Insights: Energy Climate and Natural Resources

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    Climate and Security: Ministerial-level Open Debate

    Tomorrow morning (24 July) Security Council members will hold a ministerial-level open debate on “climate and security” in open videoconference format. A senior official from the UN Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs (DPPA) is expected to brief. Colonel Mahamadou...

    posted on THU 23 JUL 2020
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    Protection of the Environment during Armed Conflict Arria-formula Meeting

    Tomorrow (7 November) at 3pm in the ECOSOC chamber, current Council member Kuwait will convene an Arria-formula meeting, co-sponsored with incoming member Germany, on the “Protection of the Environment during Armed Conflict.” Panelists are expected to include Satya Tripathi, head...

    posted on TUE 6 NOV 2018
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    Open Debate on Water, Peace and Security

    Tomorrow morning (22 November), the Security Council will hold an open debate on water, peace and security with briefings by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon; Danilo Turk, Chair of the Global High-Level Panel on Water and Peace; Vice-President of the International Committee...

    posted on MON 21 NOV 2016
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    Renewal of Democratic Republic of the Congo Sanctions

    Tomorrow (23 June), the Security Council is set to renew the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) sanctions regime until 1 July 2017 and the mandate of the Group of Experts assisting the DRC Sanctions Committee until 1 August 2017....

    posted on WED 22 JUN 2016
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    Arria Formula Meeting on Illicit Arms Transfers and Poaching in Africa

    On Monday morning (30 November), Angola and Lithuania will co-host an Arria-formula meeting on the impact of the illicit transfer of small arms and light weapons and poaching in Africa. The meeting will be open to all UN member states...

    posted on WED 25 NOV 2015