Ad Hoc and Special Committees (established on the recommendation of the Sixth Committee) Ad Hoc and Special Committees (established on the recommendation of the Sixth Committee)

Last update: March 11, 2019

Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization

(1975– )

Documents for the 2019 session

(19 to 27 February 2019)

Opening of the annual session (19 February 2019): morning Video | afternoon Video

Draft report of the Special Committee

I. Introduction
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A/AC.182/2019/L.1 Introduction
II. Maintenance of international peace and security
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A/AC.182/2019/L.2 A. Introduction and implementation of sanctions imposed by the United Nations
A/AC.182/2019/L.3 B. Consideration of the revised proposal submitted by Libya with a view to strengthening the role of the United Nations in the maintenance of international peace and security
A/AC.182/2019/L.4 C. Consideration of the revised working paper submitted by Belarus and the Russian Federation
A/AC.182/2019/L.5 D. Consideration of the revised working paper submitted by Cuba on the strengthening of the role of the Organization and enhancing its effectiveness: adoption of recommendations
A/AC.182/2019/L.6 E. Consideration of the further revised working paper submitted by Ghana on strengthening the relationship and cooperation between the United Nations and regional arrangements or agencies in the peaceful settlement of disputes
III. Peaceful Settlement of Disputes
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A/AC.182/2019/L.7 A. Means for the settlement of disputes: exchange of information on State practices regarding the use of mediation
A/AC.182/2019/L.8 B. Proposal by the Russian Federation to recommend that the Secretariat be requested to establish a website on the peaceful settlement of disputes and update the Handbook on the Peaceful Settlement of Disputes between States
IV. Repertory of Practice of United Nations Organs and Repertoire of the Practice of the Security Council
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A/AC.182/2019/L.9 + Add.1 Repertory of Practice of United Nations Organs and Repertoire of the Practice of the Security Council
V. Working methods of the Special Committee and identification of new subjects
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A/AC.182/2019/L.10 A. Working methods of the Special Committee

B. Identification of new subjects

General statements made at the 2019 session, held on 19 February 2019

Statements made in the Working Group of the Whole, in the context of the annual thematic debate on the means for the settlement of disputes, entitled “Exchange of information on State practices regarding the use of mediation”, held on 21 February 2019

General documents

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A/AC.182/L.149 Provisional agenda
A/RES/73/206 General Assembly resolution 73/206
A/73/33 2018 report of the Special Committee

Maintenance of international peace and security

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A/RES/64/115 General Assembly resolution 64/115, annex (Introduction and implementation of sanctions imposed by the United Nations)
A/53/33, para. 98 Revised proposal by Libya (1996)
A/69/33, para. 37 Revised working paper by Belarus and the Russian Federation (2014)
A/AC.182/L.150 Revised working paper by Cuba (2019)
A/AC.182/L.151 Further revised working paper by Ghana (2019)

Peaceful settlement of disputes

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A/RES/72/118 General Assembly resolution 72/118, para.6
A/69/33, para. 52 Proposal by Russian Federation (2014)

Repertory of Practice of United Nations Organs and Repertoire of the Practice of the Security Council

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A/73/190 Report of the Secretary-General on the Repertory of Practice of United Nations Organs and Repertoire of the Practice of the Security Council

Working methods and identification of new subjects

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A/61/33, para. 72 Revised working paper on Working Methods (2006)