UN Documents for Somalia

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
4 December 2019 S/RES/2500 This was a resolution renewing the counter-piracy measures off the coast of Somalia for 12 months.
15 November 2019 S/RES/2498 This extended various elements of the Somalia sanctions regime until 15 November 2020.
31 May 2019 S/RES/2472 This renewed the authorisation of AMISOM until 31 May 2020 and authorised reductions to achieve a maximum level of 19,626 uniformed AMISOM personnel by 28 February 2020.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
7 June 2018 S/PRST/2018/13 This was a presidential statement welcoming the conditions-based transition plan in Somalia for the progressive transfer of security responsibilities to national forces.
9 August 2017 S/PRST/2017/14 This was on the threat of famine in Yemen, Somalia, South Sudan and north-east Nigeria.
10 February 2017 S/PRST/2017/3 This presidential statement welcomed the conclusion of the electoral process.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
13 February 2020 S/2020/121 The report provided updates on the implementation and mandates of UNSOM and UNSOS between 5 November 2019 to 4 February 2020.
15 November 2019 S/2019/884 This report covered developments in Somalia from 5 August to 4 November 2019.
8 November 2019 S/2019/867 This report was on the situation with respect to piracy and armed robbery at sea off the coast of Somalia.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
1 November 2019 S/2019/858 This was the final report of the Panel of Experts on Somalia.
7 October 2019 S/2019/799 This contained the report of the Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator on the delivery of humanitarian assistance in Somalia.
13 December 2018 S/2018/1115 This was a letter from the Secretary-General transmitting the names appointed to the panel of experts.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
2 August 2019 S/2019/627 This was from the Secretary-General on developments towards the normalisation of relations between Djibouti and Eritrea.
10 May 2019 S/2019/388 This contained the findings and recommendations of the AU-UN joint review of AMISOM’s mandate.
11 February 2019 S/2019/140 This was a letter from the Secretary-General to the president of the Council on the increase of UN guards in Mogadishu.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
24 February 2020 S/PV.8731 This meeting discussed the situation in Somalia and the latest report, covering 5 November 2019 to 4 February 2020.
21 November 2019 S/PV.8671 This was the briefing by Special Representative and head of UNSOM James Swan.
15 November 2019 S/PV.8665 This was the meeting in which resolution 2498 renewing elements of the Somalia sanctions regime were adopted.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
29 December 2019 SC/14067 Security Council members issued this press statement to condemn the deadly terrorist attack of 28 December 2019 at the Ex-control Afgoye Junction in Mogadishu.
25 November 2019 SC/14034 In this press statement Council members focused on efforts needed to have free, fair, and inclusive elections in Somalia.
15 July 2019 SC/13883 This press statement condemned the terrorist attack in Kismayo on 12 July 2019.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
24 June 2010 A/RES/64/287 This was the General Assembly resolution on financing of UN support to AMISOM for the period from 1 July 2010 to 30 June 2011.
23 June 2009 A/C.5/63/L.66 This was a draft resolution on financing of activities arising from Security Council resolution 1863 (2009).
7 April 2009 A/RES/63/275 This was the GA resolution on financing the activities arising from Security Council resolution 1863 (2009).
Selected Human Rights Council Documents View All
28 September 2018 A/HRC/RES/39/23 The Human Rights Council adopted without a vote a resolution on assistance to Somalia in the field of human rights.
19 July 2018 A/HRC/39/72 This was the report of the independent expert on human rights in Somalia.
13 April 2016 A/HRC/32/12 This was the report of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review on Somalia.
Selected Notes by the President of the Security Council View All
29 March 1995 S/1995/234 This note indicated that the Council agreed to implement measures to make the sanctions committees more transparent by, inter alia, increasing the practice of issuing press releases after Committee meetings.
Selected Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict Documents View All
13 July 2017 S/AC.51/2017/2 This was the conclusions of the Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict on children and armed conflict in Somalia.
Selected Other Documents View All
13 July 2007 S/2007/421/Corr.1 This was the corrigendum of the report of the Security Council mission to Addis Ababa, Khartoum, Accra, Abidjan and Kinshasa, from14 to 21 June 2007.
11 July 2007 S/2007/421 This was a report of the Security Council mission to Addis Ababa, Khartoum, Accra, Abidjan and Kinshasa, from14 to 21 June 2007.
2 July 2007 DP/DCP/SOM/1/Rev.1 This was the UNDP draft country programme document for Somalia (2008-2009).