UN Documents for Boko Haram-affected areas

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
31 March 2017 S/RES/2349 This was on the Lake Chad Basin.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
9 August 2017 S/PRST/2017/14 This was on the threat of famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and north-east Nigeria.
13 May 2016 S/PRST/2016/7 This was a presidential statement welcoming Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari’s initiative to convene a high-level Regional Security Summit to evaluate the regional response to Boko Haram.
28 July 2015 S/PRST/2015/14 This was a presidential statement commending Lake Chad Basin Commission members and Benin for their efforts to operationalise the MNJTF.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
7 September 2017 S/2017/764 This was the report of the Secretary-General on the situation in the Lake Chad Basin region.
24 December 2014 S/2014/945 This was the report of the Secretary-General on UNOWA.
13 November 2014 S/2014/812 This was on the activities of UNOCA and on areas affected by the LRA.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
26 June 2014 SC/11455 This press statement announced the addition of the group Ansaru and Boko Haram leader Abubakar Mohammed Shekau to the Al-Qaida sanctions list.
22 May 2014 SC/11410 The 1267/1989 Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee listed Boko Haram, subjecting the organisation to an arms embargo and assets freeze.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
2 April 2018 S/2018/302 This was a letter from the Netherlands summarising the 22 March briefing on the Lake Chad Basin.
22 January 2015 S/2015/73 This was a letter submitted from Niger on the Conclusions of the 20 January ministerial meeting in Niamey on the security situation in Nigeria and the fight against Boko Haram.
19 June 2014 S/2014/425 This letter transmitted to the Security Council the conclusions of the 12 June meeting of foreign ministers in London on the security situation in Nigeria and Boko Haram.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
22 March 2018 S/PV.8212 This was a briefing on the root causes of the Boko Haram crisis. Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohamed briefed the Council, as well as Mohammad Bila of the Lake Chad Basin Commission and Chitra Nagarajan, a Senior Conflict Advisor at Adelphi.
13 September 2017 S/PV.8047 This was a briefing by Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman on the latest Secretary-General's report on the situation in the Lake Chad Basin region.
9 August 2017 S/PV.8020 The Council adopted a presidential statement expressing its grave concern about the threat of famine presently facing more than 20 million people in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan, and north-east Nigeria.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
21 June 2019 SC/13852 This statement condemned a 16 June terrorist attack at Konduga village in north-east Nigeria, which killed at least 30 people.
2 March 2018 SC/13233 This was a press statement condemning the 19 February Boko Haram kidnapping of 110 school girls in Dapchi, Nigeria, and a 1 March attack in Rann, Nigeria that led to the deaths of at least three humanitarian workers, four Nigerian soldiers, and four Nigerian police.
2 February 2016 SC/12233 This was a press statement condemning the 30 January terrorist attacks by Boko Haram in Dalori village in north-eastern Nigeria, which resulted in a large number of deaths and casualties.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
21 July 2017 CEDAW/C/NGA/CO/7-8 These were the concluding observations on Nigeria by the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women.
21 July 2017 CEDAW/C/NER/CO/3-4 These were the concluding observations on Niger of the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women
6 July 2017 CRC/C/CMR/CO/3-5 These were the concluding observations on Cameroon of the Committee on the Rights of the Child.