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Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1740 (2007), in which the Council established the United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) in response to the request of the Government of Nepal and the Communist Party of Nepal (...
UN, (2007)
Time is Short for the Parties to Create Conditions for UNMIN’s Orderly Departure In 61 days, UNMIN’s mandate will expire. Two months have already passed since the Government requested a final extension, and the Security Council agreed. Under the four-point agreement of 13 September, UNMIN was to be asked to stay for a final four ...
UNMIN, (2011)
Extension of UNMIN and Peace Process in Nepal UN has adopted the resolution to extend the UNMIN’s tenure after the Prime Minister Madhav Kumar Nepal and UCPN(M) Chairman Pushpa Kamal Dahal, signed the four point agreement on September 13, 2010, renewing the peace deal and agreeing upon UNMIN's e...
UNMIN, (2010)
UNMIN Factsheet 2 - Monitoring the Management of Arms and Armed Personnel UNMIN’s mandate for the monitoring of arms and armed personnel of the Nepal Army and the Maoist army reflects the requests and commitments of the then Seven-Party Alliance Government and the CPN (Maoist) in three key peace process documents; their re...
UNMIN, (2006)
UNMIN Newsletter: Fact Sheet 7 (Children and Politics) Nepali law defines children as people below the age of 16 years while international law defines children as being under 18. Nepal ratified the Convention on the Rights of the Child in 1990 and Optional Protocol on the involvement of children in armed...
UNMIN, (2008)
RSG Karin Landgren's Interview on Kantipur TV Just over a week ago, the United Nations Security Council extended the mandate of the United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) by four months. That means UNMIN will remain with us till 15th of September. This is the 6th time UNMIN's term has been exte...
UNMIN, (2010)
Farhan Haq, Associate spokesperson for Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Noon Briefing "The UN Mission in Nepal is acting clearly within its mandate and consistently with calls by the Security Council for the parties to take advantage of the UN Mission in Nepal’s expertise and readiness to support the peace process, in order to facilit...
UNMIN, (2010)
Tamrat Samuel Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Address at the Sudur Paschim Mahotsav (Far-Western Festival) Organised by the Kailali Chamber of Commerce and Industry Dhangadhi, Ian Martin, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal, was not able to attend, and sends his best wishes for a successful festival. I congratulate the Kailali Chamber of Commerce and Industry for organizing this 10-day festival, wh...
UNMIN, (2007)
Transcript of Question and Answer During the Press Conference of Representative of the Secretary-General Ms. Karin Landgren (31 July 2009) "Under the agreements that were reached, the disqualified Maoist army personnel were to be discharged immediately. Obviously that didn’t happen. They have been sitting in the cantonments for about two years after their anticipated discharge date. Now...
UNMIN, (2009)
UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs B. Lynn Pascoe’s Press Briefing (4 December 2010) I think it's very clear that the Security Council has decided, as it works its way through this, that this would be the last extension of UNMIN. The parties have time to make the decisions that need to be made. The broad decisions are important, and ...
UNMIN, (2010)
Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General Mr. Koirala’s death is a huge loss for Nepal and its ongoing peace process. As a friend of the United Nations and a staunch believer in its ideals and principles, Mr. Koirala will be remember ed as a strong voice of multilateralism and global coopera...
UNMIN, (2010)
Press Conference by Head of Nepal Mission “Our aim is the earliest possible completion of UNMIN’s mandate, but also the sustained and intensified support of the United Nations system and the international community to peace development and change in Nepal." #UNMIN #PeaceProcess #Political...
UN, (2008)
Press Conference by Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Nepal The United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) was expected to remain in the South Asian monarchy-turned-republic for a further six months, as major political parties struggled to form a unified Government after almost a decade of civil war, Ian Martin,...
UN, (2008)
Press Conference on Extension of Mandate for United Nations Mission In Nepal (23 July 2009) Speaking at a Headquarters press conference, she said the leaders were in active discussions about the steps and structures that could restore significant momentum to the process. There was also a need for regular dialogue among them to improve the ...
