A United Nations delegation composed of the Under Secretary-General for Political Affairs, Mr. Jeffrey Feltman, the Special Representative for West Africa, Mr. Saïd Djinnit and the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Côte d’Ivoire, Mrs Aïchatou Mindaoudou, met with the Ivorian head of state, Mr. Alassane Ouattara today in Abidjan.
The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General; for Côte d’Ivoire, Mrs Aïchatou Mindaoudou and the Minister in charge of Defence to the President, Paul Koffi Koffi, on Wednesday, 16 April 2014, at the military base in Akouedo, Abidjan, presided over an inauguration ceremony of ammunition storage facilities in Akakro, Akouédo, Bouaké, Daloa, Séguéla and Yamoussoukro.
«On behalf of the United Nations Secretary-General, it gives me great pleasure to present you with this United Nations Medal in recognition of your remarkable contribution to the peace process in Côte d’Ivoire. You are an illustration of the perfect model recommended by the United Nations," declared the Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Côte d’Ivoire and head of the United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI), Mrs Aïchatou Mindaoudou, at a medal parade ceremony for 849 peacekeepers of the Jordanian Contingent (JORBATT 15) on Tuesday, 15 April 2014 in Abidjan.
Officials of the UN Operation in Cote d’Ivoire (UNOCI), the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR) and the Ivorian Commission for Dialogue, Truth and Reconciliation (CDVR) have told the inhabitants of Klobly (Toulepleu division, 655 km west of Abidjan) to work hard to make development a reality, contribute to the security of the border zone and endeavor to settle conflicts through dialogue and consultation.