request of the US, the Council will have a public meeting on the situation in Ukraine. Assistant Secretary-General for...

    posted on WED 12 NOV 2014
  10. Insights

    Briefing and Consultations Ahead of Liberia Mission’s Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow (12 November), Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous and Ambassador Marten Grunditz (Sweden), chair of the Liberia configuration of the Peacebuilding Commission, will brief...

    posted on TUE 11 NOV 2014