29 July 2013
Security Council

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

Security Council 1988 Committee Updates Its Guidelines to Include Details


for National Contact Point of Government of Afghanistan


On 29 July 2013, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1988 (2011) approved updates to the Guidelines of the Committee for the Conduct of its Work to include the contact details for the National Contact Point of the Government of Afghanistan:

National Contact Point of the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan,

Office of the National Security Council,


Pursuant to paragraphs 18 and 21 of resolution 2082 (2012), in order to ensure coordination with the Government of Afghanistan’s peace and reconciliation efforts, Member States are strongly urged to consult with the Government of Afghanistan prior to submitting their listing and delisting requests for Committee’s considerations.

Member States are also encouraged to copy the Permanent Mission of Afghanistan to the United Nations in all official communications addressed to the national contact point of the Government of Afghanistan.

The updated Guidelines and the National Contact Point details are available on the Committee’s website at the following URL: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1988/list.shtml.

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