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CHAPTER 8: Section 7 CHANGES

2019 presidential note revisits chairmanship arrangements for the Security Council’s subsidiary bodies

30 January 2020

On 27 December 2019, after two years of negotiations in the Informal Working Group on Documentation and Other Procedural Questions, under the chairmanship of Kuwait, the Security Council adopted presidential note S/2019/991 on the subject of selecting the Chairs of its subsidiary bodies . . .

Security Council appoints Chairs and Vice-Chairs of its subsidiary bodies for 2020

14 January 2020

In a Note by the President dated 2 January 2020 (S/2020/2), the Security Council announced the bureaux of its subsidiary organs for the year 2020 . . .

Council reaffirms its unique interim chairmanship arrangements for subsidiary bodies

9 May 2015

In October 2019, the question of interim chairmanship arrangements of its subsidiary bodies came to the Security Council’s direct attention when Peru’s Permanent Representative was appointed Foreign Minister of his country . . . 

Security Council appoints Chairs and Vice-Chairs of its subsidiary bodies for 2019

6 January 2019

In a Note by the President dated 2 January 2019 (S/2019/2), the Security Council announced the bureaux of its subsidiary bodies for the year 2019 . . .

Security Council appoints Chairs and Vice-Chairs of its subsidiary bodies for 2018

7 January 2018

In a Note by the President dated 2 January 2018 (S/2018/2), the Council announced the bureaux of its subsidiary bodies for the year 2018 . . .

Security Council appoints Chairs and Vice-Chairs of its subsidiary bodies for 2017

9 January 2017

In a Note by the President dated 3 January 2017 (S/2017/2), the Council announced the bureaux of its subsidiary bodies for the year . . . 

New parameters for appointing Chairs of the Council’s subsidiary bodies

Updated on 15 September 2016

Two weeks after the completion of the election in June 2016 of five non-permanent members to join the Security Council on 1 January 2017, the Council adopted a Note by the President which contains provisions relating to the appointment of Chairs of the Council’s subsidiary bodies . . .

27 August 2014

On 5 June 2014, the Security Council issued a Note by the President (S/2014/393) intended to improve the effectiveness of the Council’s work and to ensure continuity in the work of its subsidiary bodies.

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