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Seventy-Second Session of the United Nations General Assembly
Plenary Meetings

Tuesday, 12 September, 2017 - Monday, 17 September, 2018, New York
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117th plenary meeting

Minute of silent prayer or meditation - Item 2

Closing of the seventy-second session of the General Assembly

  • Sep 17 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
116th plenary meeting

Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly - Item 121

Decision to include the following items in the provisional agenda of session 73 of the General Assembly:

        Prevention of armed conflict - Item 34 (a)

Strengthening the role of mediation in the peaceful settlement of disputes conflict prevention and resolution - Item 34 (b)

        Zone of peace and cooperation of the South Atlantic - Item 36

        The situation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan - Item 40

        Question of the Comorian island of Mayotte - Item 41

The situation in Central America progress in fashioning a region of peace freedom democracy and development - Item 43

        Question of Cyprus - Item 44

        Armed aggression against the Democratic Republic of the Congo - Item 45

        Question of the Falkland Islands (Malvinas) – Item 46

        The situation of democracy and human rights in Haiti - Item 47

Armed Israeli aggression against the Iraqi nuclear installations and its grave consequences for the established international system concerning the peaceful uses of nuclear energy the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons and international peace and security - Item 48

        Consequences of the Iraqi occupation of and aggression against Kuwait - Item 49

Request for an advisory opinion of the International Court of Justice on the legal consequences of the separation of the Chagos Archipelago from Mauritius in 1965 - Item 88

        Implementation of the resolutions of the United Nations - Item 120

        Strengthening of the United Nations system - Item 123

        Financing of the United Nations Mission in East Timor - Item 155

Decision to include the following items in the provisional agenda of session 74 of the General Assembly:

Support by the United Nations system of the efforts of Governments to promote and consolidate new or restored democracies - Item 32

United Nations reform measures and proposals - Item 124

Decision to include the following items in the provisional agenda of session 75 of the General Assembly: Elimination of unilateral extraterritorial coercive economic measures as a means of political and economic compulsion - Item 31

Closing of the following agenda items:

Report of the Economic and Social Council - Item 9

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields - Item 14

Culture of peace - Item 15

Sustainable development - Item 19

Groups of countries in special situations - Item 22

Follow up to the second United Nations Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries - Item 22 (b)

Operational activities for development - Item 24

Operational activities for development of the United Nations system - Item 24 (a)

South South cooperation for development - Item 24 (b)

Report of the Security Council - Item 29

Protracted conflicts in the GUAM area and their implications for international peace security and development - Item 35

The situation in the Middle East - Item 37

Question of Palestine - Item 38

Comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operations in all their aspects - Item 55

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace - Item 65

Promotion and protection of human rights - Item 72

Human rights situations and reports of special rapporteurs and representatives - Item 72 (c)

Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations including special economic assistance - Item 73

Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations - Item 73 (a)

Assistance to the Palestinian people - Item 73 (b)

Special economic assistance to individual countries or regions - Item 73 (c)

General and complete disarmament - Item 99

Follow-up to the 2013 high level meeting of the General Assembly on nuclear disarmament - Item 99 (cc)

Crime prevention and criminal justice - Item 107

Elections to fill vacancies in principal organs - Item 113

Elections to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs and other elections - Item 114

Election of twenty members of the Committee for Programme and Coordination – Item 114 (a)

Election of the Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme - Item 114 (b)

Follow up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit - Item 117

Global health and foreign policy - Item 127

Investigation into the conditions and circumstances resulting in the tragic death of Dag Hammarskjöld and of the members of the party accompanying him - Item 130

Financial reports and audited financial statements and reports of the Board of Auditors - Item 133

Review of the efficiency of the administrative and financial functioning of the United Nations - Item 134

Programme budget for the biennium 2016-2017 - Item 135

Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2018-2019 - Item 136

Programme planning - Item 137

Pattern of conferences - Item 139

Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations
- Item 140

Human resources management - Item 141

Joint Inspection Unit - Item 142

United Nations common system - Item 143

Report on the activities of the Office of Internal Oversight Services - Item 145

Administration of justice at the United Nations - Item 146

Financing of the International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991 - Item 147

Financing of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals
- Item 148

Administrative and budgetary aspects of the financing of the United Nations peacekeeping operations - Item 149

Financing of the United Nations Interim Security Force for Abyei - Item 150

Financing of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic - Item 151

Financing of the United Nations Operation in Côte d’Ivoire - Item 152

Financing of the United Nations Peacekeeping Force in Cyprus - Item 153

Financing of the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of the Congo - Item 154

Financing of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti - Item 156

Financing of the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo
- Item 157

Financing of the United Nations Mission in Liberia - Item 158

Financing of the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali - Item 159

Financing of the United Nations peacekeeping forces in the Middle East
- Item 160

Financing of the United Nations Mission in South Sudan - Item 161

Financing of the United Nations Mission for the Referendum in Western Sahara
- Item 162

Financing of the African Union United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur
- Item 163

Financing of the activities arising from Security Council resolution 1863 (2009)
- Item 164

Financing of the United Nations Mission for Justice Support in Haiti - Item 165

Document: A/72/896

  • Sep 17 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
115th plenary meeting

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace - Item 65

Sexual exploitation and abuse implementing a zero tolerance policy - Item 131

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 11 September 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Documents: A/72/L.69, A/72/751 and A/72/751/Corr.1

  • Sep 13 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
114th plenary meeting

Notification by the Secretary General under Article 12 paragraph 2 of the Charter of the United Nations - Item 112

Report of the Security Council - Item 29

Documents: A/72/300 et A/72/2

  • Sep 12 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
113th plenary meeting

2001-2010: Decade to Roll Back Malaria in Developing Countries Particularly in Africa - Item 13

New Partnership for Africa’s Development: progress in implementation and international support - Item 66 (a)

Causes of conflict and the promotion of durable peace and sustainable development in Africa - Item 66 (b)

Documents: A/72/L.68, A/72/L.57/Rev.1, A/72/L.71, A/72/L.59/Rev.1, A/72/L.70  and A/72/L.72

  • Sep 10 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
112th plenary meeting

Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Item 7

General and complete disarmament - Item 99

Item 7 - to reallocate agenda item 99

A High-level meeting to commemorate and promote the International Day against Nuclear Tests will be held pursuant to General Assembly resolution 72/51 of 4 December 2017.