UNMIN, (2009)
Press Release (17 June 2008) UNMIN welcomes the completion of the work of the Commission established by the Government of Nepal to investigate the helicopter accident that took place in Bethan VDC of Ramechhap district on 3 March 2008. We wish to acknowledge the magnitude of the...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release (19 May 2008) The United Nations Mission in Nepal condemns the killing of Ram Hari Shrestha which commanders of the Maoist army have acknowledged to UNMIN was committed by members of the Maoist army. This act is a serious breach of the commitments made in the Agre...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release 73rd Meeting of Joint Monitoring Coordination Committee Participants at the meeting, including representatives of the Nepal Army and the Maoist army, discussed the reports connected to the killing of Ram Hari Shrestha. JMCC chairman General Wilhelmsen shared the results of the preliminary inquiry conducte...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release on the occasion of Security Council visit to Chhauni and MCS 1 The delegation inspected the UNMIN monitored weapon storage arrangements in Chhauni Barracks and Chulachuli, and were briefed on the UN Mission’s arms monitoring mandate.The delegation also met with representatives of the Nepal Army and the Maoist ar...
UNMIN, (2009)
Press Release: Secretary-General to appoint Karin Landgren as his Representative in Nepal Ms. Landgren has many years of political, managerial and international law experience with the United Nations. She was the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) country representative to Eritrea, Singapore and Bosnia and Herzegovina. #UNMIN #Peca...
UNMIN, (2009)
Press Release: Under-Secretary-General Pascoe calls on parties in Nepal to transform urgency into action on peace process “There is no doubt that the 15 January deadline for UNMIN’s withdrawal has created a new sense of urgency among the parties, and more focused thinking on how to end the prolonged stasis is taking place,” #UNMIN #PeaceProcess #PeaceAgreements ...
UNMIN, (2010)
Press Release:100th meeting of Joint Monitoring Coordination Committee To commemorate THE 100th meeting of the Joint Monitoring Coordination Committee (JMCC), the Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Karin Landgren, addressed the members of the JMCC, paying tribute to their consistent engagement in this crit...
UNMIN, (2009)
Press Statement (26 October 2008) Some media reports have suggested that the weapons retained for security of Maoist leaders were by agreement with UNMIN, and that UNMIN can withdraw such agreement. In fact such weapons were retained on the basis of an agreement signed between the t...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Statement (Ceasefire code of conduct) The Secretary-General, has written to the Minister of Defence, reiterating UNMIN’s view that any new recruitment by the Nepal Army or the Maoist army would be a breach of the Ceasefire Code of Conduct, the Comprehensive Peace Agreement and the Agreem...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Statement: On Registration and Verification of Maoist Army Personnel The Agreement on Monitoring of the Management of Arms and Armies (AMMAA) signed by the Government of Nepal and the CPN-M on 8 December 2006 sets out criteria for the definition of “Maoist army combatants.” There are only two conditions of eligibility...
UNMIN, (2009)
Press Statement: Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Karin Landgren’s Press Briefing The briefing to the Security Council was an opportunity to highlight some of the achievements of the peace process, and the contribution of UNMIN, working within a very narrow mandate.The Council is expected to meet to adopt a resolution on 14 Januar...
UNMIN, (2011)
Q & A with Grant Milthorpe, UNMIN’s Senior Mine Action Adviser UNMIN’s Mine Action Unit is currently undertaking an assessment of in the Central and Mid-Western regions, which had the highest IED casualty rates, and is working very closely with local authorities, civil society and local NGOs to ascertain the ext...
UNMIN, (2008)
Secretary-General Appoints Aracelly Santana of Ecuador as Deputy Special United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today announced the appointment of Aracelly Santana of Ecuador as his Deputy Special Representative for Nepal and Deputy Head of the United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN). Ms. Santana, presently the Chie...
UNMIN, (2008)
Secretary-General Appoints Karin Landgren of Sweden Deputy Special Representative, United Nations Mission in Nepal Ms. Landgren will bring to the United Nations Mission in Nepal many years of political, managerial and international law experience with the United Nations in a number of duty stations. Her service with the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) inc...
