Documents

UN General Assembly resolution - and statements made during its introduction

  • Resolution A/RES/56/4 PDF document declaring 6 November the International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict 
  • Statements made by members of the UN General Assembly during the introduction of the draft resolution (A/56/L.8) on the Observance of the International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict (A/56/PV.37, pp. 21-26)  PDF document

Policy Reports

Policy Briefs

Guidance Notes

  • Natural resource management in transition settings – UNDG/ ECHA Guidance Note: This guidance note aims to help UN Country teams and UN Missions understand the negative and positive roles that natural resources can play in peace consolidation. It provides practical guidance to assist in thinking through how natural resource management principles and practices can feed into transitional analysis and planning frameworks.

  • The EU-UN partnership on Land and Natural Resource Conflicts has developed a number of practical guidance notes and training materials on land and conflict, extractives and conflict, renewable resources and conflict, capacity-building for natural resource management and conflict prevention in resource-rich economies.

Technical Reports/Assessments

UN Resolutions and Declarations

Books and Case Studies

 

UN System