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 7 August 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Document: A/RES/72/51

  • Sep 06 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
111th plenary meeting

Approval of the appointment of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - Item 115 (h)

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 8 August 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Document: A/72/945

  • Aug 10 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • Trusteeship Council Chamber
110th plenary meeting

Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Item 7

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow up to the outcomes of t he major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields - Item 14

Follow up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit - Item 117

Global health and foreign policy - Item 127

Letters from the President of the General Assembly, dated 13 July 2018, 26 July 2018 and 31 July 2018, were sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Documents: A/72/L.66, A/72/L.67 and A/72/L.65

  • Aug 06 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • Conference Room 2 (CB)
109th plenary meeting

Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Item 7

Follow up to and implementation of the SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway and the Mauritius Strategy for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States - Item 19 (b)

Item 7 - to reallocate sub-item (b) of agenda item 19

Documents: A/72/L.60/Rev.1 and A/72/L.60/Rev.1/Corr.1

  • Jul 27 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Conference Room 1 (CB)
108th plenary meeting

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields - Item 14

The General Assembly will also pay tribute to the memory of His Excellency Dante Maria Caputo, President of the forty-third session of the General Assembly.

The General Assembly will also pay tribute to the memory of His Excellency Theo-Ben Gurirab, President of the fifty-fourth session of the General Assembly.

Document: A/72/L.63

 

  • Jul 24 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 2 (CB)
107th plenary meeting

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields - Item 14

Follow up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit - Item 117

Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Item 7

Appointment of members of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions - Item 115 (a)

Item 7 - to reopen sub-item (a) of agenda item 115

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 17 June 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Documents: A/72/L.64 and A/72/101/Rev.1/Add.1

 

  • Jul 23 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Trusteeship Council Chamber
106th plenary meeting

Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Item 7

Election of fifteen members of the Human Rights Council - Item 114 (d)

                 Election of 1 member(s) of the Human Rights Council: by-election

                 Item 7 – to reopen sub-item (d) of agenda item 114

Comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operations in all their aspects
- Item 55

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 3 July 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Documents: A/72/924 and A/72/449/Add.1

 

  • Jul 13 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Conference Room 2 (CB)
105th plenary meeting

The responsibility to protect and the prevention of genocide war crimes ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity - Item 132

Document: A/72/884

  • Jul 02 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • Trusteeship Council Chamber
104th plenary meeting

Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Security Council - Item 122

  • Jun 29 2018
  • 4:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
103rd plenary meeting

The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy - Item 118

Letters from the President of the General Assembly, dated 22 June 2018 and 25 June 2018, were sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Documents: A/72/840 and A/72/L.62

  • Jun 27 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
102nd plenary meeting

The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy - Item 118

(a) Report of the Secretary - General (A72/840)

(b) Draft resolution (A/72/L.62)

 

  • Jun 26 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
101st plenary meeting

The United Nations Global Counter-Terrorism Strategy - Item 118

Document: A/72/840 and A/72/L.62

  • Jun 26 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
100th plenary meeting

The responsibility to protect and the prevention of genocide war crimes ethnic cleansing and crimes against humanity - Item 132

Document: A/72/884

  • Jun 25 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
99th plenary meeting
  • Jun 25 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
98th plenary meeting

Protracted conflicts in the GUAM area and their implications for international peace security and development - Item 35

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace - Item 65

Documents: A/72/L.58 and A/72/L.61 (to be issued)

  • Jun 22 2018
  • 11:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
97th plenary meeting

Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Item 7

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice - Item 113 (c)

Item 7 – to reopen sub-item (c) of agenda item 113

Documents: A/72/872, A/72/873 and A/72/874

 

Followed by

98th plenary meeting 

Protracted conflicts in the GUAM area and their implications for international peace security and development - Item 35

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace - Item 65

Documents: A/72/L.58 and A/72/L.61 (to be issued)

  • Jun 22 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
96th plenary meeting

Election of eighteen members of the Economic and Social Council - Item 113 (b)

     Election of 3 members of the Economic and Social Council: by-election

     Election of 18 members of the Economic and Social Council

Documents: A/72/845 and A/72/870

  • Jun 13 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
95th plenary meeting

Protracted conflicts in the GUAM area and their implications for international peace security and development - Item 35

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic social and related fields - Item 14

Documents: A/72/847, A/72/L.55 and A/72/L.56

  • Jun 12 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
94th plenary meeting

Implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV/AIDS and the political declarations on HIV/AIDS - Item 10

Document: A/72/815

  • Jun 12 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
93rd plenary meeting

Election of five non-permanent members of the Security Council - Item 113 (a)

                                            

  • Jun 08 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Trusteeship Council Chamber
92nd plenary meeting

Election of the President of the General Assembly - Item 4

Drawing of lots by the Secretary-General to determine the Member State which will occupy the first seat in the General Assembly Hall at the seventy-third session

Election of the Vice Presidents of the General Assembly - Item 6

 

  • Jun 05 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Trusteeship Council Chamber
91st plenary meeting

Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items - Item 7

Operational activities for development of the United Nations system - Item 24 (a)

