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The Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for West Africa, Mohamed Ibn Chambas, Met on Friday 31 July 2015 with the President of ‪‎Nigeria‬, Muhammadu Buhari.
Mr. Buhari said Nigeria and neighbouring countries now have an increased capacity to deal effectively with ‪‎BokoHaram‬ and other terrorist groups.

Ebola: UN health agency seeks to allay fears about air travel
14 August 2014 – The United Nations World Health Organization (WHO) today sought to allay fears amid reports that airlines are suspending flights over the Ebola outbreak by sending out a social media messages with assurances that “unlike infections like influenza and tuberculosis, Ebola is not airborne.”
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Mr. Said Djinnit and the President of Burkina Faso discuss the security situation in West Africa

Dakar, 13 August 2014 - Mr. Said Djinnit, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for West Africa, met today in Ouagadougou, with President Blaise Compaore and conferred with him on the prevailing security situation in the Sahel and West Africa.

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UN rights experts concerned by last-minute derailment of visit to The Gambia
12 August 2014 – The Gambia postponed a visit at the last minute by two United Nations independent experts, a move they find “extremely worrying” and which casts doubt on the West African country’s commitment to human rights.
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Ebola: WHO-convened ethics panel endorses use of experimental drugs
12 August 2014 – A 12-member ethics panel convened by the United Nations health agency today reached “unanimous consensus” that it is ethical to treat Ebola patients with experimental drugs to counter the largest, most severe and most complex outbreak of the virus in history.
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Sahel: Djinnit commends Mauritania’s contribution to the global efforts for security & stability

Dakar, 11 August 2014 - Mr. Said Djinnit, the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for West Africa, met today in Nouakchott with President Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz, President of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania and current Chairman of the African Union.

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Le 17 Aout 2015,le Groupe de Travail Femmes Paix Sécurité en Afrique de l'Ouest a organisé la 3éme session d'échanges thématiques sur la participation des Femmes dans la vie publique et la Gouvernance avec UNOWA et ONUFemmes.
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