Insights: Regional Organisations

  1. Insights

    Arria-formula Meeting on Synergies between the UN and Regional and Subregional Organisations in Addressing Terrorism and Transnational Organised Crime*

    On Monday (9 April), Council members will hold an Arria-formula meeting on “Enhancing synergies between the United Nations and regional and subregional organisations to address the nexus between terrorism and transnational organised crime”. The meeting is open to member states,...

    posted on FRI 6 APR 2018
  2. Insights

    Briefing and Informal Interactive Dialogue on AU-UN Cooperation

    Tomorrow (15 June), the Security Council will be briefed on AU-UN cooperation by Maria Luiza Ribeiro Viotti, Chef de Cabinet of the Secretary-General and the AU Commissioner for Peace and Security, Smaïl Chergui via teleconference. There will be an informal...

    posted on WED 14 JUN 2017
  3. Insights

    Council Visiting Mission: Meeting with the League of Arab States in Cairo

    Yesterday, 21 May, on the last day of their visiting mission, Security Council members met in Cairo with members of the League of Arab States (LAS) – the first “consultative meeting” between the two bodies. They also met with the...

    posted on SUN 22 MAY 2016
  4. Insights

    Dispatches from the Field: Security Council Members Hold Joint Session with AU Peace and Security Council

    Addis Ababa – UN Security Council members arrived this afternoon (12 March) in Addis Ababa to hold their annual joint consultative session with the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC). This is their ninth joint meeting since beginning the...

    posted on THU 12 MAR 2015
  5. Insights

    UN-AU Partnership: Open Debate and Negotiations on Presidential Statement

    Tomorrow (16 December), the Security Council will hold an open debate on “Peace Operations: The UN-AU Partnership and Its Evolution”. The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the head of the AU Mission in Mali and the Sahel, Pierre Buyoya, are...

    posted on MON 15 DEC 2014
  6. Insights

    Adoption of a Resolution on Regional Partnerships in Peacekeeping

    On Monday (28 July), the Security Council is scheduled to hold an open debate on “UN Peacekeeping: regional partnershipsand its evolution” with the Secretary-General expected to brief and AU and EU representatives likely to participate. A resolution is expected to...

    posted on FRI 25 JUL 2014
  7. Insights

    Presidential Statement on Cooperation between the UN and EU

    Tomorrow (14 February), the Security Council is scheduled to hold a meeting on cooperation between the UN and the European Union (EU), with briefings by High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy for the EU Catherine...

    posted on THU 13 FEB 2014
  8. Insights

    Open Debate on Cooperation with Regional Organisations

    Tomorrow (6 August, beginning at 9:30 am) the Security Council will hold a high-level open debate on cooperation between the UN and regional and subregional organisations in maintaining international peace and security. President Cristina Fernández de Kirchner of Argentina will...

    posted on MON 5 AUG 2013
  9. Insights

    UN-AU Partnerhip Debate and Resolution

    The Council appears ready to vote on a resolution on the UN-AU partnership following the high-level debate scheduled for tomorrow morning (12 January). The resolution was put in blue earlier today. The debate will be chaired by South Africa’s President...

    posted on WED 11 JAN 2012