25 August 2023
Chapter 1: THE CONSTITUTIONAL FRAMEWORK
Section 5: Further documentation of procedures
Compendium of the Council's 16 currently operative presidential notes on its working methods
The two presidential notes on Council working methods adopted in 2023 with Albania as Chair of the Informal
Working Group on documentation and procedure, the five presidential notes on working methods adopted in
2021 with Saint Vincent and the Grenadines as Chair, and the eight 2019 notes adopted with Kuwait as Chair,
when added to the comprehensive 2017 note adopted with Japan as Chair, bring the total number of operative
paragraphs in the currently valid 16 presidential notes on working methods to a total of 174.
Provided here is a Compendium melding together, by topic, the contents of all 16 notes . . .
(This update supplements pages 12-15 of the book.)