Security Council| Open Debate on Women, Peace, and Security

Event Date: 
10/29/2012
Location: 
UN Headquarters, New York

The Security Council will hold an open debate on Monday, 29 October 2012, in the Security Council Chamber Room GA-TSC-01, in connection with the agenda item “Women and peace and security”. 

OHCHR, Austria| Special Event on "Minorities and conflict prevention: Protection before tension"

Event Date: 
10/31/2012
Location: 
UN Headquarters, New York

A special event on “Minorities and conflict prevention: Protection before tension” (co-organized by the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the Permanent Mission of Austria) will be held on Wednesday, 31 October 2012, from 13:15 to 14:30, in Conference Room E (NLB).

Security Council Commends Special Court for Sierra Leone for Long Record of "Unprecedented Firsts" (SC/10787)

Security Council Commends Special Court for Sierra Leone for Long Record of "Unprecedented Firsts" (SC/10787)

The statement by the Security Council commending the Special Court for Sierra Leone was released on 9 October 2012.

Statement by the President of the Security Council on "The situation in Sierra Leone" (S/PRST/2012/21)

Statement by the President of the Security Council on "The situation in Sierra Leone" (S/PRST/2012/21)

The statement by the President of the Security Council at the meeting on "The Situation in Sierra Leone" was released on 9 October 2012. Speaking on behalf of the Security Council, the President commended the Special Court of Sierra Leone for its work in strengthening stability and ending impunity in Sierra Leone and the subregion.

PBC Declaration, "Peacebuilding: The Way Towards Sustainable Peace and Security" (PBC/6/OC/6), 28 September 2012

PBC Declaration, "Peacebuilding: The Way Towards Sustainable Peace and Security" (PBC/6/OC/6), 28 September 2012

Members of the Peacebuilding Commission met on 25 September 2012 for a sixth session Organizational Committee meeting.

OSAA| Briefing on reports of the Secretary-General on Sustainable Development and Causes of Conflict

Event Date: 
10/15/2012
Organizer: 
Office of the Special Adviser on Africa (OSAA)
Location: 
UN Headquarters, New York

There will be a briefing on these two reports of the Secretary-General: “New Partnership for Africa’s Development: Tenth consolidated progress report on implementation and international support” and “Causes of conflict and the promotion of durable peace and sustainable development in Africa&rdq

Report of the Secretary-General on the Causes of Conflict and Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa

Report of the Secretary-General on the Causes of Conflict and Durable Peace and Sustainable Development in Africa

The Report of the Secretary-General on the "Causes of Conflict and the Promotion of Durable Peace and Sustainable Development" was released on 27 July 2012. The report comes as a yearly review on peace and sustainable development in Africa following the request of the Security Council for a Secretary General's report in 1998.

PBC Welcomes Study Progress in Liberia and Urges Government to Build National Unity Ahead of Elections (PBC/90)

PBC Welcomes Study Progress in Liberia and Urges Government to Build National Unity Ahead of Elections (PBC/90)

This document is a summary of the Peacebuilding Commssion's (PBC) formal meeting on Sierra Leone held on 2 October, 2012.

Second (draft) review of the outcome of the high-level special session of the PBC on Sierra Leone (PBC/6/SLE/L.1)

Second (draft) review of the outcome of the high-level special session of the PBC on Sierra Leone (PBC/6/SLE/L.1)

This draft second review highlights the importance of the elections on 17 November for the further consolidation of peace in Sierra Leone.

Security Council Extends Mandate of Liberia Mission Until 30 September 2013 (SC/10765)

Security Council Extends Mandate of Liberia Mission Until 30 September 2013 (SC/10765)

The Security Council adopted a resolution on 17 September 2012 extending the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) until 30 September 2013.