UN Documents for Conflict Prevention and Mediation: Security Council Letters

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2 July 2020 S/2020/643 This was the chair’s summary of the open Arria-formula meeting of the Security Council on the theme “Cyberstability, conflict prevention and capacity-building”, which was held on 22 May 2020.
26 July 2019 S/2019/604 This letter contained the proposal of the Russian Federation on collective security in the Persian Gulf region and associated background information.
31 May 2019 S/2019/456 This was the concept note for the briefing on “Conflict prevention and mediation”.
3 February 2017 S/2017/108 This was a concept note for the open debate on conflicts in Europe.
4 January 2017 S/2017/6 This was a concept paper for the open debate on “conflict prevention and sustaining peace”.
14 November 2016 S/2016/969 This was a concept note circulated by Senegal for the open debate on water, peace and security.
5 November 2015 S/2015/845 This was a concept note circulated by the UK ahead of the ministerial-level open debate on security, development and the root causes of conflict.
6 January 2015 S/2015/6 This was a concept paper circulated by Chile as president of the Council in January, prior to the debate on inclusive development.
28 August 2014 S/2014/572 This letter from the UK was a concept note in advance of the open debate on conflict prevention.
30 December 2013 S/2013/778 This letter transmitted the annual report of the Ad Hoc Working Group on Conflict Prevention and Resolution in Africa.
2 April 2013 S/2013/204 This letter transmitted the concept note for a briefing in the Security Council on Prevention of conflicts in Africa: addressing the root causes.
12 December 2011 S/2011/570 This was the concept notre from Lebanon “Strengthening and Consolidating Preventive Diplomacy”.
2 February 2011 S/2011/50 This was a concept note from Brazil to prepare for the open debate on the subject of “Maintenance of international peace and security: the interdependence between security and development”.
1 September 2010 S/2010/461 This contained a concept note from Turkey for the Security Council summit on "Ensuring the Security Council's effective role in maintaining international peace and security".
9 July 2010 S/2010/371 This letter transmitted the concept paper for the open debate on “Optimising the Use of Preventive Diplomacy Tools: Prospects and Challenges in Africa”.