Item 7 – to reallocate sub-item (a) of agenda item 24

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 18 May 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Document: A/72/L.52

  • May 31 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • Trusteeship Council Chamber
90th plenary meeting

Report of the Peacebuilding Commission - Item 30

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace - Item 65

Report of the Secretary General on the Peacebuilding Fund - Item 111

     Joint debate

Appointment of members of the Committee on Conferences - Item 115 (f)

Appointment of members of the Board of the 10 Year Framework of Programmes on Sustainable Consumption and Production Patterns - Item 115 (g)

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 17 May 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Documents: A/72/721-S/2018/83, A/72/740 and A/72/107

  • May 24 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
89th plenary meeting

Interaction between the United Nations, national parliaments and the InterParliamentary Union - Item 126 

Document A/72/L.54 and A/72/91

  • May 22 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
88th Plenary meeting

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic social and related fields - Item 14

Documents: A/72/L.51 and A/72/L.53

  • May 10 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
87th Plenary meeting

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace: draft resolution (A/72/L.49) - Item 65

Follow-up to the 2013 high level meeting of the General Assembly on nuclear disarmament (A/72/L.50) - Item 99 (cc)

Election of twenty members of the Committee for Programme and Coordination (A/72/612/Add.1)
- Item 114 (a)

The President of the General Assembly will convene a high-level meeting on peacebuilding and sustaining peace, in accordance with General Assembly resolution 70/262.

  • Apr 26 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
86th plenary meeting

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace: draft resolution (A/72/L.49) - Item 65

The President of the General Assembly will convene a high-level meeting on peacebuilding and sustaining peace, in accordance with General Assembly resolution 70/262.

Delegations wishing to inscribe on the list of speakers should do so through the e-deleGATE Portal available at http://delegate.un.int.

Additional information is available on the website of the Office of the President of the General Assembly.

Letters from the President of the General Assembly, were sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers, dated as follows: 21 November 2017, 15 December 2017, 7 March 2018, 2 April 2018, 13 April 2018 and 23 April 2018.

Follow-up to the 2013 high-level meeting of the General Assembly on nuclear disarmament: draft decision (A/72/L.50) - Item 99 (cc)

Election of twenty members of the Committee for Programme and Coordination (A/72/612/Add.1) - Item 114 (a)

  • Apr 25 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
85th plenary meeting

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace: draft resolution (A/72/L.49) - Item 65

The President of the General Assembly will convene a high-level meeting on peacebuilding and sustaining peace, in accordance with General Assembly resolution 70/262.

Letters from the President of the General Assembly, were sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers, dated as follows: 21 November 2017, 15 December 2017, 7 March 2018, 2 April 2018, 13 April 2018 and 23 April 2018.

  • Apr 25 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
84th plenary meeting

Peacebuilding and sustaining peace: draft resolution (A/72/L.49) - Item 65

The President of the General Assembly will convene a high-level meeting on peacebuilding and sustaining peace, in accordance with General Assembly resolution 70/262.

Delegations wishing to inscribe on the list of speakers should do so through the 
e-deleGATE Portal available at http://delegate.un.int.

Additional information is available on the website of the Office of the President of the General Assembly.

Letters from the President of the General Assembly, were sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers, dated as follows: 21 November 201715 December 20177 March 20182 April 201813 April 2018 and 16 April 2018.

  • Apr 24 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
83rd plenary meeting
  • Apr 24 2018
  • 9:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
82nd plenary meeting

Improving global road safety [item 12]

     Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/359)

     Draft resolution (A/72/L.48)

Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items; Sport for development and peace: building a peaceful and better world through sport and the Olympic ideal: draft resolution (A/72/L.43) [items 7 (to reopen item 11) and 11]

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields: draft decision (A/72/L.47) [item 14]

Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items; Sustainable development: draft resolution (A/72/L.42) [items 7 (to reallocate agenda item 19) and 19]

Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: draft resolution (A/72/L.46) [item 117]

Strengthening of the United Nations system: draft resolution (A/72/L.45) [item 123]

  • Apr 12 2018
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
81st plenary meeting

Global health and foreign policy [item 127]

     Draft resolution (A/72/L.40)

     Report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/811)

Programme budget for the biennium 2018-2019 [item 136]

     Report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/681/Add.1)

Joint Inspection Unit [item 142]

     Report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/810)

Financing of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals [item 148]

     Report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/669/Add.1)

Review of the efficiency of the administrative and financial functioning of the United Nations [item 134]

     Report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/682/Add.1)

  • Apr 04 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
80th plenary meeting

Commemoration of the abolition of slavery and the transatlantic slave trade [item 119]

Commemorative meeting of the General Assembly to mark the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery and the Transatlantic Slave Trade

A letter from the General Assembly, dated 20 March 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

Organization of work adoption of the agenda and allocation of items; Follow-up to the 2013 high-level meeting of the General Assembly on nuclear disarmament: draft decision (A/72/L.44) [items 7 (to reopen and reallocate agenda item 99 (cc)) and 99 (cc)]

  • Mar 26 2018
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
79th plenary meeting

Elimination of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance [item 70]

Commemorative meeting on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 9 March 2018, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.

