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UNRIC Library Backgrounder: Afghanistan

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Security Council Meetings on Afghanistan

 

Selected UN Documents
  • A/69/929-S/2015/422 (10 June 2015): The situation in Afghanistan and its implications for international peace and security : report of the Secretary-General:
    http://undocs.org/A/69/929
    Submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 68/11 and Security Council resolution 2210 (2015); provides an update on the activities of the UN in Afghanistan since the previous report dated 27 Feb. 2015 (A/69/801-S/2015/151).
  • S/2015/336 (15 May 2015): Report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict in Afghanistan (Reporting period: 1 September 2010 to 31 December 2014): http://undocs.org/S/2015/336
  • A/HRC/28/48 (8 January 2015): Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the situation of human rights in Afghanistan and on the achievements of technical assistance in the field of human rights in 2014:
    http://undocs.org/A/HRC/28/48
    Prepared in cooperation with the UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA).
  • S/2015/79 (2 February 2015): Letter dated 2 February 2015 from the Chair of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) addressed to the President of the Security Council:
    http://undocs.org/S/2015/79
    Transmits report of the Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team on specific cases of cooperation between organized crime syndicates and individuals, groups, undertakings and entities eligible for listing under paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 2160 (2014).
  • S/2014/888 (11 December 2014): Letter dated 11 December 2014 from the Chair of the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) addressed to the President of the Security Council:
    http://undocs.org/S/2014/888
    Transmits 5th report of the Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team submitted pursuant to resolution 2160 (2014) concerning the Taliban and other associated individuals and entities constituting a threat to the peace, stability and security of Afghanistan.
  • S/2014/887 (11 December 2014): Letter dated 11 December 2014 from the Permanent Representative of Afghanistan to the United Nations addressed to the President of the Security Council: http://undocs.org/S/2014/887
    Transmits the Agreement between the North Atlantic Treaty Organization and Afghanistan on the status of NATO forces and NATO personnel conducting mutually agreed NATO-led activities in Afghanistan.
  • A/66/604-S/2011/772 (13 December 2011): The situation in Afghanistan and its implications for international peace and security : report of the Secretary-General:
    http://undocs.org/A/66/604
    Submitted pursuant to General Assembly resolution 65/8 and Security Council resolution 1974 (2011); provides an update on the activities of the UN in Afghanistan since the previous report (A/66/369-S/2011/590) dated 21 Sept. 2011.
  • A/66/601-S/2011/767 (12 December 2011): Letter dated 2011/12/07 from the Permanent Representatives of Afghanistan and Turkey to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary General:
    http://undocs.org/A/66/601
    Transmits the text of the Istanbul Process on Regional Security and Cooperation for a Secure and Stable Afghanistan
  • A/66/597-S/2011/762 (9 December 2011): Letter dated 2011/12/06 from the Permanent Representatives of Afghanistan and Germany to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary General:
    http://undocs.org/A/66/597
    Transmits conclusions of the International Afghanistan Conference in Bonn on 5 Dec. 2011
  • Key documents and reports:
    http://unama.unmissions.org/Default.aspx?tabid=12261&language=en-US
  • S/2010/564 (1 November 2010): Report of the Security Council Mission to Afghanistan, 21 to 24 June 2010:
    http://undocs.org/S/2010/564
  • Agreement on Provisional Arrangements in Afghanistan pending the Re-Establishment of Permanent Government Institutions (S/2001/1154, 5 December 2001):
    http://undocs.org/S/2001/1154
    Transmits Agreement on Provisional Arrangements in Afghanistan Pending the Re-establishment of Permanent Government Institutions, signed in Bonn, 5 Dec. 2001, by the participants in the UN Talks on Afghanistan. Presents general and final provisions of the interim authority, its legal framework and judicial system, interim administration, and the Special Independent Commission of the Convening of the Emergency Loya Jirga. Includes 4 annexes which set out i) international security force, ii) role of the United Nations during the interim period, iii) request to the United Nations by the participants at the UN Talks on Afghanistan, and iv) composition of the interim administration.

  • UN Member States on the Record: Afghanistan
    http://www.un.org/depts/dhl/unms/afghanistan.shtml

    key documents related to its membership in the UN; statements made before the principal organs; draft resolutions sponsored; periodic reports submitted on Human Rights conventions, etc.

 

Selected Statements and Speeches by UN Officials

 

Selected UN Reports & Publications

 

Further Information


Selected Non-UN Sources

 

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