Insights: Great Lakes Region

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    Arria-Formula meeting on illegal exploitation of natural resources in the Great Lakes Region

    Tomorrow (15 July) Council members will participate in an Arria-formula meeting entitled “the illegal exploitation of natural resources in the Great Lakes Region: how to translate the ongoing positive regional momentum into new options for conflict prevention, management and reform”....

    posted on TUE 14 JUL 2020
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    Great Lakes Region: Open and Closed VTC Meetings

    Tomorrow (22 April), Council members will hold an open VTC, followed by a closed VTC, on the Great Lakes region. The UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for the Great Lakes region, Huang Xia, will brief. The meeting will be held an...

    posted on TUE 21 APR 2020
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    Great Lakes Region Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow (3 October), the Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region Huang Xia will brief the Security Council on the latest report on the implementation of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo...

    posted on WED 2 OCT 2019
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    Great Lakes Region Resolution Adoption

    On Friday (8 December), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution on the Great Lakes region. Egypt, along with Ethiopia and Senegal, initiated the resolution in order to mark the upcoming five-year anniversary of the Peace, Security and...

    posted on WED 6 DEC 2017
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    Briefing on the Great Lakes Region

    On Wednesday afternoon (12 April), the Special Envoy of the Secretary-General to the Great Lakes Region, Said Djinnit, will brief the Council on the latest report on the implementation of the Peace, Security and Cooperation (PSC) Framework Agreement (S/2017/208). Djinnit...

    posted on TUE 11 APR 2017
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    Open Debate on the Great Lakes Region

    On Monday (21 March), a ministerial-level open debate on the prevention and resolution of conflicts in the Great Lakes Region will be held, at the initiative of Security Council president, Angola. A draft presidential statement was circulated late Thursday evening...

    posted on FRI 18 MAR 2016