Insights: General Issues relating to Africa

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    Debate on Mercenary Activity as a Source of Insecurity and Destabilization in Africa

    On Monday (4 February), there will be a high-level debate in the Security Council on “Mercenary activities as a source of insecurity and destabilization in Africa”. The Central African sub-region will be a focus of the discussion. President Teodoro Obiang...

    posted on FRI 1 FEB 2019
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    Middle East and North Africa Debate

    On Monday (25 June), the Council will hold a debate on the situation in the Middle East and North Africa, which is expected to focus on root causes of conflict in these regions and ways to address these conflicts. Secretary-General...

    posted on FRI 22 JUN 2018
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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