Insights: Africa

  1. Insights

    UN Regional Office for Central Africa: Presidential Statement

    Tomorrow (10 August), the Council is set to adopt a presidential statement on the UN Regional Office for Central Africa (UNOCA), welcoming the renewal of...

    posted on THU 9 AUG 2018
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    South Sudan Consultations

    Tomorrow (10 August), Security Council members will hold consultations on South Sudan, focusing on the link between conflict and hunger as well as recent developments...

    posted on THU 9 AUG 2018
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    West Africa and the Sahel Presidential Statement

    The Security Council is ready to adopt a presidential statement on West Africa and the Sahel. Côte d’Ivoire, in cooperation with Sweden, shared the draft...

    posted on TUE 7 AUG 2018
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    Western Sahara Consultations

    On 8 August, the Secretary-General’s Personal Envoy to Western Sahara, Horst Köhler, is expected to brief Security Council members in closed consultations. No Council product...

    posted on TUE 7 AUG 2018
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    Somalia: AMISOM Reauthorisation and Somalia/Eritrea Sanctions Committee Briefing

    On Monday (30 July), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution reauthorising the deployment of the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) until 31...

    posted on FRI 27 JUL 2018
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    Annual Meeting with Members of the AU Peace and Security Council

    Tomorrow afternoon (18 July), members of the Security Council and members of the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) will hold their 12th joint annual...

    posted on WED 18 JUL 2018
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    UN-AU Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow (13 July), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the UN-AU Hybrid Operation in Darfur (UNAMID) until 30...

    posted on THU 12 JUL 2018
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    South Sudan: Vote on Sanctions Resolution*

    Tomorrow (13 July), the Security Council will vote on a draft resolution that would renew the South Sudan Sanctions regime until 31 May 2019 and...

    posted on THU 12 JUL 2018
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    Central African Republic Presidential Statement

    On Friday (13 July), the Council is expected to adopt a presidential statement on the situation in the Central African Republic (CAR) addressing the deteriorating...

    posted on WED 11 JUL 2018
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    Women, Peace and Security in the Sahel Region Briefing

    Tomorrow morning (10 July), the Security Council will hold a briefing on ‘Women, Peace and Security in the Sahel region” under the agenda item “Peace...

    posted on MON 9 JUL 2018