UN Documents for Interaction with Regional and other International Organisations: Security Council Presidential Statements

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4 December 2020 S/PRST/2020/11 This statement further underscored the importance of developing effective partnerships between the UN and regional organisations, in particular the African Union.
13 June 2019 S/PRST/2019/5 This was a presidential statement encouraging the holding of an annual briefing by the Secretary-General of the LAS and the holding of an annual informal meeting between members of the Security Council and the Council of the LAS.
24 May 2016 S/PRST/2016/8 This was a presidential statement on Cooperation between the UN and regional and subregional organisations in maintaining international peace and security.
16 December 2014 S/PRST/2014/27 This was a presidential statement acknowledging the progress in the ongoing cooperation between the UN and the AU in peace operations.
14 February 2014 S/PRST/2014/4 This was a presidential statement on cooperation between the UN and the EU, highlighting the EU's comprehensive approach to maintenance of international peace and security.
28 October 2013 S/PRST/2013/16 This presidential statement acknowledged the continuing dialogue between the UN and the OIC in the fields of peacemaking, preventive diplomacy, peacekeeping and peacebuilding.
14 August 2013 S/PRST/2013/13 This presidential statement regarding piracy in the Gulf of Guinea welcomed the summit on maritime safety and security and stressed the importance of regional coordination for counter-piracy efforts.
6 August 2013 S/PRST/2013/12 This presidential statement stressed the utility of continuing to develop effective partnerships between the UN and regional organizations.
26 September 2012 S/PRST/2012/20 Welcomed the intensifying cooperation between the UN and the Arab League, reiterated the Council's commitment to comprehensive Arab-Israeli peace and welcomed the appointment of the Joint Special Representative for Syria.
22 October 2010 S/PRST/2010/21 This presidential statement underscored the importance of developing effective partnerships between the United Nations and regional organizations, in particular the African Union.
13 January 2010 S/PRST/2010/1 This presidential statement was released following the 13 January meeting "Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and subregional organisations".
26 October 2009 S/PRST/2009/26 This presidential statement reiterated the importance of a more effective strategic relationship between the UN and the AU, underlining the importance of expediting the implementation of the UN-AU Ten-Year Capacity-Building Programme.
18 March 2009 S/PRST/2009/3 This was the presidential statement following the meeting on the AU-UN Panel’s report.
6 November 2007 S/PRST/2007/42 This was a presidential statement on the role of regional and sub-regional organizations in the maintenance of international peace and security. It noted, in particular, the potential role of regional organisations in addressing the illicit trade in small arms and light weapons and the need to take into account in the peacekeeping operations' mandates the regional instruments enabling States to identify and trace illegal small arms and light weapons.
28 March 2007 S/PRST/2007/7 This was a presidential statement on relations between the UN and regional organisations, particularly the African Union.