UN Documents for Elections to the Security Council

Selected Security Council Letters View All
30 May 2017 S/2017/468 This was the report of the fourteenth annual workshop for the newly elected members of the Security Council, which was held on 3 and 4 November 2016.
26 May 2016 S/2016/506 This was the report of the thirteenth annual workshop for the newly elected members of the Security Council, which was held on 5 and 6 November 2015.
27 April 2015 S/2015/292 This was the report of the twelfth annual workshop for the newly elected members of the Security Council, which was held on 13 and 14 November 2014.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
8 September 2017 A/RES/71/323 This was a resolution on the revitalization of the work of the General Assembly which decided that on the day of the election in the General Assembly or in the Main Committees, the campaign materials distributed in the General Assembly Hall or in the Committee meeting room shall be limited to a single page of information regarding the candidates.
2 June 2017 A/71/PV.86 This was the 2016 elections of four non-permanent members; Poland, Côte d’Ivoire, Kuwait, Peru, Equatorial Guinea and the Netherlands won seats.
30 June 2016 A/70/971 This was was the letter from Russia expressing the position that the exceptional case of the agreement between Italy and the Netherlands to split the term would not set a precedent, arguing that this practice would have a negative impact on the Security Council’s efficiency.
Selected Other Documents View All
26 July 2011 S/2011/454 This document contained the curricula vitae of candidates nominated as judges.
26 July 2011 S/2011/453 This document listed the vacancies on the Court and the candidates for those positions.
1 January 2000 Repertory of Practice of United Nations Organs-Supplement No. 6 The question of equitable geographic distribution is set out in the Repertory of Practice of the United Nations Organ Supplement No. 6, Article 23.