Meetings conducted by the Security Council in 2020
(in reverse chronological order)
Meeting
Record
Date Recording Topic Letter with Vote Procedure /
Briefings
Letter with Vote Outcome Security Council
Outcome / Vote
-- 29 December Webcast Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts S/2020/1311 S/2020/1305 S/RES/2560 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 22 December Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan S/2020/1280 S/2020/1276 S/RES/2559 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 21 December Webcast Peacebuilding and sustaining peace S/2020/1273 S/2020/1269 S/RES/2558 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 21 December -- The promotion and strengthening of the rule of law: Strengthening the cooperation between the Security Council and the International Court of Justice -- -- S/PRST/2020/13
-- 18 December Webcast Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist acts S/2020/1266 S/2020/1254 S/RES/2557 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 18 December Webcast The situation concerning the Democratic Republic of Congo S/2020/1265 S/2020/1253 S/RES/2556 (2020)
14-0-1
-- 18 December Webcast The situation in the Middle East S/2020/1263 S/2020/1252 S/RES/2555 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8778 7 December Webcast The situation concerning the Democratic Republic of Congo -- -- --
-- 4 December -- The situation in Somalia S/2020/1173 S/2020/1170 S/RES/2554 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 4 December Webcast Cooperation between the UN and regional and subregional organizations (African Union) S/2020/1179 -- S/PRST/2020/12
S/PRST/2020/11
-- 3 December Webcast Maintenance of international peace and security: security sector reform S/2020/1167 S/2020/1166 S/RES/2553 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8777 17 November Webcast The situation in Mali -- -- --
S/PV.8773 12 November -- Elections of five members of the International Court of Justice [resumed meeting] -- -- --
S/PV.8776 12 November Webcast The situation in the Central African Republic -- -- S/RES/2552 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8775 12 November Webcast The situation in Somalia -- -- S/RES/2551 (2020)
13-0-2
S/PV.8774 12 November Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan -- -- S/RES/2550 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8773 11 November Webcast Elections of five members of the International Court of Justice -- -- --
-- 5 November -- The situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina S/2020/1087 S/2020/1085 S/RES/2549 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 30 October Webcast Women, peace, and security S/2020/1076 S/2020/1066 S/2020/1054
not adopted
5-0-10
-- 30 October Webcast The situation concerning Western Sahara S/2020/1075 S/2020/1063 S/RES/2548 (2020)
13-0-2
S/PV.8772 22 October Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan -- -- --
S/PV.8771 19 October Webcast The situation in the Central African Republic -- -- --
S/PV.8770 15 October Webcast The situation in the Middle East -- -- --
S/PV.8769 15 October Webcast The situation in Mali -- -- S/PRST/2020/10
S/PV.8768 15 October Webcast The question concerning Haiti -- -- S/RES/2547 (2020)
13-0-2
S/PV.8767 13 October Webcast The situation in the Great Lakes region -- -- --
S/PV.8766 9 October Webcast The situation in Cyprus -- -- S/PRST/2020/9
S/PV.8765 8 October Webcast The situation in the Mali -- -- --
S/PV.8764 5 October Webcast The situation in the Middle East -- -- --
S/PV.8763 2 October Webcast Maintenance of international peace and security -- -- S/RES/2546 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8762 29 September Webcast The situation in the Middle East, including the Palestinian question -- -- --
S/PV.8761 25 September Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan -- -- --
S/PV.8760 25 September Webcast Identical letters dated 19 January 2016 from the Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General and the President of the Security Council (S/2016/53)* -- -- S/RES/2545 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 18 September -- Threats to international peace and security S/2020/920 S/2020/917 S/RES/2544 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8759 15 September Webcast The situation in Afghanistan -- -- S/RES/2543 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8758 15 September Webcast The situation in Libya -- -- S/RES/2542 (2020)
13-0-2
S/PV.8757 15 September Webcast The situation in the Middle East -- -- --
S/PV.8756 10 September Webcast Children and armed conflict -- -- S/PRST/2020/8
-- 31 August Webcast Threats to international peace and security caused by terrorist attacks S/2020/870 S/2020/865 S/2020/852
vetoed by USA
14-1-0
