Insights: Rule of Law

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    International Criminal Court: Arria-formula meeting

    Tomorrow (6 July), Council members will hold an “Arria-formula” meeting to discuss the relationship between the Security Council and the International Criminal Court (ICC) and to mark the 20th anniversary of the Rome Statute establishing the ICC. The meeting, titled...

    posted on THU 5 JUL 2018
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    Upholding International Law Open Debate

    On Thursday (17 May), the Security Council will hold an open debate on the “Maintenance of international peace and security: Upholding international law within the context of the maintenance of international peace and security”. The open debate will be presided...

    posted on TUE 15 MAY 2018
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    Rule of Law Debate and Presidential Statement

    Tomorrow (19 February), the Council will hold an open debate on strengthening the rule of law in the maintenance of international peace and security. The foreign minister of Lithuania, Linas Linkevičius, will chair the meeting. The Secretary-General will brief the...

    posted on TUE 18 FEB 2014
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    Open Debate on War, History, Reconciliation and Peace

    On Wednesday, 29 January, the Security Council will hold an open debate on “War, its lessons, and the search for a permanent peace”. Jordan, the president of the Council for the month, has initiated the debate and proposed in a...

    posted on MON 27 JAN 2014
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    Rule of Law Briefing and Consultations

    On Wednesday morning (30 January), the Council will be briefed by Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson, followed by consultations among members, on the rule of law. (In 2012 the Council held two debates on the rule of law, the first on...

    posted on TUE 29 JAN 2013
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    Rule of Law Debate

    Tomorrow (19 January) the Council will have an open debate on strengthening the rule of law in the maintenance of international peace and security. The Secretary-General will present his latest report (S/2011/634) on rule of law and transitional justice in...

    posted on WED 18 JAN 2012