Press releases

Security Council Press Statement on the activities of the United Nations Office for West Africa

Jul 8, 2011 | GermanyUN

The members of the Security Council noted with satisfaction the significant progress made towards greater stability and peace in West Africa. They welcomed the positive developments in the areas of post-conflict recovery and peace-building,

Children and Armed Conflict - launch of the exhibit 'In their own words: 'Attacks on Schools and Hospitals' in Children's Drawings'

Jul 7, 2011 | GermanyUN

In partnership with Watchlist on Children and Armed Conflict, the German Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Guido Westerwelle will launch the exhibit 'In their own words: 'Attacks on Schools and Hospita...

Press Statement by the Security Council on the Central African Republic

Jul 7, 2011 | GermanyUN

The members of the Council acknowledge the efforts made by the Independent Electoral Commission (IEC) and the authorities of the Central African Republic to organize peaceful presidential and legislative elections. They note that the near absence of a political opposition in the democratic institutions of the Central African Republic since the elections may constitute a considerable challenge to the process of national reconciliation and nation building.

Text of Resolution 1995 (2011) on the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) as adopted by the Security Council

Jul 6, 2011 | GermanyUN

The Security Council,            Taking note of the letter to the President of the Council from the Secretary-General dated 20 May 2011 (S/2011/329), attaching a letter from the President of the Inte...