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
30 December 2019 S/2019/1005 This was a Secretary-General's report on West Africa and the Sahel.
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.
Selected Security Council Letters View All
27 December 2019 S/2019/1010 This letter extended the mandate of UNOWAS for one month until 31 January 2020.
15 November 2019 S/2019/890 This was a letter from the Secretary-General to the President of the Security Council transmitting the strategic review of UNOWAS.
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.
Selected Security Council Meeting Records View All
16 December 2019 S/PV.8685 This was a briefing on intercommunal violence and terrorism in West Africa.
20 November 2019 S/PV.8670 This was a meeting on the Joint Force of the Group of Five for the Sahel.
24 July 2019 S/PV.8585 The Council held its semi-annual briefing on West Africa and the Sahel.
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.