Ivorian supplementary peace agreements welcomed by UN mission

The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Côte d’Ivoire has welcomed the signing by the country’s political leaders of supplementary agreements to a major peace accord that is designed to end the prolonged national crisis and bring elections early next year.

UN’s Côte d’Ivoire envoy holds talks on planned elections

The senior United Nations envoy to Côte d’Ivoire today held talks on elections planned for next year in the country, which has been divided since 2002 between the rebel-held north and Government-controlled south.

UN’s top envoy to Côte d’Ivoire discusses peace process with president

The new United Nations envoy to Côte d’Ivoire and the country’s president have held their first talks on the peace process healing the divide between rebel-held north and government-controlled south.

New UN envoy arrives in Côte d’Ivoire

Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s new Special Representative for Côte d’Ivoire, Y.J. Choi, has arrived in Abidjan with a pledge to help the people of the country solidify progress and meet the challenges posed by elections planned for 2008.

Côte d’Ivoire: UN mission welcomes signing of electoral code of conduct

The United Nations peacekeeping mission in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) today welcomed the adoption by the country’s major political parties of a code of good conduct for upcoming general elections.