UN Documents for Myanmar

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
10 April 1948 S/RES/45 This resolution recommended Myanmar (Burma) for UN membership.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
6 November 2017 S/PRST/2017/22 This was a presidential statement on the situation in the Rakhine.
2 May 2008 S/PRST/2008/13 This was the presidential statement noting the commitment of the Myanmar government that the referendum would be free and fair and underlining the need for the government of Myanmar to “establish the conditions and crate an atmosphere conducive to an inclusive and credible process”.
11 October 2007 S/PRST/2007/37 This was the presidential statement strongly deploring the use of violence against demonstrations and emphasising the importance of early release of prisoners.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
29 October 2018 S/2018/956 This was the Secretary-General's report on children and armed conflict in Myanmar.
22 December 2017 S/2017/1099 This was the Secretary-General's report on Children and Armed Conflict in Myanmar.
1 May 2013 S/2013/258 This was the report of the Secretary-General on Children and Armed Conflict in Myanmar, covering the period 1 April 2009-31 January 2013.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
22 October 2018 S/2018/938 This was a letter to the Secretary-General objecting to a briefing by the Chairperson of the Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar established by the Human Rights Council.
16 October 2018 S/2018/926 This was a letter from nine Council members, requesting a briefing by the Chairperson of the Human Rights Council’s Fact-Finding Mission.
9 October 2018 S/2018/880 This was a letter from China transmitting a press release on the three-point consensus reached at an informal meeting among China, Myanmar and Bangladesh, which was held on 27 September 2018, during the high-level week of the General Assembly.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
28 February 2019 S/PV.8477 This was a briefing on the situation in Myanmar by Special Envoy Christine Schraner Burgener, who visited the country at the end of January.
24 October 2018 S/PV.8381 and Resumption 1 Marzuki Darusman, the chair of the Independent International Fact‑Finding Mission on Myanmar, briefed the Council on the Mission’s 27 August report.
24 October 2018 S/PV.8381 Marzuki Darusman, the chair of the Independent International Fact‑Finding Mission on Myanmar, briefed the Council on the Mission’s 27 August report.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
9 May 2018 SC/13331 This was a press statement on the Council visit to Myanmar and Bangladesh.
13 August 2009 SC/9731 This was a press statement reiterating the importance of the release of all political prisoners and expressing serious concern at the conviction and sentencing of Aung San Suu Kyi.
22 May 2009 SC/9662 The Council expressed concern about the political impact of developements related to Aung San Suu Kyi.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
31 October 2017 A/C.3/72/L.48 This was the resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar adopted by the Third Committee.
15 September 2010 A/65/368 This contained the report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar since March 2010.
18 October 2006 A/61/369/Corr.1 This was the corrigendum of a report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar.
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
12 September 2018 A/HRC/39/64 This was the report of the independent international fact-finding mission on Myanmar.
10 March 2010 A/HRC/13/48 This was the report from the Special Rapporteur on the situation of Human Rights in Myanmar.
7 March 2008 A/HRC/7/24 This was a report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar, covering the period from December 2007 to March 2008.
Selected Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict Documents View All
16 August 2013 S/AC.51/2013/2 This document contains the conclusions of the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict on Myanmar.
28 October 2009 S/AC.51/2009/4 These were the conclusions on Myanmar.
Selected Other Documents View All
8 September 2017 A/72/382 This was the report of the Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar.
12 January 2007 S/2007/14 This was a draft resolution on the situation in Myanmar which was vetoed by China and Russia.
15 September 2006 S/Agenda/5526 This was the provisional agenda for the Security Council meeting that added Myanmar to the Council agenda.