Press releases

  • 22 Jul 2011 - ASTANA, Kazakhstan - SRSG Jenča traveled to Astana, Kazakhstan, on 22 July, for meetings with Kazakh Foreign Minister Yerzhan Kazykhanov and other senior Kazakhs officials. Discussions touched upon the current political and security situation in the country as well as preparations for the 20th anniversary of Kazakhstan’s independence.
  • 21 Jul 2011 - ALMATY, Kazakhstan - SRSG Jenča travelled to Almaty, Kazakhstan, on 21 July, to take part in the third expert meeting of the project on implementing the UN Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy in Central Asia.
  • 21 Jul 2011 - ALMATY, Kazakhstan - SRSG Jenča attended the 2011 Open Days on Women, Peace and Security, organized by UN Women in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The meeting, which gathered over 20 women human rights activists from Central Asian countries, touched upon opportunities to strengthen women's contribution to peace building, conflict prevention and recovery.
  • 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.