  • Mar 20 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
78th plenary meeting

The role of diamonds in fuelling conflict [item 33]

(a)   Note verbale from the Permanent Mission of Australia to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General transmitting the report of the Kimberley Process (A/72/775)

(b)   Draft resolution (A/72/L.41)

Appointment of members of the Committee on Conferences: Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/107) [item 115 (f)]

 

  • Mar 07 2018
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
77th plenary meeting

Sport for development and peace: building a peaceful and better world through sport and the Olympic ideal: Solemn appeal by the President of the General Assembly (A/72/700) [item 11]

Causes of conflict and the promotion of durable peace and sustainable development in Africa (A/72/L.31) [item 66 (b)]

 

  • Jan 26 2018
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
76th plenary meeting

1. Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields; Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit [items 14 and 117]

(a) Draft resolution (A/72/L.9)

(b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

2. Promotion and protection of the rights of children [item 68]

(a) Report of the Third Committee (A/72/435, draft resolution II)

(b) Draft amendment (A/72/L.36/Rev.1 (to be issued))

(c) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued) 

3. Human rights questions, including alternative approaches for improving the effective enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms [item 72 (b)]

(a) Report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.2, draft resolutions XXI and XXII)

(b) Reports of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

4. Human rights situations and reports of special rapporteurs and representatives
[item 72 (c)]

(a) Report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.3, draft resolution V)

(b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

5. Oceans and the law of the sea [item 77]

(a) Draft resolution (A/72/L.7)

(b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

6. Prevention of an arms race in outer space [item 97]

(a) Report of the First Committee (A/72/407, draft resolution III)

(b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

7. General and complete disarmament [item 99]

(a) Report of the First Committee (A/72/409, draft resolution XXVIII)

(b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

8. Investigation into the conditions and circumstances resulting in the tragic death of
Dag Hammarskjöld and of the members of the party accompanying him [item 130]

(a) Draft resolution (A/72/L.19)

(b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

9. Reports of the Fifth Committee

10. Appointment of the judges of the United Nations Dispute Tribunal [item 115 (i)]

11. Appointment of members of the Committee on Conferences:  note by the Secretary-General (A/72/107) [item 115 (f)]

  • Dec 24 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
75th plenary meeting

1. Election of the Executive Director of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme: note by the Secretary-General (A/72/661) [item 114 (b)]

2. Election of two members of the Organizational Committee of the Peacebuilding Commission
[item 114 (c)]

3. Impact of exponential technological change on sustainable development and peace: draft resolution (A/72/L.38) [item 177]

4. Peacebuilding and sustaining peace:  draft resolution (A/72/L.39) [item 65]

[Debate on the item will be scheduled at a later date.]

[The items listed below will be considered once the relevant reports of the Fifth Committee become available, if necessary after a suspension of the meeting.]

5. Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields; Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit [items 14 and 117]

   (a) Draft resolution (A/72/L.9)

   (b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

6. Promotion and protection of the rights of children [item 68 (a)]

   (a) Report of the Third Committee (A/72/435, draft resolution II)

   (b) Draft amendment (A/72/L.36/Rev.1 (to be issued))

   (c) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

7. Human rights questions, including alternative approaches for improving the effective enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms [item 72 (b)]

   (a) Report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.2, draft resolutions XXI and XXII)

   (b) Reports of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

8. Human rights situations and reports of special rapporteurs and representatives
[item 72 (c)]

   (a) Report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.3, draft resolution V)

   (b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

9. Oceans and the law of the sea [item 77]

   (a) Draft resolution (A/72/L.7)

   (b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

10. Prevention of an arms race in outer space [item 97]

   (a) Report of the First Committee (A/72/407, draft resolution III)

   (b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

11. General and complete disarmament [item 99]

   (a) Report of the First Committee (A/72/409, draft resolution XXVIII)

   (b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

12. Investigation into the conditions and circumstances resulting in the tragic death of Dag Hammarskjöld and of the members of the party accompanying him [item 130]

   (a) Draft resolution (A/72/L.19)

   (b) Report of the Fifth Committee (to be issued)

13. Reports of the Fifth Committee

14. Appointment of the judges of the United Nations Dispute Tribunal [item 115 (i)]

  • Dec 22 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
Tenth emergency special session (resumed) 37th plenary meeting

Illegal Israeli actions in Occupied East Jerusalem and the rest of the Occupied Palestinian Territory: draft resolution (A/ES-10/L.22) [item 5]

[A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 18 December 2017, was sent to all permanent representatives and permanent observers.]

  • Dec 21 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
74th plenary meeting

1. Strengthening of the United Nations system; United Nations reform: measures and proposals: draft resolution (A/72/L.33 (to be issued)) [items 123 and 124]

2. Information and communications technologies for development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/417) [item 16]

3. Macroeconomic policy questions: report of the Second Committee (A/72/418) [item 17]

4. International trade and development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/418/Add.1) [item 17 (a)]

5. International financial system and development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/418/Add.2) [item 17 (b)]

6. External debt sustainability and development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/418/Add.3) [item 17 (c)]

7. Commodities: report of the Second Committee (A/72/418/Add.4) [item 17 (d)]

8. Financial inclusion for sustainable development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/418/Add.5) [item 17 (e)]

9. Promotion of international cooperation to combat illicit financial flows in order to foster sustainable development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/418/Add.6) [item 17 (f)]

10. Follow-up to and implementation of the outcomes of the International Conferences on Financing for Development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/419) [item 18]

11. Sustainable development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420) [item 19]

12. Implementation of Agenda 21, the Programme for the Further Implementation of Agenda 21 and the outcomes of the World Summit on Sustainable Development and of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.1) [item 19 (a)]

13. Follow-up to and implementation of the SIDS Accelerated Modalities of Action (SAMOA) Pathway and the Mauritius Strategy for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.2) [item 19 (b)]

14. Disaster risk reduction: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.3) [item 19 (c)]

15. Protection of global climate for present and future generations of humankind: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.4) [item 19 (d)]

16. Implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.5) [item 19 (e)]

17. Convention on Biological Diversity: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.6) [item 19 (f)]

18. Education for sustainable development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.7) [item 19 (g)]

19. Harmony with Nature: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.8) [item 19 (h)]

20. Ensuring access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.9) [item 19 (i)]

21. Combating sand and dust storms: report of the Second Committee (A/72/420/Add.10) [item 19 (j)]

22. Implementation of the outcomes of the United Nations Conferences on Human Settlements and on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development and strengthening of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat): report of the Second Committee (A/72/421) [item 20]

23. Globalization and interdependence: report of the Second Committee (A/72/422)
[item 21]

24. Role of the United Nations in promoting development in the context of globalization and interdependence: report of the Second Committee (A/72/422/Add.1) [item 21 (a)]

25. Science, technology and innovation for development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/422/Add.2) [item 21 (b)]

26. Culture and sustainable development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/422/Add.3) [item 21 (c)]

27. Development cooperation with middle-income countries: report of the Second Committee (A/72/422/Add.4) [item 21 (d)]

28. Groups of countries in special situations: report of the Second Committee (A/72/423) [item 22]

29. Follow-up to the Fourth United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries: report of the Second Committee (A/72/423/Add.1) [item 22 (a)]

30. Follow-up to the second United Nations Conference on Landlocked Developing Countries: report of the Second Committee (A/72/423/Add.2) [item 22 (b)]

31. Eradication of poverty and other development issues: report of the Second Committee (A/72/424) [item 23]

32. Implementation of the Second United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (2008-2017): report of the Second Committee (A/72/424/Add.1) [item 23 (a)]

33. Women in development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/424/Add.2)
[item 23 (b)]

34. Human resources development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/424/Add.3) [item 23 (c)]

35. Operational activities for development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/425) [item 24]

36. Operational activities for development of the United Nations system: report of the Second Committee (A/72/425/Add.1) [item 24 (a)]

37. South-South cooperation for development: report of the Second Committee (A/72/425/Add.2) [item 24 (b)]

38. Agriculture development, food security and nutrition: report of the Second Committee (A/72/426) [item 25]

39. Towards global partnerships: report of the Second Committee (A/72/427) [item 26]

40. Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources: report of the Second Committee (A/72/428) [item 63]

41. Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly: report of the Second Committee (A/72/479) [item 121]

42. Programme planning: report of the Second Committee (A/72/484) [item 137]

[A note by the Secretariat on the list of proposals contained in the reports of the Second Committee on agenda items 16 to 26, 63, 121 and 137 is issued as A/C.2/72/INF/1.]

43. Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items: third report of the General Committee (A/72/250/Add.2 (to be issued)) [item 7]

44. Culture of peace: draft resolution (A/72/L.32 (to be issued)) [item 15]

45. Appointment of members of the Committee on Conferences: note by the Secretary-General (A/72/107) [item 115 (f)]

  • Dec 20 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
73rd plenary meeting

1. Social development: report of the Third Committee (A/72/431) [item 27] 

2. Advancement of women: report of the Third Committee (A/72/432) [item 28]

3. Report of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, questions relating to refugees, returnees and displaced persons and humanitarian questions: report of the Third Committee (A/72/433) [item 64]

4. Report of the Human Rights Council: report of the Third Committee (A/72/434) [item 67]

5. Promotion and protection of the rights of children: report of the Third Committee (A/72/435); draft amendment (A/72/L.36) to draft resolution II recommended in paragraph 44 of the report of the Committee [item 68]

6. Rights of indigenous peoples: report of the Third Committee (A/72/436) [item 69] 

7. Elimination of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance: report of the Third Committee (A/72/437) [item 70]

8. Right of peoples to self-determination: report of the Third Committee (A/72/438) [item 71]

9. Promotion and protection of human rights: report of the Third Committee (A/72/439) [item 72]

10. Implementation of human rights instruments: report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.1); draft amendments (A/72/L.34 and A/72/L.35) to draft resolution II recommended in paragraph 29 of the report of the Committee [item 72 (a)]

11. Human rights questions, including alternative approaches for improving the effective enjoyment of human rights and fundamental freedoms: report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.2); draft amendment (A/72/L.37) to draft resolution XIX recommended in paragraph 188 of the report of the Committee [item 72 (b)]

12. Human rights situations and reports of special rapporteurs and representatives: report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.3) [item 72 (c)]

13. Comprehensive implementation of and follow-up to the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action: report of the Third Committee (A/72/439/Add.4) [item 72 (d)]

14. Crime prevention and criminal justice: report of the Third Committee (A/72/440) [item 107]

15. International drug control: report of the Third Committee (A/72/441) [item 108]

16. Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly: report of the Third Committee (A/72/480) [item 121]

17. Programme planning: report of the Third Committee (A/72/485) [item 137]

[A note by the Secretariat on the list of proposals contained in the reports of the Third Committee on agenda items 27, 28, 64, 67 to 72, 107, 108, 121 and 137 is issued as A/C.3/72/INF/1.]

  • Dec 19 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
72nd plenary meeting

Global health and foreign policy [item 127]

(a) Notes by the Secretary-General (A/72/113 and A/72/378)

(b) Draft resolutions (A/72/L.27 and A/72/L.28)

  • Dec 12 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
71st plenary meeting

1. Report of the Credentials Committee (A/72/601) [item 3 (b)]

2. Culture of peace: draft resolutions (A/72/L.29 and A/72/L.30 [item 15]

3. Election of twenty members of the Committee for Programme and Coordination: note by the Secretary-General (A/72/612) [item 114 (a)]

4. Appointment of members of the Committee on Conferences: note by the Secretary-General (A/72/107) [item 115 (f)]

  • Dec 11 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
70th plenary meeting

Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance: report of the Secretary-General (A/72/490) [item 73]

(a) Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations

     (i)  Reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/76, A/72/348 and A/72/358)

     (ii)  Draft resolutions (A/72/L.22, A/72/L.23 and A/72/L.24)

