UN Documents for Sierra Leone
|Selected Security Council Resolutions
|26 March 2013 S/RES/2097
|This resolution renewed UNIPSIL for 12 months.
|12 September 2012 S/RES/2065
|This resolution extended UNIPSIL's mandate until 31 March 2013.
|14 September 2011 S/RES/2005
|This resolution renewed the mandate of the UNIPSIL for a period of 12 months.
|Selected Security Council Presidential Statements
|26 March 2014 S/PRST/2014/6
|This presidential statement welcomed the conclusion of UNIPSIL and commending Sierra Leone for its achievements in consolidating peace 12 years after the conclusion of its civil war.
|30 November 2012 S/PRST/2012/25
|Urged all political parties in Sierra Leone to accept the results of the 17 November elections.
|9 October 2012 S/PRST/2012/21
|This presidential statement followed briefings by the President and Chief Prosecutor of the Special Court for Sierra Leone and emphasised the need for further pledges of voluntary contributions in order to allow the Court to complete its mandate in a timely manner.
|Selected Secretary-General's Reports
|17 March 2014 S/2014/192
|This was the Secretary-General’s report on Sierra Leone.
|12 September 2013 S/2013/547
|This was a report of the Secretary-General on UNIPSIL.
|27 February 2013 S/2013/118
|This was a report on UNIPSIL.
|Selected Sanctions Committee Documents
|23 December 2010 S/2010/659
|This was the report of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1132 (1997) concerning Sierra Leone.
|28 December 2007 S/2007/777
|This was a letter conveying the annual report of the sanctions committee on Sierra Leone.
|30 December 2005 S/2005/843
|This was a report of the Sanctions Committee.
|Selected Security Council Letters
|11 January 2013 S/2013/16
|This letter acknowledged the Secretary-General's request for an extension of the UNIPSIL report.
|9 January 2013 S/2013/15
|This was a letter from the Secretary-General requesting an extension for the UNIPSIL report.
|28 November 2012 S/2012/892
|This was a letter from the President of the Council to the Secretary-General regarding the Secretary-General's proposal on alternate means of financing the Special Court for Sierra Leone.
|Selected Security Council Meeting Records
|26 March 2014 S/PV.7148
|This was the final meeting on Sierra Leone.
|18 September 2013 S/PV.7034
|The Council was briefed on the UNIPSIL report and by Foreign Minister Samura Kamara of Sierra Leone, who focused on the government's new poverty reduction strategy launched in July.
|26 March 2013 S/PV.6942
|The Council adopted resolution 2097 extending UNIPSIL's mandate for the last time.
|Selected Security Council Press Statements
|27 September 2013 SC/11133
|This press statement welcomed the judgement of the Special Court for Sierra Leone's appeals chamber that upheld the fifty-year jail term of former Liberian President Charles Taylor.
|19 September 2007 SC/9203
|This was a press statement on the results of the run-off presidential elections and encouraged continued international support to Sierra Leone.
|27 August 2007 SC/9104
|The Council welcomed the results of the 11 August elections and commended the work of the Sierra Leonean National Electoral Commission.
|Selected General Assembly Documents
|21 June 2012 A/66/PV.117
|At this meeting the General Assembly endorsed the recommendations of the Chair of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions to allow the utilisation of the subvention amount to the SCSL beyond 31 July 2012.
|24 May 2012 GA/AB/4032
|At this meeting the General Assembly’s Fifth Committee discussed the subvention to the SCSL.
|24 December 2011 A/RES/66/247
|This resolution authorised the Secretary-General to commit a sum of no more than $9.06 million to the SCSL in the budget for the biennium 2012-2013.
|Selected Peacebuilding Commission Documents
|1 October 2010 PBC/4/SLE/3
|This was the first review of the outcome of the High-level Special Session of the PBC on Sierra Leone.
|Selected Human Rights Council Documents
|23 December 2013 A/HRC/25/58/Add.1
|This was the report of the Special Rapporteur on freedom of religion or belief, Heiner Bielefeldt, on his mission to Sierra Leone from 30 June to 5 July 2013.
|4 March 2009 A/HRC/10/52
|This was the annual report of the High Commissioner for Human Rights on Sierra Leone.
|Selected Other Documents
|2 July 2004 S/2004/525
|This was the report of the Security Council mission to West Africa, 20-29 June 2004.
|7 July 2003 S/2003/688
|This was the report of the Security Council mission to West Africa, 26 June-5 July 2003.
|16 October 2000 S/2000/992
|This was the report of the Security Council mission to Sierra Leone.