-- 31 August Webcast The situation in Mali S/2020/867 S/2020/859 S/RES/2541 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 28 August -- The situation in Somalia S/2020/858 S/2020/854 S/RES/2540 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 28 August -- The situation in the Middle East S/2020/857 S/2020/853 S/RES/2539 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 28 August -- United Nations peacekeeping operations S/2020/856 S/2020/851 S/RES/2538 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8755 20 August Webcast The situation in Somalia -- -- --
-- 14 August Webcast Non-proliferation S/2020/805 S/2020/803 S/2020/797
not adopted
2-2-11
S/PV.8754 10 August Webcast The situation in Guinea-Bissau -- -- --
S/PV.8753 28 July Webcast The situation in the Middle East -- -- --
S/PV.8752 28 July Webcast Peace consolidation in West Africa -- -- S/PRST/2020/7
S/PV.8751 28 July Webcast The situation in Cyprus -- -- S/RES/2537 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8750 28 July Webcast The situation in the Central African Republic -- -- S/RES/2536 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8749 14 July Webcast Identical letters dated 19 January 2016 from the Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General and the President of the Security Council (S/2016/53) -- -- --
S/PV.8748 14 July Webcast Maintenance of international peace and security -- -- S/RES/2535 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8747 14 July Webcast The situation in the Middle East -- -- S/RES/2534 (2020)
15-0-0
S/PV.8746 14 July Webcast Consideration of the draft report of the Security Council to the General Assembly -- S/2020/666 --
-- 11 July Webcast The situation in the Middle East S/2020/702 S/2020/698 S/RES/2533 (2020)
12-0-3
-- 10 July Webcast The situation in the Middle East S/2020/694 S/2020/688 S/2020/683
not adopted
4-7-4
-- 10 July Webcast The situation in the Middle East S/2020/693 S/2020/681 S/2020/667
vetoed by China, Russian Federation
13-2-0
-- 8 July Webcast The situation in the Middle East S/2020/671 S/2020/664 S/2020/658
not adopted
4-7-4
-- 7 July Webcast The situation in the Middle East S/2020/661 S/2020/657 S/2020/654
vetoed by China, Russian Federation
13-2-0
-- 1 July Webcast Maintenance of international peace and security S/2020/638 S/2020/632 S/RES/2532 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 29 June Webcast The situation in Mali S/2020/625 S/2020/613 S/RES/2531 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 29 June Webcast The situation in the Middle East S/2020/624 S/2020/612 S/RES/2530 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 25 June -- International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals S/2020/602 S/2020/590 S/RES/2529 (2020)
14-0-1
-- 25 June -- The situation concerning the Democratic Republic of the Congo S/2020/601 S/2020/589 S/RES/2528 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 22 June Webcast The situation in Somalia S/2020/573 S/2020/569 S/RES/2527 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 5 June Webcast The situation in Libya S/2020/509 S/2020/504 S/RES/2526 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 4 June Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan S/2020/497 S/2020/495 S/RES/2525 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 4 June Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan S/2020/496 S/2020/494 S/RES/2524 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 29 May Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South-Sudan S/2020/468 S/2020/461 S/RES/2523 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 29 May Webcast The situation concerning Iraq S/2020/467 S/2020/460 S/RES/2522 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 29 May Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South-Sudan S/2020/469 S/2020/462 S/RES/2521 (2020)
12-0-3
-- 29 May Webcast The situation in Somalia S/2020/466 S/2020/459 S/RES/2520 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 14 May Webcast Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan S/2020/408 S/2020/405 S/RES/2519 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 29 April Webcast Protection of civilians in armed conflict: Protecting civilians from conflict induced hunger S/2020/340 -- S/PRST/2020/6
-- 30 March -- United Nations peacekeeping operations S/2020/268 S/2020/249 S/RES/2518 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 30 March -- Reports of the Secretary-General on the Sudan and South Sudan S/2020/267 S/2020/248 S/RES/2517 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 30 March -- The situation in Somalia S/2020/266 S/2020/247 S/RES/2516 (2020)
15-0-0
-- 30 March -- Non-proliferation/Democratic People's Republic of Korea [closed] S/2020/270 S/2020/246 S/RES/2515 (2020)
15-0-0