Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1572 (2004) concerning Côte d'Ivoire



SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE ESTABLISHED PURSUANT TO RESOLUTION 1572 (2004)
CONCERNING COTE D'IVOIRE - RESOLUTIONS

S/RES/2101 (2013) 25 April 2013 Recalls that the measures on arms and related materiel, previously imposed by paragraphs 7 and 8 of resolution 1572 (2004), are replaced by paragraphs 2, 3 and 4 of resolution 2045 (2012); decides to renew until 30 April 2014 also the financial and travel measures imposed by paragraphs 9 to 12 of resolution 1572 (2004) and paragraph 12 of resolution 1975 (2011); and the measures preventing the importation by any State of all rough diamonds from Côte d’Ivoire imposed by paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005). It further decides that the Member State delivering assistance may, in the alternative, make this notification pursuant to paragraph 3(e) after informing the Government of Côte d’Ivoire that it intends to do so, and stresses the importance that such notifications and authorisation requests contain all relevant information, including the purpose of the use and end user, the technical specifications and quantity of the equipment to be shipped and, when applicable, the supplier, the proposed date of delivery, mode of transportation and itinerary of shipments. Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts until 30 April 2014 as set out in paragraph 7 of resolution 1727 (2006). Decides that the report may include, as appropriate, any information and recommendations relevant to the Committee’s possible additional designation of the individuals and entities described in paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Reiterates its commitment to impose targeted measures as expressed in paragraph 10 to resolution 1980 (2011).

S/RES/2045 (2012) 26 April 2012 Decides that the measures on arms and related materiel, previously imposed by paragraphs 7 and 8 of resolution 1572 (2004), are replaced by paragraphs 2, 3 and 4 of this resolution and shall no longer apply to the provision of training, advice and expertise related to security and military activities, as well as to the supplies of civilian vehicles to the Ivorian security forces; and further decides to renew until 30 April 2013 also the financial and travel measures imposed by paragraphs 9 to 12 of resolution 1572 (2004) and paragraph 12 of resolution 1975 (2011) and the measures preventing the importation by any State of all rough diamonds from Côte d’Ivoire imposed by paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005). Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts until 30 April 2013 as set out in paragraph 7 of resolution 1727 (2006). Decides that the report may include, as appropriate, any information and recommendations relevant to the Committee’s possible additional designation of the individuals and entities described in paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Reiterates its commitment to impose targeted measures as expressed in paragraph 10 to resolution 1980 (2011).

S/RES/1975 (2011) 30 March 2011 Decides to adopt targeted sanctions against (in Annex I of the resolution) those individuals who meet the criteria set out in resolution 1572 (2004) and subsequent resolutions, including those individuals who obstruct peace and reconciliation in Côte d’Ivoire, obstruct the work of UNOCI and other international actors in Côte d’Ivoire and commit serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law, and therefore decides that the individuals listed in Annex I of resolution 1975 (2011) shall be subject to the financial and travel measures imposed by paragraphs 9 to 11 of resolution 1572 (2004), and reaffirms its intention to consider further measures, as appropriate, including targeted sanctions against media actors who meet the relevant sanctions criteria, including by inciting publicly hatred and violence.

S/RES/1946 (2010) 15 October 2010 Renews until 30 April 2011 the measures contained in paragraphs 7 to 12 of resolution 1572 (2004) (arms embargo and military assistance, assets freeze and travel ban), and in paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005) (embargo on diamonds). Decides to review the measures imposed by resolution 1572 (2004) and 1643 (2005) by the end of this period. Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts until 30 April 2011. Decides that the report may include, as appropriate, any information and recommendations relevant to the Committee’s possible additional designation of the individuals and entities described in paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Decides that, the measures imposed by paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005) shall not apply to an import that will be used solely for the purposes of scientific research and analysis. Decides that any threat to the electoral process in Côte d'Ivoire shall constitute a threat to the peace and national reconciliation process for the purposes of paras. 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Underlines its preparedness to impose targeted measures against persons who, among other things, are determined to be threatening the peace and national reconciliation process in Côte d’Ivoire; attacking or obstructing the action of UNOCI, the French forces, the SRSG, the Facilitator or his Special Representative; responsible for obstacles to the freedom of movement of UNOCI and the French forces; responsible for serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law in Côte d’Ivoire; inciting publicly hatred and violence; acting in violation of the measures imposed by par. 7 of resolution 1572 (2004). Decides, in line with paragraph 27 of resolution 1933 (2010) and in addition to the provisions of paragraph 8 of resolution 1572 (2004), that the arms embargo shall not apply to the supplies of non-lethal equipment intended solely to enable the Ivorian security forces to use only appropriate and proportionate force while maintaining public order, as approved in advance by the Sanctions Committee; decides, in line with paragraph 27 of resolution 1933 (2010) and in addition to the provisions of paragraph 8 of resolution 1572 (2004), that the arms embargo shall not apply to the supplies of non-lethal equipment intended solely to enable the Ivorian security forces to use only appropriate and proportionate force while maintaining public order, as approved in advance by the Sanctions Committee.