(b) Assistance to the Palestinian people

     (i)  Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/87–E/2017/67)

     (ii) Draft resolution (A/72/L.25)

(c) Special economic assistance to individual countries or regions

  • Dec 11 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
69th plenary meeting

Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance: report of the Secretary-General (A/72/490) [item 73]

(a) Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations

     (i)  Reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/76, A/72/348 and A/72/358)

     (ii)  Draft resolutions (AA/72/L.22, A/72/L.23 and A/72/L.24)

(b) Assistance to the Palestinian people

     (i)  Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/87–E/2017/67)

     (ii) Draft resolution (A/72/L.25)

(c) Special economic assistance to individual countries or regions

  • Dec 08 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
68th plenary meeting

Culture of peace [item 15]

(a) Reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/488 and A/72/621)

(b) Draft resolution (A/72/L.21 and A/72/L.26)

 

  • Dec 08 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
67th plenary meeting

1. Criminal accountability of United Nations officials and experts on mission: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/457) [item 78]

2. Report of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law on the work of its fiftieth session: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/458) [item 79]

3. United Nations Programme of Assistance in the Teaching, Study, Dissemination and Wider Appreciation of International Law: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/459) [item 80]

4. Report of the International Law Commission on the work of its sixty-ninth session: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/460) [item 81]

5. Expulsion of aliens: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/461) [item 82]

6. Report of the Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/462) [item 83]

7. The rule of law at the national and international levels: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/463) [item 84]

8. The scope and application of the principle of universal jurisdiction: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/464) [item 85]

9. Effects of armed conflicts on treaties: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/465)
[item 86]

10. Responsibility of international organizations: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/466) [item 87]

11. Measures to eliminate international terrorism: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/467) [item 109]

12. Report of the Committee on Relations with the Host Country: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/469) [item 166]

13. Observer status for the Cooperation Council of Turkic-speaking States in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/470) [item 167]

14. Observer status for the Eurasian Economic Union in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/471) [item 168]

15. Observer status for the Community of Democracies in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/472) [item 169]

16. Observer status for the International Network for Bamboo and Rattan in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/473) [item 170]

17. Observer status for the ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/474) [item 171]

18. Observer status for the Eurasian Group on Combating Money Laundering and Financing of Terrorism in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/475)
[item 172]

19. Observer status for the Ramsar Convention on Wetlands Secretariat in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/476) [item 173]

20. Observer status for the Global Environment Facility in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/477) [item 174]

21. Observer status for the Fund for the Development of the Indigenous Peoples of Latin America and the Caribbean in the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/468) [item 175]

22. Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/482) [item 121]

23. Programme planning: report of the Sixth Committee (A/72/487) [item 137]

  • Dec 07 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
66th plenary meeting

1. Assistance in mine action: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/444) [item 50]

2. Effects of atomic radiation: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/445) [item 51]

3. International cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/446) [item 52]

4. United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/447) [item 53]

5. Report of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/448) [item 54]

6. Comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operations in all their aspects: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/449) [item 55]

7. Comprehensive review of special political missions: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/450) [item 56]

8. Questions relating to information: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/451) [item 57]

9. Information from Non-Self-Governing Territories transmitted under Article 73 e of the Charter of the United Nations: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/452) [item 58]

10. Economic and other activities which affect the interests of the peoples of the Non-Self-Governing Territories: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/453) [item 59]

11. Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples by the specialized agencies and the international institutions associated with the United Nations: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/454) [item 60]

12. Offers by Member States of study and training facilities for inhabitants of Non-Self-Governing Territories: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/455) [item 61]

13. Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/456) [item 62]

14. Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/481) [item 121]

15. Programme planning: report of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) (A/72/486) [item 137]

[A note by the Secretariat on the checklist of reports of the Special Political and Decolonization Committee (Fourth Committee) to the General Assembly on agenda items 50 to 62, 121 and 137 is issued as A/C.4/72/INF/3. Results of the voting will be made available on the PaperSmart Portal.]

  • Dec 07 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
65th plenary meeting

1. Investigation into the conditions and circumstances resulting in the tragic death of Dag Hammarskjöld and of the members of the party accompanying him: draft resolution (A/72/L.19) [item 130]

2. Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and other organizations: cooperation between the United Nations and the Organization of Islamic Conference: draft resolution (A/72/L.10) [item 176]

 

  • Dec 06 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
64th plenary meeting

Oceans and the law of the sea: draft resolution (A/72/L.7) [item 77]

(a) Oceans and the law of the sea

(i) Reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/70 and A/72/70/Add.1)

(ii) Reports on the work of the Ad Hoc Working Group of the Whole on the Regular Process for Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment, including Socio-economic Aspects (A/72/89 and A/72/494)

(iii) Report on the work of the United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea at its eighteenth meeting (A/72/95)

(iv) Draft resolution (A/72/L.18)

(b) Sustainable fisheries, including through the 1995 Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982 relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks, and related instruments: draft resolution (A/72/L.12)

The General Assembly continued its consideration of agenda item 77 and its sub-items (a) and (b).

