Insights: Liberia

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    Liberia: Briefing and Presidential Statement on the End of UNMIL

    This afternoon (19 April), the Security Council is holding a briefing on Liberia, during which it is expected to adopt a presidential statement on the conclusion of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL). Alexander Zuev, Assistant Secretary-General for Rule of...

    posted on THU 19 APR 2018
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    Liberia Consultations on Electoral Process

    Tomorrow afternoon (13 December), Special Representative for Liberia and head of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Farid Zarif is expected to brief Council members in consultations. Last year’s resolution 2333, which renewed UNMIL’s mandate for a final time until...

    posted on TUE 12 DEC 2017
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    Liberia Consultations

    Tomorrow morning (23 August), Council members will hold consultations on the situation in Liberia. Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations El Ghassim Wane will brief on the preparations for the 10 October presidential and legislative elections in Liberia. In December 2016,...

    posted on TUE 22 AUG 2017
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    Presidential Statement on the Liberia Peacebuilding Plan and Elections Preparation

    On Monday (24 July), the Security Council is expected to adopt a presidential statement on the Liberia peacebuilding plan and the preparation for the 2017 presidential and legislative elections. The statement is the result of a joint initiative of the...

    posted on FRI 21 JUL 2017
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    Liberia Briefing and Consultations

    Tomorrow (27 June), the Security Council will hold a briefing followed by the consultations on the situation in Liberia. Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Farid Zarif will brief on the latest...

    posted on MON 26 JUN 2017
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    Liberia: Vote on the Future of the UN Mission

    Tomorrow morning (23 December), the Security Council will vote on a draft resolution which will determine the future of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL). The draft was put in blue this afternoon (22 December) after a week of difficult...

    posted on THU 22 DEC 2016
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    Resolution Renewing Mandate of UN Mission in Liberia

    On Thursday (17 September), the Council is expected to adopt a resolution renewing the mandate of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL). The penholder, the US, first circulated a draft text on Thursday, 10 September, following a briefing on UNMIL...

    posted on TUE 15 SEP 2015
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    Adoption of Resolution Modifying Liberia Sanctions

    On Wednesday (2 September), the Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution on Liberia sanctions. The draft resolution was first circulated by the penholder, the US, on 20 August. A brief round of negotiations was held the following day, and...

    posted on MON 31 AUG 2015
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    Consultations on Liberia Sanctions

    Tomorrow (12 August), Council members are scheduled to receive a briefing in consultations from Ambassador Dina Kawar (Jordan), chair of the 1521 Liberia Sanctions Committee. The briefing is expected to cover the final report of the Panel of Experts (PoE),...

    posted on TUE 11 AUG 2015
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    Resolution on Resumption of Liberia Mission Drawdown

    Tomorrow (2 April), the Security Council is expected to adopt a resolution authorising a resumption of the drawdown for the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), which had been suspended since September 2014 due to the Ebola outbreak. The US circulated...

    posted on WED 1 APR 2015
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    Liberia Sanctions Adoption, Consultations and UNMIL TCC Meeting

    Tomorrow (9 December), the Council is scheduled to adopt a resolution renewing sanctions measures on Liberia, which are due to expire on 12 December. The draft resolution was put in blue on 3 December, following one meeting at the expert...

    posted on MON 8 DEC 2014
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    Briefing and Consultations Ahead of Liberia Mission’s Mandate Renewal

    Tomorrow (12 November), Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Hervé Ladsous and Ambassador Marten Grunditz (Sweden), chair of the Liberia configuration of the Peacebuilding Commission, will brief the Security Council on the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL). The briefing was requested in...

    posted on TUE 11 NOV 2014
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    Briefing and Consultations on Ebola

    This afternoon (14 October), the Council will receive a briefing on Ebola followed by consultations. Briefers will be Anthony Banbury, the Secretary-General’s Special Representative and Head of the UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER), Hervé Ladsous, Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping...

    posted on TUE 14 OCT 2014
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    Security Council Meeting and Resolution on Ebola Crisis

    Tomorrow afternoon (18 September) the Security Council will hold an open debate on the Ebola crisis in West Africa with briefings from Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon; David Nabarro, the Senior UN System Coordinator for Ebola; Margaret Chan, the Director-General of the...

    posted on WED 17 SEP 2014
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    Briefing on Ebola Crisis in Liberia and UN Mission Mandate

    Tomorrow (9 September), Special Representative of the Secretary-General and head of the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) Karin Landgren and Ambassador Mårten Grunditz (Sweden), chair of the Liberia Configuration of the Peacebuilding Commission (PBC) are expected to brief the Security...

    posted on MON 8 SEP 2014