Watchlist Activities

Advocacy

The ex-Seleka coalition and associated armed groups are listed for recruitment and use of children, killing and maiming, rape and other forms of sexual violence, and attacks on schools and/or hospitals. The anti-Balaka is listed for recruitment and use, and killing and maiming. There will be a briefing on the preparations for the full deployment of MINUSCA by 15 September 2014. The Panel of Experts Interim Report is due, pursuant to SCR 2127 (2013). The designation criteria for the 2127 Sanctions Committee, expanded in SCR 2134 (2014), include recruitment and use of child soldiers, attacks on schools and/or hospitals, acts involving sexual violence, abductions, and obstructing humanitarian access. The Security Council should:

  • Request the SRSG-CAAC to regularly share information with the Sanctions Committee and the Panel of Experts on those responsible for grave violations against children;
  • Call on the Sanctions Committee and/or the Council to designate individuals and entities responsible for grave violations against children, in accordance with its designation criteria, including recruitment and use of children, acts involving sexual violence, attacks on schools and/or hospitals, abductions, and obstruction of humanitarian access.

France is the lead country on Central African Republic.  Lithuania chairs the 2127 Sanctions Committee and Jordan serves as vice-chair.  

 


Field Monitors


 

UN Action

Year listed: 2007
Action plans signed: An action plan for the APRD was ready to be signed in 2008, but it has been put on hold by the CAR Minister of Defence, who requested that other parties to conflict listed in the annexes of the Secretary-General’s report be included within the action plan. CPJP (Convention des patriotes pour la justice et la paix), part of the Séléka coalition, has concluded an action plan with the United Nations in line with Security Council resolutions 1539 (2004) and 1612 (2005). 
Sanctions Committee: No
Secretary-General’s reports on CAAC in CAR: 2011; 2009
Security Council Working Group conclusions on CAR: 2011, 2009


Perpetrators listed since Security Council Resolution 1612:
2001 2002 2003 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Armee populaire pour la restauration de la Republique et de la democratie (APRD)* a, c a a a a
Forces democratiques pour la reassemlement (UFDR)/Union des forces democratiques pour le rassemblement (UFDR)* a, b, d a,c a a a a
Forces democratiques populaire de Centrafrique (FDPC)* a, c a a a a a
Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) a,c,e a,c a,b,c a,b,c
Movement des liberateurs centrafricains pour la justice (MLCJ) a a a a a
Self-defence militias supported by the Government of Central African Republic a a a a
Convention des patriotes pour la justice et la paix (CPJP)* a a a a
Convention des patriotes pour la justice et la paix fondamentale (CPJP fondamentale) a
Convention patriotique pour le salut du Kodro (CPSK) a
Union des forces republicaines (UFR) a
a: Parties that recruit and use children
b: Parties that kill and maim children
c: Parties that commit rape and other forms of sexual violence against children
d: Parties that engage in attacks on schools and/or hospitals
e: Parties that engage in abduction of children
f: Parties that deny humanitarian access to children
* This party has concluded an action plan with the United Nations in line with Security Council resolutions 1539 (2004) and 1612 (2005).