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United Nations Peacebuilding Commission

Mandate of the Peacebuilding Commission

Photo of the inaugural session of Peacebuilding Commission.

Inaugural Session of Peacebuilding Commission Opens.

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In the enabling resolutions establishing the Peacebuilding Commission, resolution 60/180 PDF document and resolution 1645 (2005) PDF documentof 20 December 2005, the United Nations General Assembly and the Security Council mandated it:

In resolutions A/RES/70/262 and S/RES/2282, General Assembly and Security Council also stress the importance of the Peacebuilding Commission to fulfil the following functions in this regard: