UN Documents for Children and Armed Conflict

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
9 July 2018 S/RES/2427 This was a resolution, unanimously adopted, that provided a framework for mainstreaming protection, rights, well-being and empowerment of children throughout the conflict cycle, as well as in sustaining peace efforts.
18 June 2015 S/RES/2225 This was a resolution which added abductions as an additional violation to trigger inclusion of a party in the annexes of the Secretary-General’s annual report.
7 March 2014 S/RES/2143 Urges parties to armed conflict to respect the civilian character of schools and to protect schools from attacks and use, the mainstreaming of child protection in security sector reforms, child protection training for peacekeepers and military personnel and the need to incorporate child protection provisions in peace agreements.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
31 October 2017 S/PRST/2017/21 This was a presidential statement reiterating that the protection of children should be part of a comprehensive strategy to resolve conflict and sustain peace.
16 December 2015 S/PRST/2015/25 This was a presidential statement on trafficking in persons in situations of conflict, with a particular focus on ISIS and the impact on women and children.
17 June 2013 S/PRST/2013/8 This presidential statement expressed strong concern over the high number of repeat offenders that openly disregard Council resolutions and stressed the Council's commitment to effectively deal with persistent perpetrators as well as its readiness to adopt targeted measures against them.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
20 June 2019 S/2019/509 This was the annual report on children and armed conflict.
3 June 2019 S/2019/453 This was the Secretary-General's report on children and armed conflict in Yemen.
30 October 2018 S/2018/969 This was the Secretary-General's report on children and armed conflict in Syria.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
20 December 2018 S/2018/1145 This was a letter from the 2017-2018 chair of the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict, Ambassador Olof Skoog (Sweden), containing his reflections on the children and armed conflict agenda.
29 July 2016 S/2016/662 This was a concept note for the debate on children and armed conflict.
1 June 2015 S/2015/402 This was the concept note for the open debate on children and armed conflict.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
9 July 2018 S/PV.8305 This was the high-level open debate on children and armed conflict with the theme "Protecting Children Today Prevents Conflict Tomorrow", chaired by Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven.
31 October 2017 S/PV.8082 This was an open debate on children and armed conflict.
2 August 2016 S/PV.7753 This was an open debate on children and armed conflict.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
2 August 2017 A/72/276 This was the report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.
25 July 2016 A/71/205 This was the report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.
20 July 2015 A/70/162 This was the report of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
29 December 2014 A/HRC/28/54 This was the annual report of Special Representative of the Secretary-General for Children and Armed Conflict Leila Zerrougui.
Selected Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict Documents View All
19 July 2019 S/AC.51/2019/1 These were the conclusions on Syria adopted by the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict.
31 December 2018 S/2019/92 This is a letter from the Chair of the Working Group to the Secretary-General on the conclusions of the Secretary-General’s report on children and armed conflict in South Sudan.
26 December 2018 S/2018/1169 This was the report of the Security Council Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict.
Selected Other Documents View All
21 June 2018 S/2018/625 This was the concept note for the Security Council open debate on children and armed conflict prepared by Sweden.
1 November 2010 S/2010/564 This was the report of the Security Council’s trip to Afghanistan.
30 June 2010 S/2010/288 This was the report of the Security Council mission to the Democratic Republic of the Congo (13 to 16 May 2010).