Insights: DRC

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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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    Adoption of Resolution Renewing the UN Mission in the DRC

    Tomorrow (26 March), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution to renew the mandate of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) and its intervention brigade. The draft resolution was put in...

    posted on WED 25 MAR 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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    DRC Presidential Statement

    Tomorrow (8 January), the Council is set to adopt a presidential statement on the demobilisation of the Forces démocratiques de libération du Rwanda (FDLR) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The FDLR is recognised by the Council as...

    posted on WED 7 JAN 2015
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    Briefing on the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Tomorrow (17 December), Council members will be briefed by video tele-conference in consultations on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) by Special Representative Martin Kobler, head of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the DRC (MONUSCO)....

    posted on TUE 16 DEC 2014
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    Presidential Statement on the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    The Security Council is set to meet this afternoon to adopt a presidential statement on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) that was under silence until this morning. The draft statement was originally circulated on Friday...

    posted on WED 5 NOV 2014
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    Briefing on DRC by Head of UN Mission and Great Lakes Region Special Envoy

    On Monday (27 October), the Council will be briefed by Special Representative and head of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) Martin Kobler, as well as the recently appointed Special Envoy to the...

    posted on FRI 24 OCT 2014
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    Press Statement on the DRC under Silence

    A draft press statement on recent developments in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and the region circulated by France on 21 August is under silence till tomorrow morning. It seems like some Council members were keen to have...

    posted on SUN 24 AUG 2014
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    Annual Meeting with Members of the AU PSC

    Tomorrow (6 June), members of the Security Council and members of the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) will hold their eighth annual consultative meeting. Security Council members and PSC members have held joint meetings since 2007, alternating between their...

    posted on THU 5 JUN 2014
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    The April Programme of Work of the Security Council

    April looks to be a lighter month than March with 11 formal meetings scheduled (nine public and two private) and eight consultations at press time. Among the formal meetings are four thematic meetings on genocide, security sector reform, women, peace...

    posted on WED 2 APR 2014
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    Resolution Renewing Mandate of UN Mission in DRC

    Tomorrow (27 March) the Security Council is scheduled to vote on a draft resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (MONUSCO) – including the mandate of the intervention brigade –...

    posted on WED 26 MAR 2014
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    Democratic Republic of the Congo Consultations

    Tomorrow Council members will be briefed in consultations on recent developments in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) by Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous, Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of the UN Organization Stabilization Mission in...

    posted on TUE 10 DEC 2013
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    Adoption of Presidential Statement on Developments in the DRC

    Council members appear ready to adopt a presidential statement on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) tomorrow morning (14 November). The presidential statement comes in the wake of significant developments on the ground, notably the recent...

    posted on WED 13 NOV 2013
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    Consultations on the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Tomorrow (6 November), Council members are scheduled to hold consultations on the situation in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The meeting, which was requested by France, is likely to include briefings via video-teleconference by the Special Representative of...

    posted on TUE 5 NOV 2013
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    Consultations on Clashes in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

    Council members will meet in consultations at the request of France this afternoon (28 October) to discuss the on-going violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The head of the UN Stabilisation Mission in the DRC (MONUSCO), Special...

    posted on MON 28 OCT 2013