Press releases

  • 15 Jul 2011 - The following Security Council press statement was issued on 15 July 2011 by Council President Peter Wittig (Germany): The members of the Security Council welcomed the briefing by Miroslav Jenča, Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General, on the work of the United Nations Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia over the past six months.
  • 05 Jul 2011 - BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan -
  • 07 Jun 2011 - ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan -
  • 31 May 2011 - ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan – The Third Annual Meeting of Deputy Foreign Ministers of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan, organized by the United Nations Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA), took place on 31 May 2011 in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.
  • 23 May 2011 - KABUL, Afghanistan - On 21-23 May SRSG Jenča visited Kabul to meet with UNAMA leadership and international partners. During the visit developments related to the stability and security in wider Central Asia region and further cooperation between UNRCCA and UNAMA with due regard to their respective mandates were discussed.  
  • 16 May 2011 - ASHGABAT, Turkmenistan - On 16 May, UNRCCA organized the round table discussion presented by Mr. Pekka Haavisto, a Finnish politician and a former special representative of the European Union in Sudan where he participated in the Darfur peace talks.
  • 06 May 2011 - BEIJING, China - On 5-6 May, SRSG and the Head of UNRCCA Miroslav Jenča visited the People's Republic of China, where he met Assistant Foreign Minister Mr. Chen Guo Pin.
  • 14 Apr 2011 - BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan- Special Representative of the UN Secretary General Miroslav Jenča, Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office for Kyrgyzstan Herbert Salber, and EU Special Representative for Central Asia Pierre Morel made the following statement on the occasion of the first anniversary of the April events in Kyrgyzstan.  
  • 18 Mar 2011 - BISHKEK, Kyrgyzstan –
  • 16 Mar 2011 - ALMATY, Kazakhstan - On 14-16 March, SRSG Jenča traveled to Kazakhstan for a conference and meetings. In Almaty, he took part in a "Regional Conference on Refugee Protection and International Migration in Central Asia", co-organized with UNHCR and IOM. Discussions focused on challenges posed by mixed migration movements in Central Asia and related protection needs.