UN Documents for Somalia

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
31 March 2022 S/RES/2628 This resolution endorsed the decision by the AU Peace and Security Council to reconfigure the AU Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) into the AU Transition Mission in Somalia (ATMIS). The resolution authorises, for the period of one year, AU member states to deploy uniformed personnel in the country to carry out ATMIS’ mandated tasks.
21 December 2021 S/RES/2614 This reauthorised AMISOM’s mandate without substantive changes until 31 March.
3 December 2021 S/RES/2608 This renewed the anti-piracy measures off the coast of Somalia for three months.
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 May 2022 S/2022/392 This was the Secretary-General's report on the situation in Somalia covering developments from 1 February to 13 May.
7 February 2022 s_2022_101 This was the Secretary-General's report on the situation in Somalia covering the period from 6 November 2021 to 31 January 2022.
11 November 2021 S/2021/944 This was the Secretary-General's report on the situation in Somalia covering developments from 1 August to 4 November 2021.
Selected Sanctions Committee Documents View All
15 October 2020 S/2020/1004 This was the report detailing the delivery of humanitarian assistance in Somalia and any impediments present by the Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs, as requested by resolution 2498 in 2019.
28 September 2020 S/2020/949 This was the final report of the Panel of Experts on Somalia, which continued to illustrate the damaging impact of Al-Shabaab.
1 November 2019 S/2019/858 This was the final report of the Panel of Experts on Somalia.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
4 October 2021 S/2021/859 This was a letter from the Security Council in response to the Secretary-General’s request for an extension of the deadlines to submit a proposal on a reconfigured AMISOM and options for continued UN logistical support to the AU mission, UNSOM, and the Somali security forces.
29 September 2021 S/2021/858 This was a letter from the Secretary-General to the Security Council president requesting an extension of the deadlines to submit a proposal on a reconfigured AMISOM and options for continued UN logistical support to the AU mission, UNSOM and the Somali security forces.
17 August 2021 S/2021/668 This was the summary of the IEG’s 30 June meeting on Somalia. 
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
15 November 2021 S/PV.8905 This meeting record covered the adoption of resolution 2607, including several explanations after the vote.
12 November 2020 S/PV.8775 This meeting record covered the adoption of resolution 2551 (2020), including several explanations after the vote. China and Russia abstained from this resolution renewing elements of the Somalia sanctions regime.
20 August 2020 S/PV.8755 This were briefing and consultations on Somalia with James Swan, Special Representative and head of UNSOM, and Francisco Madeira, AU Special Representative, briefing the Council.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
18 September 2021 SC/14641 In this press statement, Council members expressed deep concern about the ongoing disagreement within the Somali Government and the negative impact on the electoral timetable and process. They urged all stakeholders to exercise restraint, and underlined the importance of maintaining peace, security and stability in Somalia.
1 June 2021 SC/14537 This press statement welcomed the welcomed the agreement reached on 27 May between the federal government of Somalia and its federal member states on the implementation of the 17 September 2020 electoral model. It also welcomed the commitment to hold peaceful, transparent, inclusive and credible elections within 60 days, which respect the agreed‑upon minimum 30 per cent women’s quota in Parliament.
17 May 2021 SC/14503 In this press statement Council members expressed their concern about the disagreement among Somalia’s political leaders on the model for elections and referred to the 17 September 2020 agreement as only basis for the holding of elections which was endorsed by the Federal Government and all its member states.
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).