Tag: Insights

  1. Energy, Climate and Natural Resources

    The Role of Natural Resources as a Root Cause of Conflict Briefing

    Tomorrow (16 October) the Security Council will hold a briefing at the initiative of Bolivia, this month’s Council president, on the role of natural resources...

    posted on MON 15 OCT 2018
  2. Insights

    Dispatches from the Field: Meetings with the Independent National Electoral Commission and MONUSCO in Kinshasa

    Today (5 October), the Security Council began its visiting mission to the DRC with meetings with the Independent National Electoral Commission (CENI) and the leadership...

    posted on FRI 5 OCT 2018
  3. Insights

    Security Council Programme of Work for October

    Bolivia is the president of the Security Council in October. The programme of work was adopted earlier today....

    posted on MON 1 OCT 2018
  4. Colombia

    Colombia: Mission Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow (13 September), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing until 25 September 2019 the mandate of the UN Verification Mission in...

    posted on WED 12 SEP 2018
  5. Peacekeeping

    Peacekeeping Reform Debate

    Tomorrow (12 September), the Security Council will hold a debate on peacekeeping reform. The Council will be briefed by Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix...

    posted on TUE 11 SEP 2018
  6. Yemen

    Yemen Briefing and Consultations

    This afternoon (11 September), UN Special Envoy Martin Griffiths is expected to brief the Council on Yemen via video teleconference from Amman. The UK requested...

    posted on TUE 11 SEP 2018
  7. Conflict Prevention and Mediation

    Briefing on Corruption and Conflict and Arria-Formula meeting on Venezuela and Corruption

    On Monday (10 September), the Security Council is scheduled to have a briefing under the agenda item “Maintenance of International Peace and Security” entitled “Corruption...

    posted on FRI 7 SEP 2018
  8. Syria

    Syria: Briefing and Arria-Formula meeting on Idlib

    Tomorrow (7 September), the Security Council is scheduled to receive briefings on the political and humanitarian situation in the Syrian northern governorate of Idlib and...

    posted on THU 6 SEP 2018
  9. Insights

    Security Council “Unofficial Calendar of Events” in September

    The US is the president of the Security Council in September. In a highly unusual development, Council members were unable to reach agreement on the...

    posted on TUE 4 SEP 2018
  10. Guinea-Bissau

    Guinea-Bissau Briefing

    Tomorrow (30 August), the Security Council will have a briefing on Guinea-Bissau. The briefers will be the Special Representative and head of the UN Integrated...

    posted on WED 29 AUG 2018