UN, (2008)
Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict visit to Nepal to finalize the release of minors from Maoist army cantonments The focus of the visit will be on ensuring progress in the discharge of nearly 3,000 Maoist army personnel verified as minors during the United Nations-led verification process completed in December 2007. The children should all have been discharged ...
UN, (2009)
Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict: Press Conference in Kathmandu (5 Dec 2008) It is my pleasure to introduce to you Radhika Coomaraswamy, the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict. It’s a post that Secretary-General Kofi Annan appointed her to in April 2006 and Secretary-general Ban Ki...
UNMIN, (2008)
Statement Attributable to the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General on Nepal He is saddened by developments leading to this resignation, he is encouraged by the Maoist party's assurances of its commitment to the peace process, including continued participation in the drafting of the constitution. #UNMIN #AMMAA #PeaceProces...
UN, (2009)
Statement attributable to the Spokesperson of the Secretary-General (3 May 2009) The Secretary-General is seriously concerned about the current political crisis in Nepal centred on the relationship between the Government and the Chief of Army Staff, and the possible risks posed to the peace process. #UNMIN...
UNMIN, (2009)
Statement to the Press: Ian Martin Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal (10 April 2008) I congratulate the people of Nepal, who have demonstrated their commitment to democracy by turning out in large numbers to vote in today’s historic Constituent Assembly election. I also congratulate the Election Commission on its conduct of the poll....
UNMIN, (2008)
Third UNMIN report on conditions for the 10 April Constituent Assembly Election “The aim of UNMIN’s regular public reporting is to encourage the political parties and all Nepalis to create a free and fair atmosphere for this coming week’s Constituent Assembly election,” #UNMIN #Election #PoliticalViolence #HumanRights...
UNMIN, (2008)
Visit of the Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict During the visit, Ms. Coomaraswamy will ascertain first hand the impact of the conflict on children. She will pay particular attention to the issue of the release and the reintegration of former child soldiers as well as the current use of children b...
UNMIN, (2008)
Ian Martin Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General The parties to Nepal’s peace process asked for the assistance of the United Nations with a view to creating a free and fair atmosphere for the election of the Constituent Assembly, and the seven parties have now committed themselves to achieving this...
UNMIN, (2007)
Ian Martin Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Statement to the Press on the Occasion of International Women’s Day The celebration of this year’s International Women’s Day coincides with a historic moment in Nepal: preparation for the Constituent Assembly election which is a major step in the democratic transition to economic and social change in an inclusive Nep...
UNMIN, (2008)
On The Occasion of The Performance of Naya Adhyaya, A Joint UNFPA/UNMIN Street Theatre Project on Women and The Peace Process The United Nations is committed to the equality of women and men, and is working to help overcome the obstacles to their participation in all aspects of public life. In 2000, the UN Security Council passed its Resolution 1325, which calls for the rep...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Conference:Simon Hermes Regional Head, Mid-Western region, United Nations Mission in Nepal and Kieran Dwyer Spokesperson, United Nations Mission in Nepal "UNMIN is not monitoring this election. UNMIN is assisting the Election Commission to prepare and conduct the election. That is what UNMIN’s role is in relation to the Constituent Assembly election: to give technical assistance to Nepal’s independent...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release The United Nations Mission in Nepal has been advised by Nepal Police of the arrest on 20 March of Mr Babbu Singh Thakur, who has been charged with illegal possession of a weapon. These charges are a matter for the police and courts. #UNMIN ...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release UNMIN has had contact with local authorities at Ramechhap district, who advise that a helicopter has crashed in the vicinity of the Bethan village, that the helicopter has been located and that there are fatalities. UNMIN has sent a party by road to ...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release 30 March 2008 second UNMIN Report on Conditions for the 10 April Constituent Assembly Election The report notes that campaigning has continued in an enthusiastic and relatively peaceful manner across much of the country, but emphasizes the significant number of districts have experienced a surge in incidents involving clashes between different...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release: Arrival of Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Ms Angela Kane The main purpose of Angela Kane’s visit is to apprise herself of the work of UNMIN in support of the peace process and the preparations for the Constituent Assembly election. In addition to working meetings with UNMIN, she will participate in meeti...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release: UPDATE: 3rd March 2008 UNMIN is able to confirm that the helicopter which crashed in Ramechhap district late this afternoon was carrying seven UN personnel and three crew members. UNMIN is not in a position at this time to provide any further information, but will provide ...
