Insights: AU

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    Dispatches from the Field: Security Council Members Hold Joint Session with AU Peace and Security Council

    Addis Ababa – UN Security Council members arrived this afternoon (12 March) in Addis Ababa to hold their annual joint consultative session with the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC). This is their ninth joint meeting since beginning the...

    posted on THU 12 MAR 2015
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    UN-AU Partnership: Open Debate and Negotiations on Presidential Statement

    Tomorrow (16 December), the Security Council will hold an open debate on “Peace Operations: The UN-AU Partnership and Its Evolution”. The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the head of the AU Mission in Mali and the Sahel, Pierre Buyoya, are...

    posted on MON 15 DEC 2014
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    Annual Meeting with Members of the AU PSC

    Tomorrow (6 June), members of the Security Council and members of the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) will hold their eighth annual consultative meeting. Security Council members and PSC members have held joint meetings since 2007, alternating between their...

    posted on THU 5 JUN 2014
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    Mali Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow morning (5 December), the Security Council will receive a briefing from Jeffrey Feltman, head of the Department of Political Affairs, on the Secretary-General’s 29 November report on the situation in Mali (S/2012/894). The briefing is scheduled to be followed...

    posted on TUE 4 DEC 2012
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    Annual UNSC Meeting with AU Peace and Security Council

    Tomorrow (13 June), Security Council members and the African Union Peace and Security Council (AU PSC) are scheduled to hold their 6th annual consultative meeting, taking place in New York. (The previous consultations took place in Addis Ababa on 21...

    posted on TUE 12 JUN 2012
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    Consultative Meeting between members of the Council and the AU

    Members of the Security Council and AU Peace and Security Council held a joint consultative meeting on 21 May in Addis Ababa. (These annual consultations alternate between the UN and the AU’s headquarters.) On the agenda were crisis situations, Libya,...

    posted on MON 23 MAY 2011
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    Insights on Côte d’Ivoire

    The Secretary-General’s special representative in Côte d’Ivoire, Choi Young-jin, is scheduled to brief the Council tomorrow morning. He is expected to update the Council on developments on the ground and on the outcome of the AU summit relating to Côte...

    posted on THU 3 FEB 2011