UN Documents for Democratic Republic of the Congo

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
29 January 2015 S/RES/2198 This was a resolution renewing the DRC sanctions regime and the mandate of the Group of Experts.
28 March 2014 S/RES/2147 This resolution renewed the mandate of MONUSCO - including its intervention brigade - until 31 March 2015.
30 January 2014 S/RES/2136 This resolution renewed the sanctions regime and the mandate of the Group of Experts on the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
8 January 2015 S/PRST/2015/1 This was a presidential statement reiterating the need for the DRC, together with MONUSCO, through its intervention brigade, to neutralise the FDLR by commencing military operations immediately.
5 November 2014 S/PRST/2014/22 This was a presidential statement noting deep concern over the lack of progress of the voluntary disarmament process of the Forces democratiques de liberation du Rwanda (FDLR) and calling on the DRC, in coordination with MONUSCO, to undertake immediate military action against those in the FDLR who do not engage in the demobilization process or who continue to carry out human rights abuses.
14 November 2013 S/PRST/2013/17 This presidential statement called for the swift conclusion and implementation of a final and comprehensive agreement that provides for the disarmament and demobilisation of the March 23 (M23) rebel group and accountability for human rights abusers.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
30 December 2014 S/2014/957 This was the report of the Secretary-General on the strategic review of MONUSCO.
30 December 2014 S/2014/956 This was the report of the Secretary-General on MONUSCO.
25 September 2014 S/2014/698 This was the report of the Secretary-General on MONUSCO.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
12 January 2015 S/2015/19 This was the report of the Group of Experts assisting the 1533 DRC Sanctions Committee.
1 July 2014 SC/11459 This was a press release on the listing of the ADF.
19 June 2014 S/2014/428 This was the interim report of the GoE on the DRC.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
20 October 2014 S/2014/753 This was from the DRC, denying the allegations in the UNJHRO report and accusing the head of office of a bias against the government.
13 December 2013 S/2013/740 This was the agreement between the DRC and the M23.
3 July 2013 S/2013/394 This was a concept note circulated by the US prior to the debate on “The situation in the Great Lakes region: the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Great Lakes”.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
22 January 2015 S/PV.7367 This was a briefing by Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations Herve Ladsous on the strategic review of MONUSCO and by SRSG Martin Kobler on MONUSCO’s latest report. The chair of the 1533 DRC Sanctions Committee, Dina Kawar (Jordan) also briefed.
27 October 2014 S/PV.7288 This was a briefing by Special Representative Martin Kobler on the latest MONUSCO report. The newly appointed Special Envoy to the Great Lakes Region, Said Djinnit, also briefed on the latest report on implementation of the PSC Framework Agreement.
7 August 2014 S/PV.7237 This was a briefing by the Secretary-General’s Special Representative in the DRC and the head of MONUSCO, Martin Kobler, and the outgoing Special Envoy to the Great Lakes Region, Mary Robinson.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
25 November 2014 SC/11675 This was a press statement condemning the attacks near the city of Beni in North Kivu and calling on the DRC and MONUSCO to reduce threats against civilians and neutralise armed groups operating in eastern DRC.
3 October 2014 SC/11586 This press statement noted with deep concern that no further voluntary surrenders of members of the FDLR have happened and the FDLR have failed to deliver on their public promise to voluntarily demobilize.
28 August 2014 SC/11533 This press statement reaffirming their support for the swift neutralisation of the Forces Démocratiques de Libération du Rwanda as a top priority in bringing stability to the DRC and the Great Lakes region.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
22 June 2005 A/RES/59/285 B This resolution was about financing of the United Nations Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
20 September 1960 A/RES/1480 (XV) This resolution admitted the Democratic Republic of the Congo as a member of the UN.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
26 September 2014 A/HRC/27/L.32 This was a Human Rights Council resolution on technical assistance and capacity-building for human rights in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
7 July 2014 A/HRC/27/5 This was the report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review for the DRC.
3 March 2011 A/HRC/16/68 This was the third joint report of seven UN experts on the situation in the DRC.
Selected Other Documents View All
27 September 2012 SG/2188 This was the summary of the high-level event on the DRC.
1 July 2011 Final Report of the Fact-Finding Missions of the UNJHRO This was the Final Report of the Fact-Finding Missions of the United Nations Joint Human Rights Office into the Mass Rapes and Other Human Rights Violations Committed by a Coalition of Armed Groups Along the Kibua-Mpofi Axis in Walikale Territory, Noth Kivu, From 30 July to 2 August 2010.
1 July 2011 Report on the Investigation Missions of the UNJHRO This was the Report on the Investigation Missions of the UNJHRO into the Mass Rapes and Other Human Rights Violations Committed in the Villages of Bushani and Kalambahiro, in Masisi Territory, North Kivu, on 31 December 2010 and 1 January 2011.