Dates: JUNE 2019

  1. Insights

    Yemen Briefing and Consultations

    On Monday (17 June), the Security Council will hear briefings from Special Envoy for Yemen Martin Griffiths (via video-teleconference), Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs Mark Lowcock, and Executive Director of the World Food Programme (WFP) David Beasley. During the ensuing consultations,...

    posted on FRI 14 JUN 2019
  2. Insights

    AU/UN Hybrid Operation in Darfur: Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow (14 June), Under-Secretary-General for Peace Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix is scheduled to brief the Security Council on the UN/AU Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) and the special report of the Chairperson of the AU Commission and the UN Secretary-General on...

    posted on THU 13 JUN 2019
  3. Insights

    Burundi Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow (14 June), Assistant-Secretary-General for Peacebuilding Support Oscar Fernandez-Taranco will brief the Council on the situation in Burundi. AU Commissioner for Peace and Security Smaїl Chergui (via video-teleconference) and Ambassador Jürg Lauber (Switzerland), the chair of the Burundi configuration of...

    posted on THU 13 JUN 2019
  4. Insights

    Briefing on Cooperation between the Security Council and the League of Arab States

    Tomorrow (13 June), the Security Council will hold a briefing on cooperation between the Council and the League of Arab States (LAS). According to the concept note for the briefing, Kuwait is organising the session to encourage an institutional dialogue...

    posted on WED 12 JUN 2019
  5. Insights

    Conflict Prevention and Mediation Briefing

    Tomorrow (12 June) the Security Council will hold a briefing on “Conflict prevention and mediation”. Secretary-General António Guterres and Mary Robinson, the chair of The Elders, a diverse and independent group of global leaders working to promote peace and human...

    posted on TUE 11 JUN 2019
  6. Insights

    Missing Persons in Armed Conflict Briefing and Resolution

    Tomorrow morning (11 June), the Security Council is scheduled to hold a briefing on “missing persons in armed conflict” under the protection of civilians agenda item. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait, Sheikh Sabah Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, will preside....

    posted on MON 10 JUN 2019
  7. Insights

    Arria-Formula Meeting on Transnational Organised Crime and Drug Trafficking in the Caribbean Region

    Tomorrow afternoon (7 June), Security Council members will hold an Arria-formula meeting on “Transnational Organised Crime and Drug Trafficking in the Caribbean Region as a Threat to International Stability”. The Dominican Republic, France, Peru, the UK, the US, Barbados, the...

    posted on THU 6 JUN 2019
  8. Insights

    Working Methods Open Debate

    Tomorrow (6 June) the Security Council will hold an open debate on its working methods. The meeting is being held under the agenda item “Implementation of the note by the President of the Security Council (S/2017/507)”, referring to the most...

    posted on WED 5 JUN 2019
  9. Insights

    Security Council Programme of Work for June

    Kuwait is president of the Security Council in June. As a signature event of its presidency, Kuwait plans to hold an open debate on the working methods of the Security Council. Karin Landgren, the Executive Director of Security Council Report,...

    posted on MON 3 JUN 2019