• February 2009


    Monthly Forecast

    In February, Council members are expected to be monitoring the political situation and humanitarian crisis in Zimbabwe closely. It is unclear whether or when this might evolve into more concrete discussions.

  • 9 July 2008

    Update Report No. 1: Zimbabwe

    Update Report

    The Council is considering a draft resolution on Zimbabwe, which may be put to a vote this week.  The resolution, drafted by theUnited States, imposes an arms embargo and targeted sanctions on fourteen Zimbabwean individuals considered most responsible for the violent crisis in the country.  It also calls for an immediate end to 

  • 28 April 2008

    Update Report No. 5: Zimbabwe

    Update Report

    On 29 April the Council is expected to be briefed by the UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Lynn Pascoe, in private consultations on the situation in Zimbabwe. No formal statement or decision is expected at this stage.

  • 19 December 2005

    Update Report No.5: Zimbabwe

    Update Report

    On 27 July, the Security Council convened in a private meeting on Zimbabwe under Rule 48 of the Provisional Rules of Procedure. Although private, the meeting was an official meeting of the Council, as opposed to the unofficial "informal consultations," which are always closed. This was unusual in several respects.