Peacekeeping

Peacekeeping

20 November 2018
SG/SM/19355-SC/13594-PKO/760

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the Security Council open debate on “peace and security in Africa:  strengthening peacekeeping operations in Africa”, in New York today:

20 November 2018
SC/13952

Strengthening cooperation with the African Union, including by providing it with adequate financing, is key to strengthening peacekeeping operations on the continent, speakers told the Security Council as it held a day-long open debate on that subject.

18 November 2018
SC/13588-PKO/759

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Ma Zhaoxu (China):

17 November 2018
SG/SM/19348-PKO/758

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres:

15 November 2018
SG/SM/19345-PKO/756

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres:

15 November 2018
SC/13583-PKO/757

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Ma Zhaoxu (China):

8 November 2018
SG/A/1838-BIO/5158-PKO/755

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Major General Cheryl Pearce of Australia as Force Commander of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP).

27 October 2018
SC/13557-PKO/753

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Sacha Sergio Llorentty Solíz (Bolivia):

27 October 2018
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The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

25 September 2018
SG/SM/19241-PKO/752

Following are UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ remarks to the high‑level meeting on Action for Peacekeeping, in New York today:

21 September 2018
SC/13518

The Security Council today adopted a resolution aimed at enhancing the performance of peacekeeping personnel at all levels, both at Headquarters and in the field, stressing the need to improve posture, behaviour, leadership, initiative and accountability while effectively promoting international peace and security.

12 September 2018
SC/13499

The more than $7 billion spent annually on United Nations peacekeeping operations must achieve its best possible value on the ground, speakers emphasized today, as the Security Council considered how best to improve mission performance and hold failures accountable.

6 September 2018
SC/13487

As the United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH) prepares for the transition to a non-peacekeeping presence, beginning in October 2019, challenges, including the recent protest against planned fuel price hikes, continue to impede progress made, exposing the fragility of that country’s security and socioeconomic situation and demonstrating the need for strong rule of law legislation, a senior official told the Security Council today.

31 August 2018
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United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Jeanine Hennis-Plasschaert of the Netherlands as his Special Representative for Iraq and Head of the United Nations Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI).  She will succeed Ján Kubiš of Slovakia, to whom the Secretary-General is grateful for his service.

30 August 2018
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United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Lieutenant General Dennis Gyllensporre of Sweden as Force Commander of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA).

24 August 2018
SC/13465-PKO/749

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Karen Pierce (United Kingdom):

24 August 2018
SG/SM/19179-PKO/748

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres:

9 August 2018
SC/13451-PKO/746

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Karen Pierce (United Kingdom):

1 August 2018
SG/A/1822-BIO/5112-PKO/745

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres announced today the appointment of Helen Meagher La Lime of the United States as his Special Representative for Haiti and Head of the United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti (MINUJUSTH).

13 July 2018
GA/12040

The General Assembly adopted a consensus resolution today endorsing the proposals, recommendations and conclusions of the Special Committee on Peacekeeping Operations from its 2018 substantive session and urging Member States, the Secretariat and relevant United Nations organs to take all necessary steps to implement them.