Insights: Africa

  1. Insights

    UN Interim Security Force for Abyei: Council Renews Mission’s Support to the Joint Border Verification and Monitoring Mechanism

    Today (11 October), the Security Council renewed until 15 April 2019 the support of the UN Interim Security Force for Abyei (UNISFA) to the Joint...

    posted on THU 11 OCT 2018
  2. Insights

    Dispatches from the Field: The Council Concludes its Visiting Mission to the DRC

    Yesterday (7 October) the Security Council completed its visiting mission to Kinshasa. The final day consisted of a series of meetings with MONUSCO, as well...

    posted on MON 8 OCT 2018
  3. Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Dispatches from the Field: Meetings in Kinshasa with President Kabila, Government Officials, Political Parties, and Civil Society Organizations

    Today (Saturday, 6 October) was an extremely busy day for Council members, with a series of meetings with senior government officials, opposition and pro-government political...

    posted on SAT 6 OCT 2018
  4. Insights

    Security Council Visiting Mission to the DRC

    The Security Council leaves today on a visiting mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) that will run from Friday (5 October) through...

    posted on THU 4 OCT 2018
  5. Insights

    South Sudan Briefing

    Tomorrow (18 September), the Security Council is scheduled to receive a briefing on the situation in South Sudan from Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Jean-Pierre Lacroix,...

    posted on MON 17 SEP 2018
  6. Insights

    UN Support Mission in Libya Mandate Renewal

    Today (13 September), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) for another...

    posted on THU 13 SEP 2018
  7. 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
  8. Insights

    Mali Sanctions Regime Renewal

    Tomorrow (30 August), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing the sanctions regime on Mali established by resolution 2374 last year and...

    posted on WED 29 AUG 2018
  9. Democratic Republic of the Congo

    DRC Briefing on the Electoral Process

    On Monday (27 August), the Security Council will be briefed on the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) via video-teleconference by Special Representative and head...

    posted on FRI 24 AUG 2018
  10. 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