UN Documents for Afghanistan

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
18 December 2020 S/RES/2557 This resolution renewed the mandate of the Monitoring Team supporting the 1988 Afghanistan Sanctions Committee for another year, until 17 December 2021.
15 September 2020 S/RES/2543 This was a resolution renewing the mandate of UNAMA until 17 September 2021.
28 August 2020 S/RES/2538 This was on the role of women in peacekeeping operations.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
23 July 2018 S/PRST/2018/15 This was a presidential statement on the electoral process in Afghanistan, following the conclusion of the voter registration process on 18 July for this year's parliamentary and district council elections and for the 2019 presidential elections.
19 January 2018 S/PRST/2018/2 This presidential statement emphasised the importance of advancing regional, interregional and international cooperation to achieve stability and sustainable development in Afghanistan and the Central Asian region.
24 August 2017 S/PRST/2017/15 This was a statement on the review of the implementation of resolution 2255.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
12 March 2021 S/2021/252 This was the Secretary-General’s report on UNAMA.
9 December 2020 S/2020/1182 This was the Secretary-General’s report on UNAMA.
18 August 2020 S/2020/809 This was the Secretary-General’s report on UNAMA.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
19 May 2020 S/2020/415 This was the 11th report of the Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team submitted pursuant to resolution 1988.
30 April 2019 S/2019/481 This was the 10th report of the Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team submitted pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011).
14 December 2018 S/2018/1118 This was the report of the 1988 Afghanistan Sanctions Committee.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
26 March 2021 S/2021/291 This letter contained a record of the statements made at the quarterly meeting on Afghanistan, held on 23 March 2021.
22 December 2020 S/2020/1274 This was a letter containing the statements made at a Security Council meeting on the situation in Afghanistan, held on 17 December 2020.
3 December 2020 S/2020/1169 This was the Chair’s summary of the open Arria-formula meeting of the Security Council on the theme “What can the Security Council do to support the peace process in Afghanistan?”.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
10 March 2020 S/PV.8742 This was a unanimous adoption of resolution 2513, which welcomed the progress towards a political settlement of the war in Afghanistan facilitated by the 29 February “Agreement for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan” signed by the US and the Taliban and the “Joint Declaration for Bringing Peace to Afghanistan” issued by the US and the Afghan government.
16 December 2019 S/PV.8687 This was a quarterly meeting on Afghanistan.
17 September 2019 S/PV.8620 This was the adoption of resolution 2489, extending UNAMA’s mandate until 17 September 2020.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
10 May 2021 SC/14515 In this press statement, Security Council members condemned the 8 May 2021 attack on a high school in Kabul.
3 May 2021 SC/14510 In this press statement, Council members condemned the 30 April 2021 attack on a guesthouse in Pul-e-Alam.
12 March 2021 SC/14464 This was a press statement in which Council members condemned targeted attacks against civilians in Afghanistan.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
21 December 1993 A/RES/48/208 The General Assembly requested the Secretary-General to dispatch a new mission, UNSMA, to assist with the rapprochement and reconstruction efforts in Afghanistan.
1 November 1989 A/RES/44/15 This resolution emphasised the importance of the Geneva Accords and encouraged the Secretary-General to facilitate a political solution to the problems in Afghanistan and northern Pakistan.
8 December 1988 A/RES/43/120 This resolution was the preparation of a draft convention against illicit traffic in narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
16 January 2020 A/HRC/43/74 This was the report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights on the situation in Afghanistan and on technical assistance achievements in the field of human rights in 2019
21 February 2018 A/HRC/37/45 This was the High Commissioner’s report on Afghanistan, presented at the 37th session of the Human Rights Council.
31 May 2017 A/HRC/35/27/Add.3 This was a report of the Special Rapporteur on the human rights of internally displaced persons in Afghanistan.
Selected ISAF Reports View All
17 September 2014 S/2014/678 This was an ISAF report covering 1 May to 31 July 2014.
17 September 2013 S/2013/558 This letter contained the International Security Assistance Force's report on its operations from 1 May 2013 to 31 July 2013.
14 June 2011 S/2011/364 This transmitted the ISAF report covering 1 February to 30 April.
Selected Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict Documents View All
11 May 2016 S/AC.51/2016/1 This was the Working Group’s conclusions on Afghanistan.
Selected Other Documents View All
12 December 2008 S/2008/782 This was the report of the Security Council mission to Afghanistan from 21 to 28 November 2008.
25 August 2008 Draft Press Statement This draft press statement expressed concern about numerous civilian casualties caused by an air strike in the village of Azizabad on 22 August 2008.
5 March 2008 International Narcotics Control Board 2007 Report This is the 2007 report from the International Narcotics Control Board.