The event aims at leveraging actions by the Security Council to explore and strengthen opportunities for engagements under Chapter VIII of the Charter of the United Nations in support of counter-terrorism initiatives on the African continent.
The high-level debate will provide the Security Council with an opportunity to reflect and improve upon the cooperation framework between the United Nations, the African Union and African subregional organizations, in particular in the context of countering terrorism, taking into account that the lessons learned can be useful and extend to other regions of the world affected by terrorism.
- Countering terrorism and preventing violent extremism conducive to terrorism by strengthening cooperation between the United Nations and regional organizations and mechanisms
- Letter dated 24 February 2023 from the Permanent Representative of Mozambique to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General (S/2023/147)
The meeting began at 10:06 a.m. and ended at 12:23 p.m.