UN Documents for Guinea-Bissau
|Selected Security Council Resolutions
|28 February 2020 S/RES/2512
|This extended the mandate of UNIOGBIS until 31 December 2020.
|28 February 2019 S/RES/2458
|This resolution renewed the mandate of UNIOGBIS for one year.
|28 February 2018 S/RES/2404
|This resolution extended the mandate of UNIOGBIS for an additional year.
|Selected Security Council Presidential Statements
|4 November 2019 S/PRST/2019/13
|This presidential statement expressed full support to the communiques of the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) and the AU issued following the dismissal of the government of Prime Minister Aristides Gomes on 28 October.
|13 September 2017 S/PRST/2017/17
|This was a presidential statement calling on the leadership of Guinea-Bissau to implement the 14 October 2016 Conakry Agreement.
|9 December 2013 S/PRST/2013/19
|This was a presidential statement calling for timely and credible elections in Guinea-Bissau.
|Selected Secretary-General's Reports
|20 August 2020 S/2020/818
|This was the Secretary-General's annual report on progress made with regard to the stabilization and restoration of constitutional order in Guinea-Bissau.
|29 July 2020 S/2020/755
|This was a Secretary-General’s report on Guinea-Bissau and the activities of UNIOGBIS.
|6 February 2020 S/2020/105
|This was a report of the Secretary-General on Guinea-Bissau and the activities of UNIOGBIS.
|Selected Sanctions Committee Documents
|11 October 2018 SC/13537
|This was a press release on the 31 August meeting of the 2048 Guinea-Bissau Sanctions Committee.
|31 December 2012 S/2012/975
|This letter transmitted the annual report of the Guinea-Bissau Sanctions Committee’s activities from 18 May to 31 December 2012.
|20 July 2012 SC/10721
|This press release concerned the addition of six army officers to the Guinea-Bissau Sanctions Committee's list of individuals subject to a foreign travel ban.
|Selected Security Council Letters
|24 February 2020 S/2020/144
|This was a letter from the Chair of the PBC Guinea-Bissau configuration, drawing attention to a number of peacebuilding priorities in Guinea-Bissau ahead of the mandate renewal of UNIOGBIS and the mission's ongoing transition.
|30 October 2019 S/2019/851
|This was a letter from the chair of the PBC Guinea-Bissau configuration, Ambassador Mauro Vieira (Brazil), sharing observations from his 22 to 24 October 2019 visit to Guinea-Bissau.
|23 July 2019 S/2019/596
|This letter from the Secretary-General informed the Council of his intention to appoint Rosine Sori-Coulibaly as the Special Representative and head of UNIOGBIS.
|Selected Security Council Meeting Records
|10 August 2020 S/PV.8754
|This was a briefing on Guinea-Bissau with SRSG Rosine Sori-Coulibaly, Deputy Permanent Representativeoão Genésio de Almeida Filho (Brazil), on behalf of the PBC's Guinea-Bissau configuration, and UNODC Executive Director Ghada Fathi Waly.
|14 February 2020 S/PV.8724
|This was a briefing with Special Representative and head of UNIOGBIS Rosine Sori-Coulibaly and the chair of the PBC’s Guinea-Bissau configuration, Ambassador Ronaldo Costa Filho (Brazil).
|10 September 2019 S.PV/8614
|This was briefing on Guinea-Bissau where the Council members were considering the Secretary-General’s latest report on developments in the country and the activities of the UN Integrated Peacebuilding Office in Guinea-Bissau.
|Selected Security Council Press Statements
|1 July 2020 SC/14240
|This press statement expressed concern, among other things, at recent incidents, calling on Guinea-Bissau’s defence and security forces not to interfere in the political process in Guinea-Bissau.
|5 March 2020 SC/14138
|Council members issued a press statement calling on the parties “to respect the legal and constitutional frameworks and the democratic process to resolve the post-electoral crisis”. They also “called on ECOWAS to urgently send a high-level political mission to Guinea-Bissau” to help resolve the crisis.
|16 October 2019 SC/13989
|This press statement reiterated the imperative need for the presidential election to be held on 24 November 2019.
|Selected General Assembly Documents
|17 September 1974 A/RES/3205 (XXIX)
|This resolution admitted Guinea-Buissau as a member of the UN.
|Selected Human Rights Council Documents
|4 April 2016 A/HRC/32/34/Add.1
|This was the report of the special rapporteur on the independence of judges and lawyers on her mission to Guinea-Bissau from 10 to 16 October 2015.
|9 January 2015 A/HRC/WG.6/21/GNB/1
|This was the report of the second Universal Periodic Review of Guinea-Bissau.
|Selected Other Documents
|10 April 2019 S/2019/303
|This was the report of the Security Council mission to Cote d’Ivoire and Guinea-Bissau.
|22 March 2013 PSC/PR/COMM.(CCCLXI)
|This was a communique of the AU PSC.