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  • 10 March 2006

    S/2006/156

    UN Documents

    This was a letter from the Permanent Representative of the Congo to the United Nations forwarding a communiqué issued by the 46th meeting of the Peace and Security Council of the African Union containing the PSC decision to renew African Union Mission in Sudan (AMIS) until 30 September and accept the transition "in principle". Read more

  • March 2006

    Burundi

    Monthly Forecast

    The Council will discuss the Secretary-General's drawdown plan for the UN Operation in Burundi (ONUB) and possible adjustments to its mandate. The plan will be presented in a report from the Secretary-General due by 15 March. Read more

  • March 2006

    Sudan

    Monthly Forecast

    The Council will renew the mandate of the UN Mission in Sudan (UNMIS). But the major focus of attention will be the transition from the AU operation in Darfur (AMIS) to a new UN operation. If the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) ministerial meeting on 3 March endorses the transition, this will open the way for the Council to work on the details of the mandate for the UN operation in March. Read more

  • March 2006

    Côte d’Ivoire

    Monthly Forecast

    In early March the Council will review the situation in Côte d'Ivoire in light of a briefing from the Secretariat. The future of an infantry company from the UN Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) to Côte d'Ivoire, deployed in February, will also arise and these discussions may lead to a review of the tasks and the troop level of the UN Operation in Côte d'Ivoire (UNOCI) later in the month. A new resolution is possible. Read more

  • 20 February 2006

    Update Report No. 3: Sexual Exploitation and Abuse by UN Peacekeeping Personnel

    Update Report

    On 23 February the Council will hold an open meeting on the issue of sexual exploitation and abuse by peacekeeping personnel. No formal outcome is expected. Read more

  • 31 January 2006

    S/RES/1654

    UN Documents

    This was a resolution on the Democratic Republic of the Congo requesting the Secretary-General to re-establish the Group of Experts for a period expiring on 31 July 2006. Read more

  • February 2006

    Sudan/Darfur

    Monthly Forecast

    The Council will take an increasingly active interest in the AU/UN discussions on a future role for the UN in Darfur following the decision of the AU Peace and Security Council (PSC) on 12 January to approve in principle a transition from the AU Mission in Sudan (AMIS) to the UN, "within the framework of the partnership between the AU and the UN". The final decision will be taken later in March; and the confirmation by the Secretary-General after his lunch meeting with the Council on the same day that the Secretariat will be preparing contingency plans. Read more

  • 25 January 2006

    S/PRST/2006/4

    UN Documents

    This presidential statement deplored LRA's insurgency in the North of Uganda which has caused the death, abduction and displacement of thousands of innocent civilians in Uganda, Sudan and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Read more

  • 24 January 2006

    Update Report No. 8: Great Lakes

    Update Report

    The Council will hold a ministerial-level debate on the Great Lakes on 27 January. It will be preceded by an Arria-style meeting with NGOs today. A draft resolution is in the final stages of negotiation and is expected to be adopted during the ministerial meeting. Read more

  • 13 January 2006

    Update Report No. 4: Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

    Update Report

    More than six weeks after the Secretary-General, in his 28 November report (S/2005/740) on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict, recommended that the Security Council adopt a resolution: Read more

  • 6 January 2006

    Update Report No. 2: Security Council Subsidiary Bodies

    Update Report

    The Security Council has finalised the appointments of its 2006 chairpersons to Council subsidiary bodies, sanctions committees and working groups on 4 January. Chairpersons for the Informal Working Group on General Issues related to Sanctions and for the Informal Working Group on Documentation and other Procedural Issues was agreed on 31 January. Read more

  • 28 December 2005

    S/2005/832

    UN Documents

    This was the twentieth report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Read more

  • January 2006

    Great Lakes Initiative

    Monthly Forecast

    An international conference on the Great Lakes region, initially scheduled for December, has been postponed with no new date set yet. However, the idea is emerging, promoted by Tanzania as Council President for January, of a major focus in the Council in January on the regional dimensions of the Great Lakes situation. Read more

  • 21 December 2005

    S/RES/1650

    UN Documents

    This resolution extended the UN Operation in Burundi (ONUB) until 1 July 2005 and authorised the sharing of troops between UN Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (MONUC) and the UN Operation in Burundi (ONUB). Read more

  • 21 December 2005

    S/RES/1649

    UN Documents

    This resolution strengthened sanctions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Read more