UN Documents for Interaction with Regional and other International Organisations

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
27 February 2019 S/RES/2457 This was a resolution adopted during a meeting on "Cooperation between the UN and regional and subregional organizations in maintaining international peace and security".
18 November 2016 S/RES/2320 This was a resolution which welcomed the AU Assembly decision to fund 25 percent of AU peace support operations, to be phased incrementally over five years. Senegal circulated a concept note ahead of the meeting.
22 December 2014 S/RES/2195 This was a resolution that addressed the role of transnational organised crime in supporting terrorism.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
19 April 2021 S/PRST/2021/9 This presidential statement recognised that regional and sub-regional organisations are in a good position to understand the causes of conflict in their regions and to help prevent and resolve them.
29 January 2021 S/PRST/2021/2 This was a presidential statement encouraging the holding of an informal meeting between Security Council members and representatives of the Arab Summit Troika and the Secretary-General of the LAS, on the margins of the General Assembly high level segment.
4 December 2020 S/PRST/2020/11 This statement further underscored the importance of developing effective partnerships between the UN and regional organisations, in particular the African Union.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
30 August 2021 S/2021/763 The report provides an update on the implementation of the Joint United Nations-African Union Framework for Enhanced Partnership in Peace and Security.
11 September 2020 S/2020/898 This was the biennial report on cooperation between the UN and regional and other organisations.
31 August 2020 S/2020/860 This was a report on strengthening the partnership between the UN and the AU on issues of peace and security in Africa.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
8 December 2020 S/2020/1179 This letter transmitted the transcript of the VTC debate on “Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and subregional organizations: African Union”.
25 November 2020 S/2020/1146 This was the concept note for a high-level videoconference debate on cooperation between the UN and regional and subregional organisations, focusing on the AU.
30 September 2020 S/2020/962 This was the joint communiqué following the 14th annual joint consultative meeting between the UN Security Council and the AU Peace and Security Council.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
30 October 2020 S/PV.8650 This was a meeting on the Secretary-General's 2019 annual report on ways to strengthen the partnership between the UN and AU on issues of peace and security in Africa.
6 February 2020 S/PV.8714 The Council heard a briefing from Albanian Prime Minister and Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Edi Rama, the current Chairperson-in-Office for the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) for 2020. He updated the Council on developments in the OSCE’s area of operation, including in eastern Ukraine, Georgia and Transdniestria and discussed Albania’s priorities as chair of the OSCE for the upcoming year,
30 January 2020 S/PV.8711 The Council heard a briefing on the cooperation between the UN and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). This was the first Council meeting focused on cooperation with ASEAN.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
19 July 2018 SC/13430 This was the joint communique issued by Council members and members of the AU Peace and Security Council following their annual meeting.
21 October 2010 SC/10065 The Council took note of the decisions on Somalia at the 15 October meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
5 July 2019 A/73/941 This a was a letter by Russia on behalf of the members of the SCO addressed to the Secretary-General containing the Bishkek Declaration of the Council of Heads of State of the SCO.
22 December 2018 A/RES/73/267 This was a General Assembly resolution on cooperation between the UN and the League of Arab States.
21 November 2016 A/RES/71/11 This was the General Assembly resolution on cooperation between the UN and the League of Arab States.
Selected Other Documents View All
30 December 2009 S/2009/681 This was from the chairman of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa to the president of the Security Council containing the 2009 report on the activities of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa.
11 June 2009 S/2009/303 This was the report of the Security Council mission to the African Union; Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo; and Liberia.
22 December 2005 S/2005/828 This was a letter from the Chairman of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa transmitting the report on the 15 December 2005 seminar held by the Working Group on cooperation between the UN and African regional organisations in the field of peace and security.