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The PSC's provisional agenda for December 2018
13 December 2018

For the last month of 2018, the Peace and Security Council (PSC) will consider the report of the Chairperson of the AU Commission on the situation in the Lake Chad basin and the renewal of the mandate of the Multinational Joint Task Force (MNJTF) against Boko Haram, as well as the report on the PSC field mission to Somalia. The PSC will be chaired by His Excellency Osama Mahmoud Abdelkhalek, ambassador of Egypt to Ethiopia and permanent representative to the African Union (AU).

The PSC agenda for December will look into the situation in the Lake Chad Basin, the renewal of the mandate of the MNJTF to combat Boko Haram, and consider the regional strategy for the Stabilization, Recovery and Resilience of the Boko Haram-affected areas of the Lake Chad Basin.

The PSC will also look into the report of the Council’s field mission to Somalia which aims to evaluation the security and political situation in the country, amidst tensions between the central government and the federal states. 

From 12 to 15 December the PSC will hold, in Nairobi, Kenya, its 6th High-Level Seminar on Peace and Security in Africa.

On 17 December, the PSC will hold an open session on the ‘International and Regional Initiatives in the Sahel Region: Promoting coordination and African ownership for peace, security and post-conflict reconstruction and development’.

Finally, the PSC will consider the report of the Military Staff Committee on the harmonization of ACIRC within the ASF framework.

Provisional agenda for December 2018

Date

Agenda

3 December 2018

Sustainable financing for African Peace and Security Agenda in context of Chapter VIII of the UN Charter 

4 December 2018

Quarterly briefing on elections 

5 December 2018

Report of the Chairperson of the Commission on the situation in the Lake Chad Basin and renewal of the mandate of the MNJTF and consideration of the Regional Strategy for the Stabilization, Recovery and Resilience of the Boko Haram-affected areas of the Lake Chad Basin

Preparations for the 6th High Level Seminar on Peace and Security in Africa (Nairobi, Kenya)

10 December 2018

Preparations for the 6th High Level Seminar on Peace and Security in Africa (Nairobi, Kenya); Consideration and adoption of the draft PSC Provisional Programme of Work for the month of January 2019 

11 December 2018

Consideration of the Report of the PSC Field Mission to Somalia

Briefing on APRM reports

12-15  December 2018

6th High Level Seminar on Peace and Security in Africa, Nairobi, Kenya

17 December 2018

Open Session on International and Regional Initiatives in the Sahel Region: Promoting coordination and African ownership for peace, security and post-conflict reconstruction and development 

18 December 2018

Consideration of the Report of the Military Staff Committee on Harmonization of ACIRC within the ASF Framework

Consideration and adoption of the draft PSC Provisional Programme of Work for the month of January 2019