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- OCHA: Humanitarian Coordinator for Libya El Hillo condemns increasing attacks on civilians, calls for the respect of international humanitarian law and protection of civilians [EN/AR]. 8 Oct 2019
- UNSMIL: UNSMIL shocked by attack on a civilian-populated area in Tripoli killing young children. 14 Oct 2019
- UNDP: Strengthening Local Capacities for Resilience and Recovery Project Updates Phase II. 14 Oct 2019
- UNHCR: Libya: Activities at Disembarkation, Monthly Update - September 2019. 11 Oct 2019
- UNHCR: UNHCR Update Libya (11 October 2019) [EN/AR]. 11 Oct 2019
CONSEIL DE SÉCURITÉ 8633E SÉANCE – MATIN
CS/13973 7 OCTOBRE 2019
Le Conseil de sécurité a été appelé, ce matin, à « sortir des mots et passer aux actes » pour renforcer son appui aux organisations régionales africaines dans la prévention des conflits sur le continent, plutôt que de devoir régler des crises déjà en cours. Les outils sont là, mais ils ne sont pas utilisés, ont déploré plusieurs orateurs.
8633rd Meeting (AM)
Support from the United Nations and its regional partners in Africa is crucial to addressing the root causes of conflict and galvanizing locally-owned, women-led peace efforts, the Security Council heard today during a far-reaching debate on the role of preventive diplomacy across the continent.
By Filippo Grandi, United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
07 October 2019
Ladies and Gentlemen,
Point 63 de l’ordre du jour provisoire
Rapport du Haut-Commissaire des Nations Unies pour les réfugiés, questions relatives aux réfugiés, aux rapatriés et aux déplacés et questions humanitaires
The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) is a global norm, unanimously adopted by heads of state and government at the 2005 UN World Summit, aimed at preventing and halting Genocide, War Crimes, Ethnic Cleansing and Crimes Against Humanity. R2P stipulates that: » Every State has the Responsibility to Protect its populations from the four mass atrocity crimes (Pillar I). » The wider international community has the responsibility to encourage and assist individual States in meeting that responsibility (Pillar II).
Interpeace’s 2018 Annual Report, “Trust Matters” illustrates how we are working to foster and promote trust in conflict-affected regions of the world.
L’activité du Conseil de sécurité durant le mois d’août sera marquée par « quatre évènements phares » portant sur les enfants dans les conflits armés, le droit humanitaire international, les conflits au Moyen-Orient et les victimes de violences religieuses, a indiqué aujourd’hui la Représentante permanente de la Pologne, Mme Joanna Wronecka, dont le pays succède ce mois-ci au Pérou à la présidence du Conseil.
An open debate on children and armed conflict on 2 August and a high-level briefing on international humanitarian law on 13 August will be among the highlights of the Security Council’s programme for August, Joanna Wronecka (Poland), Council President for the month, said today.
The Responsibility to Protect (R2P) is a global norm, unanimously adopted by heads of state and government at the 2005 UN World Summit, aimed at preventing and halting Genocide, War Crimes, Ethnic Cleansing and Crimes Against Humanity. R2P stipulates that:
"Every State has the Responsibility to Protect its populations from the four mass atrocity crimes (Pillar I). "
"The wider international community has the responsibility to encourage and assist individual States in meeting that responsibility (Pillar II)."
ACAPS Humanitarian Access Overview provides a snapshot of the most challenging contexts regarding humanitarian access.
France will hold the presidency in March. France and Germany, the Council president in April, will hold a “joint presidency” covering both months.
There will be one open debate on combating the financing of terrorism, during which a resolu-tion may be adopted.
The Council is expected to carry out a visiting mission to Mali. A briefing on the visiting mission and a ministerial meeting on Mali with the par-ticipation of Malian Prime Minister Soumeylou Boubèye Maïga are scheduled shortly after the delegation returns.
Equatorial Guinea will have the presidency in February. It will organise a high-level debate on “Mercenary activities as a source of insecurity and destabilization in Africa”, with the Central African sub-region as a focus. President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo of Equatorial Guinea is expected to preside. President Obiang will also chair an open debate on the AU initiative “Silencing the Guns in Africa”. A debate on transnational organised crime at sea is also planned.