UNMIN, (2008)
Press Release:Update on UNMIN Helicopter Crash (UNMIN) is able to confirm that forensic doctors working at the Tribhuvan University Teaching Hospital in Kathmandu have positively identified the bodies of five of the ten people who died in the crash of the UNMIN helicopter on 3 March, in Ramechhap...
UNMIN, (2008)
PRESS STATEMENT: 22nd December 2008 UNMIN has today completed the second stage of registration and verification of Maoist army combatants, in accordance with the Agreement on Monitoring of the Management of Arms and Armies (AMMAA). The last combatants to be verified were those retaine...
UNMIN, (2007)
PRESS STATEMENT: Ian Martin Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General "I am pleased, and I know the Security Council will be pleased, that I will be briefing them in the knowledge that a date has been set for the Constituent Assembly election. A credible CA election is a key step in the peace process and a means to con...
UNMIN, (2008)
Statement to the Press : Andrew MacGregor Regional Head, Eastern region, United Nations Mission in Nepal 'The United Nations Security Council responded positively to the request of the Government of Nepal on 23 January, and extended UNMIN’s mandate by six months. Member States were once again unanimous in their support of Nepal’s peace process. Both th...
UNMIN, (2008)
Statement to the Press: Ian Martin, Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal (28 February 2008) I warmly welcome today’s agreement between the Seven-Party Alliance Government and the United Democratic Madhesi Front. Its implementation will be an important contribution to the election of an inclusive Constituent Assembly in a conducive climate....
UNMIN, (2008)
Statement to the Press:Ian Martin, Special Representative of the Secretary General in Nepal (18 February 2008) I am deeply concerned at incidents in several towns and other locations in the Tarai which have resulted in one death and many serious injuries. In a number of places across the eastern, central and mid-western Tarai, OHCHR and UNMIN teams were pres...
UNMIN, (2008)
UNFPA and UNMIN Joint Statement to the Press on the Occasion of the Launch of Naya Adhyaya A joint UNFPA/UNMIN Street Theatre Project on Women and the Peace Process (18 November 2007) Naya Adhyaya has been developed by Sarwanam Theater, in conjunction with UNFPA and UNMIN. The play is based on research carried out in towns and villages across Nepal. It tells the story of a woman called Bina and her struggle for equal rights and re...
UNMIN, (2007)
UNMIN: Press Release (11 December 2007) In the final week of UNMIN's verification activities in the cantonments, the purpose of the visit is to offer political representatives of the Seven-Party Alliance an opportunity to see for themselves the verification process and to be briefed on tha...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Release -- UNMIN Provides Maoist Army Personnel Information to Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction The United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) today completed the process of providing Maoist army personnel information to the Ministry of Peace and Reconstruction, in accordance with a request of the Special Committee for the Supervision, Integration...
UNMIN, (2010)
Press Statement On UNMIN’s Arms Monitoring Mandate (28 August 2009) Recent media reports have portrayed UNMIN as responsible for the overall management and supervision of Maoist army cantonments, and movements of Maoist army personnel. This is not the role UNMIN has been asked to undertake. UNMIN does not have an enf...
UNMIN, (2009)
Address by Ian Martin Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal On the Occasion of International Day of the World’s Indigenous People Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon reported to the Security Council on 9 January this year: “If Nepal fails to meaningfully include traditionally marginalized groups in the peace process and in the election, and in the deliberations of the Constituent Ass...
UNMIN, (2007)
Briefing by Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Karin Landgren (22 September 2010) Surendra Phuyal (BBC Nepali Service): What will happen if Nepal’s peace process, especially the process of integration and rehabilitation remains incomplete. Is there any room for further extension of UNMIN’s mandate? RSG: I am working on the assump...
UNMIN, (2010)
United Nations Under Secretary-General for Political Affairs, B. Lynn Pascoe, Speaks to Media Persons on His Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport on Friday The United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) is here for only 43 more days. The time is really short. We are here to talk with people to see where the government and the political leaders are on their promise to make the decisions that ne...
UN, (2010)
Commencement of Second Phase of Registration of Maoist Army Personnel Postponed In view of the killings of Maoist cadres, including the murder of Dashrath Thakur in Saptari district on Tuesday and the murders of Binod Panta and Sheshmani Lamichhane in Rupandehi district yesterday, the leadership of the CPN (Maoist) has asked UNM...
UNMIN, (2007)
Ian Martin Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal There are a number of peace processes where there is implementation machinery defined which the United Nations participates in or supports. Indeed here in Nepal we were asked to be members of a broader advisory committee around the Peace Ministry. ...
UNMIN, (2007)
Ian Martin Special Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal: Press Conference (10 October 2007) It’s not for the UN to blame anyone and indeed I hope that others, the political parties, will concentrate not so much on deciding who is to blame as on deciding what is to be done now, and as I said sustaining their alliance in order to go forward. ...
UNMIN, (2007)
Ian Martin Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (30 August 2007) UNMIN is increasingly in the regions, including this region, and in the districts of the region. We now have district electoral advisers supporting districts electoral officers in 58 of the 75 districts of Nepal. And by the end of September we will h...
UNMIN, (2007)
Ian Martin Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (6 November 2007) The future of the monarchy is obviously not a matter on which the United Nations has taken or should take a position; nor is the electoral system, except for the desirability of respecting international good practice which is compatiblewith different...
UNMIN, (2007)
Ian Martin, Personal Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Dhangadi (23 August 2007) "This is just the second time in my life I have been to Dhangadhi. The first was in 2005, when I was the Representative for the High Commissioner for the Human Rights and that was a time when the armed conflict around Dhangadhi was very intense. So, ...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Conference (4 May 2007) Nepal was experiencing a very important moment in its peace process, particularly with the release of the first quarterly report on the activities of the United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN), Ian Martin, the Secretary-General’s Special Representat...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Release (14 September 2007) UNMIN has this morning monitored the movement of large numbers of Maoist army personnel outside the main cantonment site in Nawalparasi and its satellite sites, in the western region. This is a serious violation of commitments made in the agreement o...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Release: 20th August 2007 "The aim of the programme is to reach out to communities across the country to increase awareness about what UNMIN and the UN Country Team is doing to support Nepal's peace process. we hope Build confidence in the process, especially in the led up to...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Release:Secretary-General appoints Tamrat Samuel of Eritrea as his Deputy Special Representative for Nepal, Deputy Head of United Nations Mission Biographical Note Since 2003, Mr. Samuel has been Senior Political Affairs Officer responsible for the South Asia region within the Department of Political Affairs, with a primary focus on the United Nations efforts to help resolve the conflict in Nepal. He was closel...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Statement - Loss of life of two Nepali people (1 October 2007) The United Nations Mission in Nepal deeply regrets the loss of life of two Nepali people in an accident involving an UNMIN vehicle yesterday in the Far-Western region. UNMIN expresses its sincere condolences to the families of the deceased.At approxi...
UNMIN, (2007)
PRESS STATEMENT: Ian Martin Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General With Nepal’s peace process at a critical juncture, the United Nations had an opportunity to support that country’s best hope for sustaining the peace it had negotiated, Ian Martin the Secretary General’s Special Representative for Nepal told corresp...
UNMIN, (2007)
Press Statement: Ian Martin Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (16 July 2007) "I want to update you in particular on the two main aspects of UNMIN’s mandated support to the peace process: the monitoring of arms and armed personnel, and electoral support. As you know, the second stage of registration and verification of Maoist ...