S/RES/1893 (2009) 29 October 2009 Renews until 31 October 2010 the measures contained in paragraphs 7 to 12 of resolution 1572 (2004) (arms embargo and military assistance, assets freeze and travel ban), and in paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005) (embargo on diamonds). Decides to review the measures imposed by resolution 1572 (2004) and 1643 (2005) by the end of this period. Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts until 31 October 2010. Decides that the report may include, as appropriate, any information and recommendations relevant to the Committee’s possible additional designation of the individuals and entities described in paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Decides that, the measures imposed by paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005) shall not apply to an import that will be used solely for the purposes of scientific research and analysis. Decides that any threat to the electoral process in Côte d'Ivoire shall constitute a threat to the peace and national reconciliation process for the purposes of paras. 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Underlines its preparedness to impose targeted measures against persons who, among other things, are determined to be threatening the peace and national reconciliation process in Côte d’Ivoire; attacking or obstructing the action of UNOCI, the French forces, the SRSG, the Facilitator or his Special Representative; responsible for obstacles to the freedom of movement of UNOCI and the French forces; responsible for serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law in Côte d’Ivoire; inciting publicly hatred and violence; acting in violation of the measures imposed by par. 7 of resolution 1572 (2004).

S/RES/1842 (2008) 29 October 2008 Renews until 31 October 2009 the measures contained in paragraphs 7 to 12 of resolution 1572 (2004), and in paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005). Decides to review the measures imposed by resolution 1572 (2004) and 1643 (2005) by the end of this period. Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts until 31 October 2009. Decides that any threat to the electoral process in Cote d'Ivoire shall constitute a threat to the peace and national reconciliation process for the purposes of paras. 9 & 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Underlines its preparedness to impose targeted measures against persons who, among other things, are determined to be threatening the peace and national reconciliation process in Cote d’Ivoire; attacking or obstructing the action of UNOCI, the French forces, the SRSG, the Facilitator or his Special Representative; responsible for obstacles to the freedom of movement of UNOCI and the French forces; responsible for serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law in Cote d’Ivoire; inciting publicly hatred and violence; acting in violation of the measures imposed by par. 7 of resolution 1572 (2004).

S/RES/1782 (2007) 29 October 2007 Renews until 31 October 2008 the measures contained in paragraphs 7 to 12 of resolution 1572 (2004), and in paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005). Decides to review the measures imposed by resolution 1572 (2004) and 1643 (2005) by the end of this period. Urges all Ivorian parties to cooperate more actively with the Group of Experts, whose mandate is extended until 31 October 2008. Underlines its preparedness to impose targeted measures against persons who, among other things, are determined to be threatening the peace and national reconciliation process in Cote d’Ivoire; attacking or obstructing the action of UNOCI, the French forces, the SRSG, the Facilitator or his Special representative; responsible for obstacles to the freedom of movement of UNOCI and the French forces; Responsible for serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law in Cote d’Ivoire; inciting publicly hatred and violence; acting in violation of the measures imposed by par. 7 of resolution 1572 (2004).

S/RES/1761 (2007) 20 June 2007 Resolution 1761 (2007) adopted by the Security Council at its 5700th meeting. Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts until 31 October 2007

S/RES/1727 (2006) 15 December 2006 Renews until 31 October 2007 the measures contained in paragraphs 7 to 12 of resolution 1572 (2004), and in paragraph 6 of resolution 1643 (2005). Requests all States concerned, and in particular those in the region, to report to the Committee within 90 days from the adoption of the resolution, on practical steps adopted to implement the measures renewed by paragraph 1. Reiterates that any serious obstacle to the freedom of movement and any attack to UNOCI, the French forces, the High Representative for the elections, the International Working Group, the Mediator referred to in paragraph 20 of resolution 1721 (2006) constitutes a threat to the peace and national reconciliation process for purposes of paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts for a further six months

S/RES/1708 (2006) 14 September 2006 Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts until 15 December 2006

S/RES/1643 (2005) 15 December 2005 Renews until 15 December 2006 the arms embargo, travel restrictions and assets freeze first imposed by resolution 1572 (2004). Decides that any serious obstacle to the freedom of movement and any attack to UNOCI, the French forces, the High Representative for the elections, the International Working Group constitutes a threat to the peace and national reconciliation process for purposes of paragraphs 9 and 11 of resolution 1572 (2004). Imposes prohibition on the import of rough diamonds from Côte d’Ivoire. Re-establishes the Group of Experts for a period of six months

S/RES/1632 (2005) 18 October 2005 Extends the mandate of the Group of Experts to 15 December 2005

S/RES/1584 (2005) 1 February 2005 Authorizes the United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire (UNOCI) and the French forces supporting it to monitor the application of the arms embargo and also requests the Secretary-General, in consultation with the Security Council Committee to set up, within the next 30 days, a three-member expert panel to undertake a number of tasks, including: examine information gathered by UNOCI and the French forces on their monitoring activities; gather and analyse all relevant information in Côte d’Ivoire and countries in the region on arms flows; and consider and recommend ways of improving the capabilities of States in the region to implement the Council's relevant measures

S/RES/1572 (2004) 15 November 2004 Imposed an arms embargo with immediate effect and also imposed travel restrictions and an assets freeze on designated individuals to take effect on 15 December 2004. Established a Sanctions Committee to oversee the implementation of the measures.