UN Documents for Energy, Climate and Natural Resources

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
14 September 2005 S/RES/1625 This was a declaration on the effectiveness of the Security Council's role in conflict prevention, reaffirming the need to adopt a broad strategy to conflict prevention, which addresses the root causes of armed conflict in a comprehensive manner, including by promoting sustainable development.
9 December 2002 S/RES/1448 This resolution ended all sanctions against UNITA in Angola.
19 October 2001 S/RES/1374 This resolution requested the monitoring mechanism to provide the Committee within 60 days of the adoption of this resolution with a detailed action plan for its future work.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
28 July 2014 S/PRST/2014/14 This presidential statement prohibited illicit oil trade as a source of revenue for terrorists in Iraq and Syria.
20 July 2011 S/PRST/2011/15 This was a presidential statement on climate change.
25 June 2007 S/PRST/2007/22 This presidential statement was on the role of natural resources in conflict.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
25 October 2011 S/2011/661 This report on protection of Somali natural resources and waters and alleged illegal fishing and dumping was requested by resolution 1976.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
5 November 2018 S/2018/991 This was the concept note from Kuwait for its 7 November Arria-formula meeting on the protection of the environment during armed conflict.
9 October 2018 S/2018/901 This was the concept note for the Security Council briefing on the theme, “Maintenance of international peace and security: root causes of conflict — the role of natural resources”.
30 July 2018 S/2018/749 This was a letter summarising the ideas expressed during the 11 July debate on "Understanding and addressing climate-related security risks".
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
16 October 2018 S/PV.8372 Security Council briefing on the role of natural resources as a root cause of conflict.
11 July 2018 S/PV.8307 This was a debate on climate-related security risks chaired by Swedish Minister of Foreign Affairs Margot Wallstr├Âm.
6 June 2017 S/PV.7959 This was a a high-level briefing on “preventive diplomacy and transboundary waters” which was chaired by Bolivian President Evo Morales.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
20 October 2006 SC/8856 The Council expressed its decision to not renew timber sanctions against Liberia.
5 June 2003 SC/7778 The Council expressed its decision to not renew diamond sanctions against Sierra Leone which had expired on 4 June.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
11 September 2009 A/64/350 This was the report addressed to the General Assembly on climate change and its possible security implications.
3 June 2009 A/RES/63/281 This resolution invited UN organs to consider the issue of climate change within their mandates.
3 June 2009 A/63/PV.85 This was a meeting on a draft resolution entitled “Climate change and its possible security implications.”
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
21 March 2011 A/HRC/17/31 This included the Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights.
Selected Other Documents View All
15 March 2011 FCCC/CP/2010/7/Add.1 This was a report of the Conference of the Parties on its sixteenth session, held in Cancun from 29 November to 10 December 2010.
30 March 2010 FCCC/CP/2009/11/Add.1 This was the report of the Conference of the Parties on its fifteenth session, held in Copenhagen from 7 to 19 December 2009.
11 December 1997 Kyoto Protocol to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change This was the Kyoto Protocol to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change