UNMIN, (2007)
Security Council likely to extend UN’s Mission in Nepal – envoy “This crisis is not just the consequence of those two demands but also stems from growing mistrust amongst the parties to the peace agreement that. we have seen in recent weeks". #UNMIN ...
UNMIN, (2007)
A free and fair atmosphere in the villages: PRESS STATEMENT The clearest message I heard in the districts was the need for political parties to start working in the villages, to peacefully bring their political agenda to the people and explain why they should vote for them to represent them in the process of ...
UNMIN, (2007)
Clearing the Air: Karin landgren UNMIN is in Nepal in support of Nepal’s nationally-driven peace process, with specific tasks related to the monitoring of the management of arms and armies.Intended by the Security Council as a focused mission of limited duration, the Mission is now...
UNMIN, (2010)
Ian Martin Personal Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (29 December 2006) "Yesterday the first six UN arms monitors arrived in Kathmandu. Further arrivals in the next few days will bring the initial group to 15. They come from six countries - Canada, Guatemala, Indonesia, Jordan, Uruguay and Yemen – and join our four milit...
UNMIN, (2006)
Ian Martin, Personal Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal: Press Conference (17 December 2006) "..They assessed what would be the requirements in terms of personnel, how many monitors of arms and armies will be required, where will they be stationed. There have been reports that suggested that there was already a decision as to those numbers. ...
UNMIN, (2006)
Time is Short for the Parties to Create Conditions for UNMIN’s orderly Departure This commitment meant that significant progress should by now have been made on the integration and rehabilitation of Maoist army personnel. Delays are not unusual in any peace process, and in Nepal, all aspects have taken longer than foreseen. Deadl...
UNMIN, (2010)
UNMIN Mission Lexicon The United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) is a special political mission established by the UN Security Council,Resolution 1740,to support the peace process in Nepal:in particular,to assist in the conduct of the Constituent Assembly election in a f...
UNMIN, (2008)
Decisions of the Seven-Party Meeting A meeting of the top leaders of the seven parties was held today, 23 December 2007 (2064 Pus 8) at the Prime Minister’s residence in Baluwatar. Although the parties had differing views on the various topics that were discussed, the following decision...
UNMIN, (2007)
Secretary-General Declares Nepal Eligible for UN Peace building Fund (28 December 2007) 28 December 2007(New York) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon declared today that Nepal is eligible to receive assistance from the United Nations Peacebuilding Fund, set up a year ago to help countries emerging from conflict consolidate their gains and av...
UNMIN, (2007)
Secretary-General's Statement Upon Arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal "Well before I became Secretary-General I have watched with great interest the peace process that began to unfold in 2005 and its achievements. And since taking office I have given my full personal support to the work of the UN in support of the peac...
UNMIN, (2008)
Statement Attributable to the Spokesman for the Secretary-General on Nepal The Secretary-General welcomes the Government of Nepal's decision to lift the state of emergency over the weekend and to free in the last few weeks several political party leaders and activists. These were measures the Secretary-General had urged dur...
UN, (2005)
Statement by Representative of the Secretary-General Karin Landgren The United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN) congratulates Mr. Madhav Kumar Nepal on his election as Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal.UNMIN calls on all parties to cooperate in order to carry forward Nepal’s peace process, in...
UNMIN, (2009)
The Secretary-General - Message on the 50th Anniversary of Nepal's Continuous Participation in United Nations Peacekeeping Operations More than half of all the Member States of the United Nations contribute troops and police to peacekeeping operations. We are grateful to every one of them. But our special thanks go to the top contributors, of which Nepal ranks in the first five. Ov...
UN, (2008)
United Nations Completes Demolition of Explosive Items at Maoist Cantonment Site Kathmandu The United Nations Mine Action Team (UNMAT) today carried out the safe destruction of the last of the explosive items stored at the seven Maoist Cantonment Sites (MCS).The demolition of 65 explosive items held at MCS 6 in Dasharathpur, district of Su...