  • Dec 05 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
63rd plenary meeting

Oceans and the law of the sea: draft resolution (A/72/L.7) [item 77]

(a) Oceans and the law of the sea

(i) Reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/70 and A/72/70/Add.1)

(ii) Reports on the work of the Ad Hoc Working Group of the Whole on the Regular Process for Global Reporting and Assessment of the State of the Marine Environment, including Socioeconomic Aspects (A/72/89 and A/72/494)

(iii) Report on the work of the United Nations Open-ended Informal Consultative Process on Oceans and the Law of the Sea at its eighteenth meeting (A/72/95)

(iv) Draft resolution (A/72/L.18)

(b) Sustainable fisheries, including through the 1995 Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982 relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks, and related instruments: draft resolution (A/72/L.12

 

  • Dec 05 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
62nd plenary meeting

1. Joint panel discussion of the First and Fourth Committees on possible challenges to space security and sustainability:  report of the First Committee (A/72/399)
[item 52 (b)] 

2. Reduction of military budgets: report of the First Committee (A/72/400) [item 90]

3. Implementation of the Declaration of the Indian Ocean as a Zone of Peace: report of the First Committee (A/72/401) [item 91]

4. African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Treaty: report of the First Committee (A/72/402) [item 92]

5. Prohibition of the development and manufacture of new types of weapons of mass destruction and new systems of such weapons: report of the Conference on Disarmament: report of the First Committee (A/72/403) [item 93]

6. Developments in the field of information and telecommunications in the context of international security: report of the First Committee (A/72/404) [item 94]

7. Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the region of the Middle East: report of the First Committee (A/72/405) [item 95]

8. Conclusion of effective international arrangements to assure non-nuclear-weapon States against the use or threat of use of nuclear weapons: report of the First Committee (A/72/406) [item 96]

9. Prevention of an arms race in outer space: report of the First Committee (A/72/407) [item 97]

10. Role of science and technology in the context of international security and disarmament: report of the First Committee (A/72/408) [item 98]

11. General and complete disarmament: report of the First Committee (A/72/409) [item 99]

12. Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly: report of the First Committee (A/72/410) [item 100]

13. Review of the implementation of the recommendations and decisions adopted by the General Assembly at its tenth special session: report of the First Committee (A/72/411) [item 101]

14. The risk of nuclear proliferation in the Middle East: report of the First Committee (A/72/412) [item 102]

15. Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects: report of the First Committee (A/72/413) [item 103]

16. Strengthening of security and cooperation in the Mediterranean region: report of the First Committee (A/72/414) [item 104]

17. Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty: report of the First Committee (A/72/415) [item 105]

18. Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction: report of the First Committee (A/72/416) [item 106]

19. Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly: report of the First Committee (A/72/478) [item 121]

20. Programme planning: report of the First Committee (A/72/483) [item 137]

[A note by the Secretariat on the situation reports of the First Committee on agenda items 52 (b), 90 to 106, 121 and 137 is issued as A/C.1/72/INF/3. Results of the voting will be made available on the Papersmart Portal.]

  • Dec 04 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
61st plenary meeting

1. Culture of peace: draft resolution (A/72/L.20) [item 15]

    [Debate on the item is scheduled for 6 December 2017.]

2. Review of the efficiency of the administrative and financial functioning of the United Nations; Report on the activities of the Office of Internal Oversight Services:  report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/610) [items 134 and 145]

3. Pattern of conferences:  report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/611) [item 139]

  • Dec 01 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
60th plenary meeting

1.    Question of Palestine [item 38]

(a)   Report of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People (A/72/35)

(b)   Report of the Secretary-General
(A/72/368–S/2017/741)

(c)   Draft resolutions (A/72/L.13, A/72/L.14, A/72/L.15 and A/72/L.16)

2.    The situation in the Middle East [item 37]

(a)   Reports of the Secretary-General
(A/72/333 and A/72/368–S/2017/741)

(b)   Draft resolutions (A/72/L.11 and A/72/L.17)

[Action on all draft resolutions under agenda items 38 and 37 will be taken after the debate on both items has concluded.]

 

  • Nov 30 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
59th plenary meeting

1.    Question of Palestine [item 38]

(a)   Report of the Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People (A/72/35)

(b)   Report of the Secretary-General
(A/72/368–S/2017/741)

(c)   Draft resolutions (A/72/L.13, A/72/L.14, A/72/L.15 and A/72/L.16)

2.    The situation in the Middle East [item 37]

(a)   Reports of the Secretary-General
(A/72/333 and A/72/368–S/2017/741)

(b)   Draft resolutions (A/72/L.11 and A/72/L.17)

[Action on all draft resolutions under agenda items 38 and 37 will be taken after the debate on both items has concluded.]

 

  • Nov 29 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
58th plenary meeting

The situation in Afghanistan [item 39]

(a)   Reports of the Secretary-General  (A/72/312–S/2017/696 and A/72/392–S/2017/783)

(b)   Draft resolution (A/72/L.8)

 

  • Nov 21 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
57th plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a)   Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619)

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General
(A/72/182–S/2017/620 and A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/183–S/2017/621

 

  • Nov 20 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
56th plenary meeting

The situation in Afghanistan [item 39]

(a)   Reports of the Secretary-General  (A/72/312–S/2017/696 and A/72/392–S/2017/783)

(b)   Draft resolution (A/72/L.8)

 

  • Nov 20 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
55th plenary meeting

 1.    Peacebuilding and sustaining peace: draft resolution A/72/L.4 [item 65]

[Debate on the item will be scheduled at a later date.]

2.    Appointments to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs and other appointments [item 115]

(a)   Appointment of members of the Advisory  Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/566)

(b)   Appointment of members of the Committee on Contributions: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/567)

(c)   Appointment of a member of the Board of Auditors: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/571)

(d)   Appointment of members of the International Civil Service Commission: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/568)

(e)   Appointment of members of the Independent Audit Advisory Committee: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/569)

(j)    Confirmation of the appointment of members of the Investments Committee: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/570)

3.    Financial reports and audited financial statements, and reports of the Board of Auditors: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/572) [item 133]

4.    Programme planning: report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/524) [item 137]

[The consideration of agenda item 126, entitled “Interaction between the United Nations, national parliaments and the Inter-Parliamentary Union”, has been postponed to a later date.]

