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Find UN Documents: Specific Types of UN Documents

Specific Types of Documents

The Security Council’s activities concerning a particular situation or a thematic topic on its agenda are summarized in the section on:

In addition, you may use these links to find information on specific themes of Security Council practice, such as:

(Modified from http://www.un.org/en/sc/repertoire/search_terms_and_faq.shtml)

Find UN Legal Documentation

“The principal legal bodies of the United Nations are the Sixth Committee of the General Assembly, the International Law Commission (ILC), and the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).”[1]

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[1] P. 186, Hoffman, Marci, and Rumsey, Mary. International and Foreign Legal Research : A Coursebook. Second edition. Leiden, NLD: BRILL, 2012. ProQuest ebrary. Web. 15 October 2014.

Find Voting Records for Resolutions

UNBISnet Voting Records

  • Find out numerical totals
  • Search for voting records on resolutions
  • Find roll-call information for some General Assembly Resolutions