Insights: Haiti

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    United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH) Mandate Renewal*

    Tomorrow (12 April), the Security Council is set to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of MINUJUSTH, for a final period until 15 October. The draft resolution was circulated by the US, the penholder, on 4 April. Two meetings were...

    posted on THU 11 APR 2019
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    UN Mission for Justice Support in Haiti Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow morning (10 April), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH) for another year. MINUJUSTH was established on 16 October as a smaller successor mission...

    posted on MON 9 APR 2018
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    Haiti: Final Debate on MINUSTAH

    Tomorrow (12 October), the Council will hold its final debate on the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH), as its mandate ends on 15 October, and it will be replaced the following day by a smaller successor mission, the UN...

    posted on WED 11 OCT 2017
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    Dispatches from the Field: Days 2 and 3 of Council Visit to Haiti

    Port-au-Prince, Haiti: Today (24 June), the Security Council completed its three-day visit to Haiti. During the visit, Council members sought to reaffirm their support for the government and people of Haiti and to review the implementation of resolution 2350, focusing...

    posted on SAT 24 JUN 2017
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    Dispatches from the Field: Day 1 of Council Visit to Haiti

    Port-au-Prince, Haiti: The Security Council landed in Haiti yesterday morning (22 June) beginning its three-day visiting mission to the country, where the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) is currently drawing down. In October, a smaller successor mission, the UN...

    posted on FRI 23 JUN 2017
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    Council to Begin Visiting Mission to Haiti

    The Security Council departed this morning for a three-day visiting mission (22-24 June) to Haiti, where the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) is currently drawing down. In October it will be replaced by a smaller successor mission, the UN...

    posted on THU 22 JUN 2017
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    Haiti: Renewal of UN Mission’s Mandate for a Final Six-month Period

    Tomorrow morning (13 April), the Security Council is scheduled to vote on a resolution extending the mandate of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) for a final six-month period and authorising a smaller successor peacekeeping mission, as recommended by...

    posted on WED 12 APR 2017
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    Mandate Renewal of UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti

    Tomorrow (13 October), the Security Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) for six months while maintaining its authorised troop strength at 2,370 military personnel and 2,601 police, as recommended...

    posted on WED 12 OCT 2016
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    Briefing on Electoral Crisis in Haiti

    Tomorrow afternoon (12 May), at the request of the US, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Hervé Ladsous, will brief Council members in consultations on the electoral crisis in Haiti. A press statement is a possible outcome following the meeting. The US...

    posted on WED 11 MAY 2016
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    Council Debate on Haiti

    Tomorrow afternoon (17 March), the Security Council will hold its semi-annual debate on the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). Special Representative and head of mission Sandra Honoré will brief on the situation in the country and present the Secretary-General’s...

    posted on WED 16 MAR 2016
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    Council Debate on the Mission in Haiti

    Tomorrow morning (18 March), the Security Council will hold its semi-annual debate on the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). Special Representative and head of mission Sandra Honoré will brief on recent developments and present the Secretary-General’s report (S/2015/157). In...

    posted on TUE 17 MAR 2015
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    Dispatches from the Field: Final Day Meetings and Press Conference in Haiti

    Council members’ third and final day (25 January) on their visit to Haiti began with two meetings. First, Council members met with the “Core Group” (Brazil, Canada, France, Spain, the US, the EU, and the Organization of American States), the...

    posted on MON 26 JAN 2015
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    Dispatches from the Field: Council Meetings in Haiti

    Day 1: Meetings with MINUSTAH and Haitian Government On Friday (23 January), the Security Council arrived in Haiti for its three day visiting mission. Council members began their visit at the Port-au-Prince compound of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti...

    posted on SUN 25 JAN 2015
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    Dispatches from the Field: The Security Council Arrives in Haiti

    23 January. Port-au-Prince: The Security Council has just landed in Haiti for a three day visiting mission. The mission will be co-led by Ambassadors Cristián Barros Melet (Chile) and Samantha Power (US). (The Council last visited Haiti in February 2012.)...

    posted on FRI 23 JAN 2015
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    Resolution Renewing the Mandate of UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti

    Tomorrow morning (14 October) the Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution extending the mandate of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH). At press time, the US, the penholder on Haiti, had put a draft resolution in blue authorising...

    posted on MON 13 OCT 2014