CHAPTER 4: Section 3 Changes
In order to keep its Summary statement as streamlined as possible, the Council uses specific agenda items for thematic issues that are considered most regularly at formal meetings, and convenes other thematic meetings under the general ‘umbrella’ agenda item, ‘Maintenance of international peace and security’ . . .
For 2021, Security Council completes annual review of its agenda items
29 March 2021
On 8 March 2021, an update was published of the Summary statement of matters of which the Security Council is seized which indicated that 14 agenda items subject to deletion were being retained for one year, and that three other items had been deleted . . .
On 11 December 2020, the Security Council considered the human rights situation in the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea under “Other matters” during a Closed VTC, after China and the Russian Federation opposed holding the discussion as an Open VTC . . .