 

 

  • Nov 17 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
54th plenary meeting

Implementation of the resolutions of the United Nations [item 120]

Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly [item 121]

Joint debate

 

  • Nov 14 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
53rd plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a) Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/182–S/2017/620 and A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/183–S/2017/621)

 

  • Nov 13 2017
  • 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
52nd plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a) Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/182–S/2017/620 and A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/183–S/2017/621)

 

  • Nov 13 2017
  • 3:45 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
51st plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a) Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/182–S/2017/620 and A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/183–S/2017/621)

 

  • Nov 13 2017
  • 3:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
50th plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a) Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/182–S/2017/620 and A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/183–S/2017/621)

 

  • Nov 13 2017
  • 3:15 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
49th plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a) Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/182–S/2017/620 and A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/183–S/2017/621)

 

  • Nov 13 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
48th plenary meeting

 1.    Sport for development and peace: building a peaceful and better world through sport and the Olympic ideal: draft resolution (A/72/L.5) [item 11]

[A letter from the President of the General Assembly, dated 8 November 2017, was sent to all permanent representatives and observers.]

Letter from the President of the General Assembly

2.    Implementation of the resolutions of the United Nations [item 120]

Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly [item 121]

Joint debate

 

  • Nov 13 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
47th plenary meeting

Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency [item 89]

(a)      Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/221)

(b)      Draft resolution (A/72/L.6)

 

  • Nov 10 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
46th plenary meeting

Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency [item 89]

(a)      Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/221)

(b)      Draft resolution (A/72/L.6)

 

  • Nov 10 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
45th plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a)   Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619)

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General
(A/72/182–S/2017/620 and
A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General
(A/72/183–S/2017/621

 

  • Nov 09 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
44th plenary meeting

Election of five members of the International Court of Justice [item 113 (c)]

(a)   Memorandum by the Secretary-General (A/72/181–S/2017/619)

(b)   Note by the Secretary-General
(A/72/182–S/2017/620 and
A/72/182/Add.1–S/2017/620/Add.1)

(c) Note by the Secretary-General
(A/72/183–S/2017/621

 

  • Nov 09 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
43rd plenary meeting

Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Security Council [item 122

  • Nov 08 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
42nd plenary meeting

Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Security Council [item 122

  • Nov 07 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
41st plenary meeting

Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and other matters related to the Security Council [item 122

  • Nov 07 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
40th plenary meeting

Report of the Human Rights Council (A/72/53 and A/72/53/Add.1) [item 67]

  • Nov 02 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
39th plenary meeting

Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States of America against Cuba [item 42]

(a)      Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/94)

(b)     Draft resolution (A/72/L.2)

  • Nov 01 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
38th plenary meeting

Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States of America against Cuba [item 42]

(a)      Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/94)

(b)     Draft resolution (A/72/L.2)

  • Nov 01 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
37th plenary meeting

Report of the International Criminal Court [item 76]

(a) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/349)

(b) Reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/342, A/72/372 and A/72/372/Corr.1)

(c) Draft resolution (A/72/L.3)

  • Oct 30 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
36th plenary meeting

Report of the International Criminal Court [item 76]

(a) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/349)

(b) Reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/342, A/72/372 and A/72/372/Corr.1)

(c) Draft resolution (A/72/L.3)

  • Oct 30 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
35th plenary meeting

Report of the International Court of Justice [item 74]

(a) Report of the International Court of Justice (A/72/4)

(b) Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/345)

The General Assembly continued its consideration of agenda item 74.

  • Oct 26 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
34th plenary meeting

1. Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items: second report of the General Committee (A/72/250/Add.1) [item 7]

2. Report of the International Court of Justice [item 74]

(a) Report of the International Court of Justice (A/72/4)

(b) Report of the Secretary-General (A/72/345)

  • Oct 26 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
33rd plenary meeting

New Partnership for Africa’s Development: progress in implementation and international support:  reports of the Secretary-General (A/72/223 and A/72/269) [items 66 (a) and (b)]

2001-2010: Decade to Roll Back Malaria in Developing Countries, Particularly in Africa [item 13]

Joint debate

  • Oct 20 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
32nd plenary meeting

1. Report of the International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991: note by the Secretary-General (A/72/266–S/2017/662) [item 75]

2. International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals: note by the Secretary-General (A/72/261–S/2017/661) [item 129]

Joint debate

  • Oct 18 2017
  • 3:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
31st plenary meeting

Election of fifteen members of the Human Rights Council [item 114 (d)]

  • Oct 16 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
30th plenary meeting

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields: notes by the Secretary-General (A/72/267 and A/72/271) [item 14]

Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: note by the Secretary-General (A/72/271) [item 117]

Strengthening of the United Nations system [item 123]

United Nations reform: measures and proposals [item 124]

     Joint debate

  • Oct 12 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
29th plenary meeting

1. Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations:  report of the Fifth Committee (A/72/519) [item 140]

2. Report of the Economic and Social Council [item 9]

(a) Report of the Economic and Social Council (A/72/3)

(b) Note by the Secretary-General (A/72/255)

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields [item 14]

         Joint debate

3. Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: specific meeting focused on development [item 117]

  • Oct 09 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
28th plenary meeting

Report of the Secretary-General on the work of the Organization (A/72/1) [item 110]

     Debate

  • Oct 03 2017
  • 10:00 AM
  • General Assembly Hall
2nd plenary meeting

Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items: First report of the General Committee (A/72/250) [item 7]

  • Sep 15 2017
  • 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall
1st plenary meeting

1.     Opening of the session by the President of the General Assembly

2.     Minute of silent prayer or meditation

3.     Appointment of the members of the Credentials Committee

4.     Organization of work of the seventy-second regular session of the General Assembly:  letter from the Chair of the Committee on Conferences (A/72/376)

 

  • Sep 12 2017
  • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • General Assembly Hall