Insights: burundi

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    Briefing on Developments in Burundi

    On Wednesday (21 November), Special Envoy of the Secretary-General for Burundi Michel Kafando will brief the Council on the situation in Burundi. Ambassador Jürg Lauber (Switzerland), the chair of the Burundi configuration of the Peacebuilding Commission, will brief on his...

    posted on TUE 20 NOV 2018
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    Burundi Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow (24 May), Special Envoy Michel Kafando and Ambassador Jürg Lauber (Switzerland), the chair of the Burundi Configuration of the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC), will brief the Security Council on Burundi. The briefing will be followed by consultations, where an OHCHR...

    posted on WED 23 MAY 2018
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    Burundi: Briefing and Informal Interactive Dialogue*

    On Monday (26 February), the Secretary-General’s Special Envoy, Michel Kafando, will brief the Council on the Secretary-General’s latest report on the situation in Burundi (S/2018/89). Other briefers will be the chair of the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) Burundi Configuration, Ambassador Jürg...

    posted on FRI 23 FEB 2018
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    Briefing on Developments in Burundi

    On Monday (20 November), the Security Council will be briefed by the Secretary-General’s Special Envoy, Michel Kafando, and the Chair of the Peacebuilding Commission Burundi configuration, Ambassador Jürg Lauber (Switzerland), on the situation in Burundi, followed by consultations. A representative...

    posted on FRI 17 NOV 2017
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    Burundi Presidential Statement

    Tomorrow (2 August), the Council is expected to adopt a presidential statement on Burundi addressing the political, security, humanitarian and human rights challenges in the country. Council members met on Tuesday (25 July) and Wednesday (26 July) to negotiate the...

    posted on TUE 1 AUG 2017
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    Burundi Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow (26 July), the Security Council expects to receive a briefing, followed by consultations, on the situation in Burundi. Briefers will include Special Envoy Michel Kafando and Ambassador Jürg Lauber of Switzerland, the chair of the Peacebuilding Commission’s Burundi configuration....

    posted on TUE 25 JUL 2017
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    Briefing on Burundi

    Tomorrow (20 June), the Council will receive a briefing on the situation in Burundi, after which Council members will hold consultations. The briefing will be delivered by Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Tayé-Brook Zerihoun. Ambassador Jürg Lauber (Switzerland) is also...

    posted on MON 19 JUN 2017
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    Briefing on Burundi

    Tomorrow (9 March), the Council will be briefed in consultations by the Special Adviser to the Secretary-General for Conflict Prevention, Jamal Benomar, on the Secretary-General’s report on the situation in Burundi (S/2017/165). The security and political situation in Burundi, which...

    posted on WED 8 MAR 2017
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    Briefing on Burundi

    On Thursday (13 October), the Secretary-General’s Special Adviser, Jamal Benomar, will brief Council members in consultations on recent developments in Burundi before his next visit to the country. Benomar’s briefing will be the first on Burundi since the Council adopted...

    posted on TUE 11 OCT 2016
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    Vote on a Resolution Authorising Deployment of UN Police Officers to Burundi

    Tomorrow (29 July), the Security Council is expected to vote on a resolution establishing a police component of 228 officers in Burundi for an initial period of one year to monitor the security situation, and to support the Office of...

    posted on THU 28 JUL 2016
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    Burundi:Briefing on Options for Police Deployment

    Tomorrow (27 April), Council members will be briefed under “any other business” by Under-Secretary-General for Peackeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous and Special Advisor for conflict prevention Jamal Benomar on the recent options sent to the Council by the Secretary-General for the...

    posted on TUE 26 APR 2016
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    Adoption of a Resolution on Burundi

    Today (1 April), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution on enhancing the UN presence in Burundi. The draft resolution initially circulated by France on 29 March comes after an attempt in late February to adopt a presidential...

    posted on FRI 1 APR 2016
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    Burundi Briefing and Consultations on Recent Visits

    This afternoon (18 March), Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon; UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein; Ambassador Jürg Lauber, the chair of the Peacebuilding Commission’s (PBC) Burundi Configuration; Permanent Representative Albert Shingiro of Burundi; and Permanent Representative Tuvako Manongi...

    posted on FRI 18 MAR 2016
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    Dispatches from the Field: Discussions on Conflict Prevention in Africa

    Dakar (8 March) – Members today completed the final leg of their visiting mission to West Africa, in Dakar, Senegal. The Council programme included a visit to the UN Office for West Africa and the Sahel (UNOWAS), where members received...

    posted on TUE 8 MAR 2016
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    Negotiations on a Draft Presidential Statement on Burundi

    Council members have been negotiating a draft presidential statement on the situation in Burundi. The draft statement was circulated by France on Friday night (19 February) after bilateral discussions with Council members. Several members wanted the Council to adopt an...

    posted on WED 24 FEB 2016