Bujumbura (November, 18th 2015) - Although MENUB complete its term, "I reaffirm that the United Nations will remain steadfast in their support for the people and Government of Burundi." These are the words from the message of the Secretary General of the United Nation
From 9 to 11 November, H.E. Mr. Jürg Lauber undertook his first visit to Burundi in his capacity as Chair of the Burundi Configuration of the UN Peacebuilding Commission (PBC).
Associated Press. [News Story]. 23/10/2015.
GENEVA (AP) -- The U.N. human rights office is expressing concerns about "rapidly worsening" security and respect for human rights in Burundi after the shooting deaths of at least nine civilians in the capital.
The Secretary-General condemns the killing of nine civilians and two police officers in Bujumbura on 13 October, amid exchanges of heavy of gunfire in several neighborhoods of the city. The civilians, including a staff member of the International Organization for Migration, Mr.
The implementation of the mandate of the United Nations Electoral Observation Mission in Burundi (MENUB), which is ending on December 31, 2015, was discussed Thursday in Bujumbura during meetings with representatives of the Government of Burundi and diplomats in the country.
New York, 27 October 2015
Today, the Secretary-General called H.E. Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, Chairperson of the African Union Commission, to discuss the situation in Burundi.