Live and on-demand webcast of UN Security Council debate on Afghanistan and Central Asia
KABUL - Following the UN Security Council’s visit to Afghanistan, the Council will discuss Afghanistan in the framework of the maintenance of international peace and security and as part of a broader debate on building regional partnerships in Afghanistan and Central Asia as a model for the security-development nexus.
The debate, which will open with a briefing by the UN Secretary-General, is scheduled to commence 10:00 New York local time (19:30 Kabul local time), 19 January. It will be webcast live on UN WEB TV, and will be available as a downloadable video clip a few hours after the meeting.
It is expected that a presidential statement will be adopted calling for a constructive and innovative regional partnership in Afghanistan and Central Asia. The outcome document will be circulated to all Member States and stakeholders, and made available at the Security Council presidency website.
The start time of the session may change and audiences are advised to check the schedule on UN WEB TV.