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MIL-OSI United Nations: Concerned about Terrorism, Organized Crime in West Africa, Security Council Stresses Regional Office Needs Adequate Resources for Conflict Prevention

By   /  August 11, 2018  /  24-7, Climate, Climate Change, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Regions/Africa, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Concerned about Terrorism, Organized Crime in West Africa, Security Council Stresses Regional Office Needs Adequate Resources for Conflict Prevention

Source: United Nations 4 Noting the increased demands on the United Nations Office for West Africa (UNOWAS), the Security Council today underscored the need for adequate resources, while reiterating its concern about the region’s challenging security situation, notably threats posed by terrorism and transnational organized crime. In presidential statement S/PRST/2018/16 — presented by Stephen Hickey (United Kingdom), […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council Presidential Statement Requests Strategic Review of Central Africa Office Mandate

By   /  August 11, 2018  /  24-7, Climate, Climate Change, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Regions/Africa, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council Presidential Statement Requests Strategic Review of Central Africa Office Mandate

Source: United Nations 4 The Security Council, noting the Secretary-General’s recommendation that the mandate of the United Nations Regional Office for Central Africa (UNOCA) be extended for another three years from 1 September, requested today that he conduct a strategic review of the Office’s mandate and activities. Through presidential statement S/PRST/2018/17, presented by Stephen Hickey (United Kingdom), its […]

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Secretary-General Hails Decision by Joint Summit of Central, West African States to Sign Criminal Cooperation Agreement by Year’s End

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24-7, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Regions/Africa, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Secretary-General Hails Decision by Joint Summit of Central, West African States to Sign Criminal Cooperation Agreement by Year’s End

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres: The Secretary-General commends the Central and West African regions for their successful joint summit of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) on peace, security, stability and the fight […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Hails Decision by Joint Summit of Central, West African States to Sign Criminal Cooperation Agreement by Year’s End

By   /  August 3, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, English, Global Bodies, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Regions/Africa, Terrorism, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Statements and Messages, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Hails Decision by Joint Summit of Central, West African States to Sign Criminal Cooperation Agreement by Year’s End

Source: United Nations 4 The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary‑General António Guterres: The Secretary-General commends the Central and West African regions for their successful joint summit of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the Economic Community of Central African States (ECCAS) on peace, security, stability and the fight […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Joint Communiqué Issued by Members of United Nations Security Council, African Union Peace and Security Council

By   /  July 20, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, Banking and Finance, Culture, English, Environment, European Union, Global Bodies, gun control, Human Rights, Justice, law, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Pacific, Police, Regions/Africa, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Joint Communiqué Issued by Members of United Nations Security Council, African Union Peace and Security Council

Source: United Nations 4 The members of the United Nations Security Council and the African Union Peace and Security Council held their twelfth annual joint consultative meeting in New York on 19 July 2018. The members of the United Nations Security Council and the African Union Peace and Security Council reaffirmed the primary responsibility of the Security […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council: African Union | Meetings Coverage and Press Releases

By   /  July 19, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, Banking and Finance, English, Global Bodies, gun control, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Open Source Intel, Regions/Africa, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Security Council: African Union | Meetings Coverage and Press Releases

Source: United Nations 4 Note:  A complete summary of today’s Security Council meeting will be made available after its conclusion. Briefings SAHLE-WORK ZEWDE, Special Representative to the African Union and Head of the United Nations Office to the African Union, introduced the Secretary-General’s report titled “Strengthening the partnership between the United Nations and the African […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Appoints Hanna S. Tetteh of Ghana Director-General of United Nations Office at Nairobi

By   /  July 14, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, English, Global Bodies, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, NATO, Open Source Intel, Regions/Africa, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release/Biographical Note, UN Bodies/Secretary-General/Appointments, United Nations  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Secretary-General Appoints Hanna S. Tetteh of Ghana Director-General of United Nations Office at Nairobi

Source: United Nations 4 United Nations Secretary‑General António Guterres today announced the appointment of Hanna S. Tetteh of Ghana as Director‑General of the United Nations Office at Nairobi.  She succeeds Sahle‑Work Zewde, who has been appointed as Special Representative to the African Union and Head of the United Nations Office to the African Union. Ms. […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Weak Institutions, Gender Inequality Creating Environment Ripe for Extremism in Africa, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Security Council

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Aid, Budget, Business, China, Climate, Climate Change, Commerce, Crime, Culture, Economy, Education, Employment, English, Environment, Fiscal Updates, Fisheries, France, Germany, Global Bodies, Health, Human Rights, Investment, Justice, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, NATO, Open Source Intel, Peoples Republic Of China, Regions/Africa, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Russia, Sweden, Technology, Terrorism, Theme/Women and gender issues, Trade, Type of Document/Meetings Coverage, UN Bodies/Security Council, United Kingdom, United Nations, United States of America, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Weak Institutions, Gender Inequality Creating Environment Ripe for Extremism in Africa, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Security Council

Source: United Nations 4 There can be no peace, security or development without the involvement of women at all levels of decision‑making and peace processes, the Security Council heard today during a briefing from senior officials who just returned from a visit to the Sahel region, where women and girls pay a stark cost for […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Time to Move from Frameworks to Action, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Security Council, Reporting on Mission to Sahel

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Budget, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, Culture, Economy, English, Environment, Exploration, fish, Gas, Global Bodies, Health, Investment, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Oil, Open Source Intel, Regions/Africa, Sweden, Theme/Women and gender issues, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Time to Move from Frameworks to Action, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Security Council, Reporting on Mission to Sahel

Source: United Nations 4 Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, to the Security Council meeting on women, peace and security in the Sahel, in New York today: Let me begin by thanking the President of the Security Council for convening this meeting on women, peace and security in the […]

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MIL-OSI United Nations: Africa’s Transformation Clearly Under Way, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Summit, Pledging that United Nations Will Continue to Reinforce, Support It

By   /  July 7, 2018  /  24-7, Africa, Climate, Climate Change, Crude, Economy, Education, English, Exploration, Gas, Global Bodies, gun control, Health, Human Rights, Investment, law, Legal, Media Intelligence, MIL OSI, MIL OSI - United Nations, Mining, Oil, Open Source Intel, Police, Regions/Africa, Resource Exploitation, Resource Exploration, Technology, Terrorism, Trade, Type of Document/Press Release, UN Bodies/Deputy Secretary-General, United Nations, Weather  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI United Nations: Africa’s Transformation Clearly Under Way, Deputy Secretary-General Tells Summit, Pledging that United Nations Will Continue to Reinforce, Support It

Source: United Nations 4 (Delayed for technical reasons) Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks to the thirty-first ordinary session of the African Union, as prepared for delivery, in Nouakchott, Mauritania, 1 July: On behalf of the United Nations, I thank His Excellency President Mohammed Ould Abdel Aziz, the Government and people of Mauritania […]

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