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  • 16 October 2020 View: SC/14329

    Abstract: This press statement, among other points, urged the Yemeni parties to urgently endorse the UN-facilitated Joint Declaration proposals without delay, condemned military escalations in Marib and Hodeidah governorates and expressed deep concern that famine is a realistic prospect.

  • 12 October 2020 View: S/2020/994

    Abstract: This was the Secretary-General’s latest report on the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA).

  • 13 July 2020 View: S/2020/706

    Abstract: This contained the records of the briefing and statements made during the 9July 2020 Council VTC meeting on West Africa and the Sahel.

  • 16 October 2020 View: S/2020/891

    Abstract: This was a letter containing the statements made at a Security Council meeting on the situation in Afghanistan, held on 3 September 2020.

  • 8 October 2020 View: S/PV.8765

    Abstract: This was a briefing on Mali with Special Representative and head of MINUSMA Mahamat Saleh Annadif.

  • 21 September 2020 View: S/2020/919

    Abstract: Detailing developments in the DRC from 17 June to 18 September 2020, this report also provided information on adjustments to MONUSCO's footprint ahead of a potential, responsible drawdown.

  • 23 September 2020 View: S/2020/938

    Abstract: This Secretary-General's report covers the period from 2 October 2019 to 31 August 2020.

  • 25 September 2020 View: S/2020/944

    Abstract: After one year of existence, this report examines BINUH's activities.

  • 13 August 2020 View: S/2020/798

    Abstract: This Secretary-General's report covers major developments in Somalia from 5 May to 4 August 2020.

  • 1 September 2020 View: S/2020/858

    Abstract: This letter concerned the adoption of resolution 2540, including members' votes, an explanation after the vote by the US, and a statement submitted by Somalia.

  • 28 August 2020 View: S/2020/837

    Abstract: During the meeting, Russia raised the question to the Council’s president (Indonesia) on how the presidency will proceed with the US decision to trigger a snapback provision under resolution 2231. Ambassador Djani (Indonesia) responded that given the lack of consensus among Council members the presidency could not take further action on this issue.

  • 12 July 2020 View: S/2020/702

    Abstract: This was from the president of the Security Council addressed to the Secretary-General and the permanent representatives of Council member states on the outcome of voting on resolution 2533.

  • 28 August 2020 View: S/2020/856

    Abstract: This was a letter from the president of the Security Council containing the draft resolution in blue about women in peacekeeping operations, the votes submitted by all Council members, and explanations of vote by Indonesia and Russia.

  • 29 September 2020 View: S/2020/952

    Abstract: This is the Secretary-General's quarterly report on Mali and the activities of MINUSMA.

  • 20 August 2020 View: S/2020/813

    Abstract: This was the regular 60-day report on the implementation of humanitarian resolutions by all parties to the conflict in Syria.

  • 24 June 2020 View: S/2020/572

    Abstract: This was from the president of the Security Council addressed to the Secretary-General and the permanent representatives of Council member states containing the record of the 22 June open VTC meeting on MINUSCA.

  • 16 June 2020 View: S/2020/545

    Abstract: This was a report on MINUSCA.

  • 25 September 2020 View: S/2020/943

    Abstract: This was the Secretary-General's 90-day report on the United Nations Verification Mission in Colombia.

  • 2 October 2020 View: S/2020/805

    Abstract: This letter concluded the written voting procedure on the US draft resolution (S/2020/797) that would extend the existing arms-related restrictions set to expire in October under resolution 2231 “until the Security Council decides otherwise”.

  • 26 August 2020 View: S/2020/836

    Abstract: This was an open VTC on the Secretary-General’s 11th biannual strategic-level report on the threat posed by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL or Da’esh).

  • 29 September 2020 View: A/HRC/45/CRP.7

    Abstract: This was the conference room paper containing the detailed findings of the Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen from its report A/HRC/45/6.

  • 28 September 2020 View: A/HRC/45/6

    Abstract: This was a report of the Group of Eminent International and Regional Experts on Yemen, which recommended that the UN Security Council refer the situation in Yemen to the International Criminal Court.

  • 25 September 2020 View: S/PV.8761

    Abstract: This was an in-person briefing on Sudan in the ECOSOC chamber.

  • 18 September 2020 View: S/RES/2544

    Abstract: This resolution renewed the mandate of UNITAD until 18 September 2021.

  • 1 September 2020 View: S/2020/882

    Abstract: This letter transmitted the concept note for the ministerial-level open debate in VTC format on the humanitarian effects of environmental degradation and peace and security.

  • 18 September 2020 View: SC/14310

    Abstract: This was a press statement in which members of the Council welcomed the start of Afghanistan Peace Negotiations in Doha, Qatar, on 12 September 2020.

  • 14 September 2020 View: S/2020/899

    Abstract: This was the summary of the IEG’s 29 July meeting on Colombia.

  • 21 July 2020 View: S/2020/727

    Abstract: This was a letter from the president of the Security Council containing the briefings provided and statements given by states during the 17 July open VTC on conflict-related sexual violence.

  • 23 June 2020 View: S/2020/574

    Abstract: This was the summary of the IEG’s 27 May meeting on Mali.

  • 28 May 2020 View: S/2020/439

    Abstract: This was the summary of the IEG’s 29 April meeting on responding to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic.

  • 7 April 2020 View: S/2020/283

    Abstract: This was the summary of the IEG’s 26 February meeting on Syria.

  • 8 April 2020 View: S/2020/282

    Abstract: This was the summary of the IEG’s 5 March meeting on Iraq.

  • Abstract: This was the second part of the annual open debate on women, peace and security.

  • 4 November 2019 View: S/PV.8657

    Abstract: This was a briefing on a UN-AU joint solidarity mission with a focus on women, peace and security.

