May 2006 Monthly Forecast

Posted 27 April 2006
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Notable Dates

March 2006

Reports Due

Relevant Document

by 28 February

SG regular report on BONUCA (UN  Peacebuilding Support Office in the Central African Republic)


April 2006

Reports Due

Relevant Document

early April

SG report on UNOCI (UN Operation in Côte d’Ivoire) (quarterly)


by 24 April

SG options for a UN operation in Darfur


by 24 April

SG recommendations on how to effectively address civilian protection in the Great Lakes Region, in particular the problem of the LRA


by 28 April

1540 Committee (Terrorism & WMD) report


by 30 April

SG report on Darfur (monthly)


by 30 April

SG report on MONUC (UN Organization Mission in the DRC) (quarterly)


by 30 April

SG report on DDR in the DRC (delayed from 15 March)


by 30 April

SG report on UNIOSIL (UN Integrated Office for Sierra Leone) (quarterly)


by 30 April

SG report on UNMIK (UN Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo) 


by 30 April

SG report on MINUSTAH (UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti) (quarterly)


by late April

SG semi-annual report on resolution 1559 (Lebanon)


April 2006

Mandates Expire


15 April

UNMEE (UN Mission in Ethiopia and Eritrea)


28 April

1540 Committee


30 April

MINURSO (UN Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara) 


April 2006 Other Important Dates
3-4 April 

Timor-Leste and Development Partners meeting in Dili

5 April 

Serbia talks with EU

21 April 

The second round of parliamentary elections is expected in Haiti (delayed from 19 March); results to be announced by 28 April.

28 April

Meeting of the Ethiopia-Eritrea Boundary Commission

late April 

AMIS (AU Mission in Sudan) possible pledging conference

Also expected:

  • Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and Vice-President Farouq al-Shara have agreed to be interviewed by UNIIIC.
  • UN assessment team is expected to visit Darfur.
  • Morocco is expected to present a plan for greater autonomy of the Western Sahara to the UN.
  • IAEA experts will report back to the IAEA in early April regarding their expected visit to the Natanz site in Iran in late March.

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