July 2011 Monthly Forecast

Posted 30 June 2011
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Notable Dates

Report Due

Reports for Consideration in July

Requesting Document

by May

SG report on Children and Armed Conflict

S/PRST/2010/10 

31 May

SG report on Central African Republic (BINUCA)

S/PRST/2001/25

mid June

Somalia/Eritrea Sanctions Monitoring Group

S/RES/1916

28 June

SG report on Afghanistan (UNAMA)

S/RES/1974 

30 June

SG report on Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI)

S/RES/1981

30 June

SG report on Lebanon (UNIFIL)

S/RES/1937

1 July

SG report on West Africa (UNOWA)

S/2010/661

11 July

SG report on Darfur (UNAMID)

S/RES/1935

14 July

SG report on Iraq (UNAMI)

S/RES/1936

27 July

SG report on Abyei (UNIFSA)

S/RES/1990

Mandate Expiry in July 2011

Relevant Document

9 July

Sudan (UNMIS)

S/RES/1978

31 July

Darfur (UNAMID)

S/RES/1935

31 July

Iraq (UNAMI)

S/RES/1936

31 July

Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI)

S/RES/1981

July 2011

Other Important Dates

7 July

The Secretary-General will meet of the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and the Turkish Cypriot communities, in Geneva

9 July

South Sudan independence

11 July

A meeting of the Quartet principals is expected in Washington DC on the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

14 July

A meeting of the International Contact Group on Piracy off the Coast of Somalia is expected.

Briefings expected in July:

  • Special Representative Ad Melkert, on Iraq
  • Special Representative Said Djinnit, on West Africa
  • Special Representative Miroslav JenĨa, on UNRCCA (Central Asia)
  • Special Representative Haile Menkerios and President Thabo Mbeki, on Sudan
  • Special Representative Choi Young-jin and Under-Secretary-General Alain Le Roy, on Côte d’Ivoire
  • Special Representative Margaret Vogt, on Central African Republic
  • Special Representative Radhika Coomaraswamy and representatives from DPKO and UNICEF, on children and armed conflict
  • Under-Secretary-General B. Lynn Pascoe, on LRA-affected areas, DPA Issues and Libya
  • Under-Secretary-General Alain Le Roy and Force Commanders, on Peacekeeping Operations
  • Special Coordinator Michael Williams on Lebanon
  • Special Coordinator Robert H. Serry on the Middle East Peace Process
  • Head of UNAMA Staffan de Mistura, on Afghanistan
  • Head of UNAMID Ibrahim Gambari, on Darfur
  • Executive Director of the UN Environment Programme Achim Steiner, on Climate Change

Important Dates over the Horizon

  • The Liberian constitutional referendum is scheduled for August.
  • There will be an open meeting organised by the Counterterrorism Committee to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the adoption of resolution 1373 and the establishment of the Committee in late-August or September.
  • Legislative and presidential elections in Liberia are expected in October.

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