  • 2 September 2020 View: S/2020/876

    Abstract: This was on the implementation of resolution 2491.

  • 15 September 2020 View: S/RES/2542

    Abstract: This extended UNSMIL’s mandate until 15 September 2021; it was adopted with 13 votes in favour and two abstentions (China and Russia).

  • 25 September 2020 View: S/RES/2545

    Abstract: This resolution renewed the mandate of the UN Verification Mission in Colombia until 25 September 2021.

  • 1 July 2020 View: S/2020/624

    Abstract: This was from the president of the Security Council containing the draft UNDOF renewal resolution in blue and the votes submitted by all Council members.

  • 8 June 2020 View: S/2020/506

    Abstract: This was the latest report on UNDOF.

  • 29 June 2020 View: S/RES/2530

    Abstract: This renewed the mandate of UNDOF until 31 December 2020.

  • 22 July 2020 View: A/75/220

    Abstract: This provides an overview of the major activities undertaken by stakeholders during the Third International Decade for the Eradication of Colonialism.

  • 23 September 2020 View: S/2020/940

    Abstract: This was a letter from Saudi Arabia on the hazardous situation of the FSO Safer oil tanker.

  • 15 September 2020 View: S/PV.8757

    Abstract: This was a briefing on Yemen.

  • 26 July 2019 View: S/2019/604

    Abstract: This letter contained the proposal of the Russian Federation on collective security in the Persian Gulf region and associated background information.

  • 20 August 2020 View: S/2020/815

    Abstract: This was a letter that contained notification by the US that Iran is in significant non-performance of its commitments under the JCPOA.

  • 10 September 2020 View: S/PV.8756

    Abstract: This was an open debate on “Children and Armed Conflict: Attacks against Schools as a Grave Violation of Children’s Rights”, which focused on the Sahel region.

  • 15 September 2020 View: S/RES/2543

    Abstract: This was a resolution renewing the mandate of UNAMA until 17 September 2021.

  • 10 September 2020 View: S/PRST/2020/8

    Abstract: This was a presidential statement on attacks against schools, which was co-authored by Niger and Belgium. It reaffirmed the right to education , while condemning the significant increase in attacks against schools in recent years.

  • 26 June 2020 View: S/2020/594

    Abstract: This letter contained a record of the statements made at the open debate on children and armed conflict, held on 23 June 2020.

  • 1 September 2020 View: S/2020/883

    Abstract: This was the concept note for the Security Council summit-level debate on “global governance after COVID-19”.

  • 14 July 2020 View: S/PV.8746

    Abstract: This was the Council's first physical meeting since 12 March where they considered and adopted without a vote the draft report of the Security Council to the General Assembly covering 1 January to 31 December 2019.

  • 20 July 2020 View: S/2020/726

    Abstract: A letter from the Secretary-General appointing six people to the Group of Experts until 1 August 2021.

  • 27 December 2019 View: S/2019/997

    Abstract: This note addressed the issue of timeline for the preparation of the Council annual report to the General Assembly.

  • 28 March 2013 View: S/RES/2098

    Abstract: This resolution renewed MONUSCO’s mandate—including an intervention brigade to neutralise rebel groups in eastern DRC—until 31 March 2014.

  • 8 December 2017 View: S/RES/2389

    Abstract: This resolution was on the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the DRC and the region.

  • 3 April 2020 View: S/2020/272

    Abstract: Report on the implementation of the Peace, Security and Cooperation Framework for the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Great Lakes Region covering 1 September 2019 to 15 March 2020.

  • 29 June 2020 View: S/2020/598

    Abstract: This was a letter transmitting the briefings and statements from the 25 June open VTC on MONUSCO.

  • 15 June 2020 View: S/2020/537

    Abstract: The Secretary-General's report covering the activities of BINUH from 13 February to 15 June 2020.

  • 30 July 2020 View: S/2020/773

    Abstract: This was a report on peacebuilding and sustaining peace, submitted in connection with the 2020 review of the UN peacebuilding architecture.

  • 28 August 2020 View: S/RES/2540

    Abstract: This resolution extended UNSOM’s mandate for 12 months until 31 August 2021.

  • 31 August 2020 View: S/RES/2541

    Abstract: This renewed the Mali sanctions regime for one year.

  • 30 April 2019 View: S/2019/481

    Abstract: This was the 10th report of the Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team submitted pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011).

  • 9 July 2020 View: S/2020/674

    Abstract: This was an open debate via VITC under the agenda item UN peace operations on the topic “peacekeeping operations and human rights”.

  • 30 July 2020 View: S/2020/768

    Abstract: This letter transmitted the details of an informal meeting members of the Security Council had with the President of the Human Rights Council, Elisabeth Tichy-Fisslberger.

  • 17 August 2020 View: S/2020/797

    Abstract: This was a US draft resolution that would extend the existing arms-related restrictions set to expire in October under resolution 2231 “until the Security Council decides otherwise”. The draft failed to obtain the required number of votes to be adopted.

  • 28 August 2020 View: S/RES/2539

    Abstract: This resolution renewed the mandate of UNIFIL until 31 August 2021.

  • 28 August 2020 View: S/RES/2538

    Abstract: This was on the role of women in peacekeeping operations.

  • 10 July 2020 View: S/2020/686

    Abstract: This letter transmitted the briefing on Libya held on 8 July.

  • 25 August 2020 View: S/2020/832

    Abstract: This was the Secretary-General’s report on UNSMIL.

  • 29 July 2020 View: S/AC.51/2020/5

    Abstract: This was the conclusions on the Secretary-General’s report on children and armed conflict in Colombia, which covers the period from 1 July 2016 to 30 June 2019.