UN, (2009)
Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (10 July 2008) The convening on 28 May of the democratically elected Constituent Assembly was a milestone in the peace process in Nepal. The Assembly is to draft a new Constitution within the next two years and will also act as the legislature during this transiti...
UNMIN, (2008)
Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (13 July 2009) The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1864 (2009), by which the Council, following the request of the Government of Nepal and the recommendation of the Secretary-General, renewed the mandate of the United Nations Mi...
UNMIN, (2009)
Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (2 January 2009) The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1825 (2008), by which the Council, pursuant to the request of the Government of Nepal and the recommendation of the Secretary-General, renewed the mandate of the Nations Mission ...
UNMIN, (2009)
Report of the Secretary-General on the request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (24 April 2009) The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1864 (2009), by which the Council, pursuant to the request of the Government of Nepal and the recommendation of the Secretary-General, renewed the mandate of the United Nations ...
UNMIN, (2009)
Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (24 October 2008) The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1825 (2008), by which the Council, pursuant to the request of the Government of Nepal and the recommendation of the Secretary-General, renewed the mandate of the United Nations ...
UNMIN, (2008)
Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (26 October 2009) The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1879 (2009), by which the Council, following the request of the Government of Nepal and the recommendation of the Secretary-General, renewed the mandate of the United Nations ...
UNMIN, (2009)
Report of the Secretary-General on the request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (28 April 2010) The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1909 (2010), by which the Council, following the request of the Government of Nepal and the recommendation of the Secretary-General, renewed the mandate of the United Nations Mis...
UNMIN, (2010)
Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (7 January 2010) The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1879 (2009), by which the Council, following the request of the Government of Nepal and the recommendation of the Secretary - General, renewed the mandate of the United Nations ...
UNMIN, (2010)
The Secretary General - Message on the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action The presence of landmines in at least 68 affected countries causes millions of women, men, boys and girls to live in fear of losing their lives, limbs or livelihoods while restricting their freedom to walk safely to work or school, graze livestock an...
UN, (2008)
Briefing by Ms Karin Landgren Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal Meeting of the Security Council on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process (15 January 2010) It is three years since this Council authorized the deployment of UNMIN, at the request of the then Seven-Party Alliance and the then-Communist Party of Nepal-Maoist, or CPN-M. The Mission's election-related tasks were completed, with some delays, in...
UNMIN, (2010)
Briefing by Ms Karin Landgren, Representative of the Secretary-General in Nepal The Council has before it the Secretary-General‟s 16th and final report on Nepal‟s request for support to its peace process. Since the previous report of the Secretary-General of 2 September and my briefing on 7 September, the Council has also heard ...
UNMIN, (2011)
Security Council Extends Mandate of United Nations Mission in Nepal The Security Council today extended the mandate of the United Nations Mission in Nepal (UNMIN), which was to expire today, for a further six months on the request of Nepal’s Government. Unanimously adopting resolution 1864 (2009), the Council endorse...
UN, (2009)
Security Council Press Statement on Nepal (20 October 2010) The members of the Security Council welcomed the recent visit to Nepal by Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, B. Lynn Pascoe to assess progress ahead of the United Nations Mission in Nepal’s (UNMIN) termination on 15 January 2011. The mem...
UN, (2010)
Security Council Press Statement on Nepal (27 March 2008) The following Security Council press statement on Nepal was read out today by Council President Vitaly Churkin ( Russian Federation): The members of the Security Council welcomed the progress towards Constituent Assembly elections in Nepal. Members...
UNMIN, (2008)
The Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process This is the tenth and last time I am briefing the Council on the assistance of the United Nations in support of Nepal’s peace process,and in particular the work of UNMIN. Although neither the peace process nor the Government’s desire for the support ...
UNMIN, (2009)
Report of the Secretary-General on the Request of Nepal for United Nations Assistance in Support of its Peace Process The present report is submitted pursuant to Security Council resolution 1796 (2008), by which the Security Council, following the request of the Government of Nepal and on the basis of the recommendation of the Secretary-General, renewed the mandate ...
UNMIN, (2008)
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