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Secretary-General's Report to the Security Council

The present document provides the Security Council with an updated
assessment of the state of the negotiations in Cyprus since the Secretary-General's previous report
(S/2011/498 – August 2011).

SG Report Good Offices 12 March 2012

 

Resolution 1325 - Cyprus 2012 Open Day

 

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SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS ESPEN BARTH EIDE OF NORWAY SPECIAL ADVISER ON CYPRUS

 

ESPEN BARTH EIDE

 

SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS ESPEN BARTH EIDE OF NORWAY SPECIAL ADVISER ON CYPRUS
 
 

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Espen Barth Eide of Norway as his new Special Adviser on Cyprus.
Mr. Eide will assume the position formerly held by Alexander Downer of Australia, who stepped down as his Special Adviser in April 2014. The Secretary-General expresses his gratitude to Lisa Buttenheim of the United States, his Special Representative and Head of Mission, United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), for serving as Acting Special Adviser since Mr. Downer’s departure.
Mr. Eide is a seasoned diplomat who brings to the position a deep understanding of peace processes and peacemaking. Mr. Eide was previously Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway (2012-2013) and also served in other senior positions during his ten years in the Norwegian government, including as Minister of Defence (2011-2012).
He was a Senior Researcher and Research Director at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, specializing in peacekeeping, peacebuilding, regional and global security issues. He has also been involved in a series of important United Nations-initiated best practices and reform processes.
Mr. Eide currently serves as Managing Director and Member of the Managing Board of the World Economic Forum in Geneva.

Born in 1964, he is married and has three sons.

 New York, 22 August 2014

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson of the Good Offices in Cyprus, 26 August

Neotiators statement

 

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson

of the Good Offices Mission in Cyprus, 26 August

 

 

Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis and Turkish Cypriot Negotiator Kudret Özersay met today in the United Nations Protected Area.
The negotiators exchanged views on methodology and the way forward in preparation for the upcoming leaders’ meeting which will be held on 2 September 2014.
The UN will hold bilateral meetings with both negotiators in the coming days to continue the preparations for the leaders’ meeting.

 

Bicommunal Technical Committee on Health meeting on 7 August 2014

TC07082014

 Friday, 08 August 2014

 
Bicommunal Technical Committee on Health meeting on 7 August 2014
 
 
 
The bicommunal Technical Committee on Health met on 7 August 2014 in the United Nations Protected Area. The members discussed a number of matters related to the health and welfare of all Cypriots.
 Established in April 2008 by the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities, the Technical Committee on Health is one of a number of UN-facilitated committees that continue to work on confidence-building measures aimed at
improving the everyday lives of Cypriots and encouraging and facilitating greater interaction among them.
65762014-08-25 11:00:00.0SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS ESPEN BARTH EIDE OF NORWAY SPECIAL ADVISER ON CYPRUS

ESPEN BARTH EIDE

 

SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS ESPEN BARTH EIDE OF NORWAY SPECIAL ADVISER ON CYPRUS
 
 

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Espen Barth Eide of Norway as his new Special Adviser on Cyprus.
Mr. Eide will assume the position formerly held by Alexander Downer of Australia, who stepped down as his Special Adviser in April 2014. The Secretary-General expresses his gratitude to Lisa Buttenheim of the United States, his Special Representative and Head of Mission, United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), for serving as Acting Special Adviser since Mr. Downer’s departure.
Mr. Eide is a seasoned diplomat who brings to the position a deep understanding of peace processes and peacemaking. Mr. Eide was previously Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway (2012-2013) and also served in other senior positions during his ten years in the Norwegian government, including as Minister of Defence (2011-2012).
He was a Senior Researcher and Research Director at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, specializing in peacekeeping, peacebuilding, regional and global security issues. He has also been involved in a series of important United Nations-initiated best practices and reform processes.
Mr. Eide currently serves as Managing Director and Member of the Managing Board of the World Economic Forum in Geneva.

Born in 1964, he is married and has three sons.

New York, 22 August 2014

 

ESPEN BARTH EIDE

 

SECRETARY-GENERAL APPOINTS ESPEN BARTH EIDE OF NORWAY SPECIAL ADVISER ON CYPRUS
 
 

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has appointed Espen Barth Eide of Norway as his new Special Adviser on Cyprus.
Mr. Eide will assume the position formerly held by Alexander Downer of Australia, who stepped down as his Special Adviser in April 2014. The Secretary-General expresses his gratitude to Lisa Buttenheim of the United States, his Special Representative and Head of Mission, United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus (UNFICYP), for serving as Acting Special Adviser since Mr. Downer’s departure.
Mr. Eide is a seasoned diplomat who brings to the position a deep understanding of peace processes and peacemaking. Mr. Eide was previously Minister of Foreign Affairs of Norway (2012-2013) and also served in other senior positions during his ten years in the Norwegian government, including as Minister of Defence (2011-2012).
He was a Senior Researcher and Research Director at the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs, specializing in peacekeeping, peacebuilding, regional and global security issues. He has also been involved in a series of important United Nations-initiated best practices and reform processes.
Mr. Eide currently serves as Managing Director and Member of the Managing Board of the World Economic Forum in Geneva.

Born in 1964, he is married and has three sons.

 New York, 22 August 2014

65812014-07-18 11:00:00.0Statement attributable to the Spokesperson of the Good Offices in Cyprus, 26 August

Neotiators statement

 

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson

of the Good Offices Mission in Cyprus, 26 August

 

Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis and Turkish Cypriot Negotiator Kudret Özersay met today in the United Nations Protected Area.

The negotiators exchanged views on methodology and the way forward in preparation for the upcoming leaders’ meeting which will be held on 2 September 2014.

The UN will hold bilateral meetings with both negotiators in the coming days to continue the preparations for the leaders’ meeting.

 

Neotiators statement

 

Statement attributable to the Spokesperson

of the Good Offices Mission in Cyprus, 26 August

 

 

Greek Cypriot negotiator Andreas Mavroyiannis and Turkish Cypriot Negotiator Kudret Özersay met today in the United Nations Protected Area.
The negotiators exchanged views on methodology and the way forward in preparation for the upcoming leaders’ meeting which will be held on 2 September 2014.
The UN will hold bilateral meetings with both negotiators in the coming days to continue the preparations for the leaders’ meeting.

 

65612014-07-18 11:00:00.0Bicommunal Technical Committee on Health meeting on 7 August 2014

TC07082014

 

Friday, 08 August 2014  

Bicommunal Technical Committee on Health meeting on 7 August 2014

 

The bicommunal Technical Committee on Health met on 7 August 2014 in the United Nations Protected Area. The members discussed a number of matters related to the health and welfare of all Cypriots.

Established in April 2008 by the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities, the Technical Committee on Health is one of a number of UN-facilitated committees that continue to work on confidence-building measures aimed at improving the everyday lives of Cypriots and encouraging and facilitating greater interaction among them.

TC07082014

 Friday, 08 August 2014

 
Bicommunal Technical Committee on Health meeting on 7 August 2014
 
 
 
The bicommunal Technical Committee on Health met on 7 August 2014 in the United Nations Protected Area. The members discussed a number of matters related to the health and welfare of all Cypriots.
 Established in April 2008 by the leaders of the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot communities, the Technical Committee on Health is one of a number of UN-facilitated committees that continue to work on confidence-building measures aimed at
improving the everyday lives of Cypriots and encouraging and facilitating greater interaction among them.
UN Protected Area, Nicosia (Chief of Mission Residence)
 
 
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