UN Security Council Archive

  • This is a old post, published this past March by Brazil’s former foreign minister Celso Amorim, but it is well worth sharing still. Let’s take first the simple reality of […]

    Brazil: Let Us In

    This is a old post, published this past March by Brazil’s former foreign minister Celso Amorim, but it is well worth sharing still. Let’s take first the simple reality of […]

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  • No surprise here. India has already announced its support for a second term for Ban Ki-Moon. That decision and the increasing possibility of the government securing the first additional permanent […]

    A 2012 rematch not in the cards

    No surprise here. India has already announced its support for a second term for Ban Ki-Moon. That decision and the increasing possibility of the government securing the first additional permanent […]

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  • Nine new members of the Committee on the Rights of the Child were elected yesterday by states party to the Convention. MMDNewswire has details from the meeting and the vote […]

    Morning Memo

    Nine new members of the Committee on the Rights of the Child were elected yesterday by states party to the Convention. MMDNewswire has details from the meeting and the vote […]

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  • Russia is the latest Security Council permanent member to express support for a permanent seat for India, according to the Wall Street Journal. [Russian President Dmitry] Medvedev on Tuesday offered […]

    Four down, one to go

    Russia is the latest Security Council permanent member to express support for a permanent seat for India, according to the Wall Street Journal. [Russian President Dmitry] Medvedev on Tuesday offered […]

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  • It appears that elections to the Organization Committee of the Peacebuilding Commission are about wrapped up. The General Assembly will elect 5 members of the Peacebuilding Commission’s Organizational Committee as […]

    PBC Elections finally underway, part 2

    It appears that elections to the Organization Committee of the Peacebuilding Commission are about wrapped up. The General Assembly will elect 5 members of the Peacebuilding Commission’s Organizational Committee as […]

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  • November was a busy month on unrelated projects, and few developments in the UN elections front, thus my recent absence. Let me get started again by acknowledge taking far too […]

    The Permanent (Membership) Debate

    November was a busy month on unrelated projects, and few developments in the UN elections front, thus my recent absence. Let me get started again by acknowledge taking far too […]

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  • UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is confident of being elected to a second term. He says he will confirm his intention to “when the appropriate opportunity comes.” On Wednesday, Ban appointed […]

    Morning Memo

    UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is confident of being elected to a second term. He says he will confirm his intention to “when the appropriate opportunity comes.” On Wednesday, Ban appointed […]

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