Insights: DRC Sanctions Committee

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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Sanctions: Briefing on the Deaths of Two Members of the Group of Experts

    Today (22 August), Council members will be briefed by the Under-Secretary-General for Safety and Security, Peter Drennan, under “any other business” on the conclusions of the Secretary-General’s Board of inquiry (BoI) into the murder in March of two members of...

    posted on TUE 22 AUG 2017
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    Consultations on the Democratic Republic of the Congo Sanctions Committee

    Tomorrow (28 October), Council members will be briefed in consultations by the chair of the 1533 Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Sanctions Committee, Ambassador Dina Kawar (Jordan), on the Group of Experts’ (GoE) midterm report (S/2015/797). Kawar last briefed...

    posted on TUE 27 OCT 2015
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    Briefings on the DRC: MONUSCO and Sanctions

    Tomorrow morning (22 January), the Council will be briefed on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) by Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous and by Special Representative Martin Kobler, the head of the UN Organization Stabilization...

    posted on WED 21 JAN 2015
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    Adoption of a Democratic Republic of Congo Sanctions Resolution

    Tomorrow (30 January), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) sanctions regime and the mandate of the Group of Experts (GoE) assisting the 1533 DRC Sanctions Committee. Adoption of this...

    posted on WED 29 JAN 2014
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    Consultations on the DRC

    Tomorrow (5 February), the Security Council will be briefed in consultations by Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Hervé Ladsous and the Secretary-General’s Chef de Cabinet, Susana Malcorra. The meeting was scheduled after the two returned from their visit to the Great Lakes...

    posted on MON 4 FEB 2013
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    DRC Consultations

    Following the UN Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) debate this afternoon (27 November), the Secretary-General’s Chef de Cabinet, Susana Malcorra, will brief the Council following her attendance at the International Conference on the Great Lakes Region (ICGLR) summit in...

    posted on TUE 27 NOV 2012
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    Council Activities on the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Council members are currently negotiating a draft resolution on the situation in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), circulated by France yesterday (19 November). Although some members appear keen to adopt it later today, at press time it was...

    posted on TUE 20 NOV 2012
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    Presidential Statement on the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Security Council members are set to adopt a draft presidential statement on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) later this afternoon. Last Wednesday (10 October), Council members were briefed by Edmond Mulet, Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping...

    posted on FRI 19 OCT 2012
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    Meetings on the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    This afternoon (Tuesday, 28 August), the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Sanctions Committee will meet with the Foreign Minister of Rwanda, Louise Mushikiwabo, on the recent report (S/2012/348) by the Group of Experts (GoE) assisting the Committee. The report...

    posted on TUE 28 AUG 2012
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    Briefing on DRC Mission

    Tomorrow (Tuesday, 12 June), the Council will hear a briefing from Roger Meece, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of the UN Stabilisation Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO). This briefing will be followed by...

    posted on MON 11 JUN 2012
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    DRC Sanctions Committee

    Tomorrow (2 March), the DRC Sanctions Committee will meet with the newly appointed DRC group of experts, prior to the group’s departure to the region and several European and Asian capitals. (In resolution 2021 of 29 November 2011, the Council...

    posted on THU 1 MAR 2012
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    Adoption of DRC Sanctions Resolution

    The Council seems set to adopt a resolution on Tuesday (29 November) renewing the sanctions regime in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the mandate of the Group of Experts for another year. (On Friday, France circulated a...

    posted on MON 28 NOV 2011
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    Briefing on DRC and Sanctions Regime Resolution Negotiations

    On Monday (21 November), Brazil’s Ambassador Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti is scheduled to brief the Council as chair of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) Sanctions Committee. It appears that Viotti is likely to focus her briefing on the...

    posted on FRI 18 NOV 2011
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    DRC Sanctions Committee

    At a meeting of the DRC sanctions committee on Friday, 8 July, members of the committee agreed to post on the DRC sanctions committee’s website the updated indicators on individuals on the DRC sanctions list as well as the consolidated...

    posted on TUE 12 JUL 2011