UN Documents for Guinea-Bissau

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
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 View All
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 View All
6 February 2020 S/2020/105 This was a report of the Secretary-General on Guinea-Bissau and the activities of UNIOGBIS.
29 August 2019 S/2019/696 This was a report on progress made with regard to the stabilization and restoration of constitutional order in Guinea-Bissau
19 August 2019 S/2019/664 This is a Secretary-General's report on Guinea-Bissau and the activities of UNIOGBIS.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
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 View All
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 View All
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.
21 December 2018 S/PV.8438 The Council was briefed by Assistant Secretary-General for Political Affairs Taye-Brooke Zerihoun and the Peacebuilding Commission’s chair of its Guinea-Bissau configuration, Ambassador Mauro Vieira (Brazil) on UNIOGBIS.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
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.
3 July 2019 SC/13870 Council members issued a press statement taking note, inter alia, of the ECOWAS call for the president of Guinea-Bissau to sign a decree of nomination of the government by 3 July on the basis of the proposition made by the Prime Minister, and for the president to stay in office until the holding of the next presidential election, while leaving the full management of government affairs to the newly formed government.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
17 September 1974 A/RES/3205 (XXIX) This resolution admitted Guinea-Buissau as a member of the UN.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
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 View All
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.