UN Documents for UNOWAS (West Africa and the Sahel)

Selected Security Council Resolutions View All
8 December 2017 S/RES/2391 This was a resolution on MINUSMA support to the G5 Sahel joint force.
21 June 2017 S/RES/2359 This welcomed the deployment of the G5 Sahel force.
29 February 2012 S/RES/2039 Welcomed the Secretary-General's assessment mission on piracy in the Gulf of Guinea and called on states to implement its recommendations.
Selected Security Council Presidential Statements View All
7 August 2019 S/PRST/2019/7 This was on West Africa and the Sahel, which included welcoming a planned strategic review of UNOWAS and inviting the Secretary-General to present to the Council its recommendations, and his observations by 15 November.
10 August 2018 S/PRST/2018/16 The Council welcomed collective efforts to recalibrate the UN's Sahel strategy to expedite its impact and encouraged greater coherence of the UN system and partners through implementation of the UN Support Plan for the Sahel.
30 January 2018 S/PRST/2018/3 This was a presidential statement looking forward to ongoing activities undertaken by UNOWAS in the areas of conflict prevention, mediation and good offices and welcoming the regional countries' efforts to address terrorism and transnational crime.
Selected Secretary-General's Reports View All
5 July 2019 S/2019/549 This was on developments in West Africa and the Sahel, and the activities of UNOWAS in the first half of 2019.
28 December 2018 S/2018/1175 This was a report of the Secretary-General on the activities of UNOWAS.
29 June 2018 S/2018/649 This was the Secretary-General's report on UNOWAS and the region.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
31 January 2019 S/2019/98 This was a concept note by Equatorial Guinea circulated ahead of a Council debate on transnational organised crime at sea.
31 January 2019 S/2019/97 This was the concept note circulated by Equatorial Guinea ahead of the high-level debate on “Mercenary activities as a source of insecurity and destabilization in Africa”.
23 February 2018 S/2018/188 This was a summary of the 2242 Informal Expert Group on Women and Peace and Security meeting on the situation in the Lake Chad Basin held 30 January 2018.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
24 July 2019 S/PV.8585 The Council held its semi-annual briefing on West Africa and the Sahel.
16 May 2019 S/PV.8526 The Council held a briefing on the Joint Force of the Group of Five for the Sahel.
5 February 2019 S/PV.8457 This was a Council debate on transnational organised crime at sea.
Selected Security Council Press Statements View All
16 May 2019 SC/13811 Council members issued a press statement following the meeting, welcoming the recent steps taken by the G5 Sahel states towards the full and effective operationalisation of the force and encouraging its continued scale-up to demonstrate tangible operational results.
23 May 2018 SC/13353 Council members encouraged G5 States to achieve the full operational capacity of the force as soon as possible and insisted on the critical need for generating support through the swift disbursement of all pledges by donors.
10 December 2016 SC/12616 This was a press statement that commended the people of the Islamic Republic of the Gambia for the peaceful and transparent holding of elections on 1 December 2016.
Selected General Assembly Documents View All
1 August 2005 A/60/182 This is a Secretary-General report on the causes of conflict and promotion of durable peace and sustainable development in Africa.
20 August 2004 A/59/285 This was a Secretary-General report on the causes of conflict and promotion of durable peace and sustainable development in Africa.
Selected Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa View All
30 December 2005 S/2005/833 This was a letter from the Chairman of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa forwarding the annual report of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa in 2005.
Selected Other Documents View All
2 July 2004 S/2004/525 This was the report of the Security Council mission to West Africa, 20-29 June 2004.