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Security Council Resolution 2168

Countries: 
Cyprus
Resolution Reference PDF: 

unficyp_res2168_2014.pdf

Resolution Extracts: 

12. Welcomes the efforts being undertaken by UNFICYP to implement the Secreta...

PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
Human Rights
Sexual and Gender-Based Violence
Displacement and Humanitarian Response
Security Council Agenda Geographical Topic: 
Cyprus
Extract: 

12. Welcomes the efforts being undertaken by UNFICYP to implement the Secretary-General's zero-tolerance policy on SEXUAL exploitation and abuse and to ensure full compliance of its personnel with the United Nations code of conduct, requests the Secretary-General to continue to take all necessary action in this regard and to keep the Security Council informed, and urges troop-contributing countries to take appropriate preventive action including the conduct of predeployment awareness training, and to take disciplinary action and other action to ensure full accountability in cases of such conduct involving their personnel;

Agreeing that active participation of civil society groups, including WOMEN's...

PeaceWomen Consolidated Themes: 
General Women, Peace and Security
Participation
Security Council Agenda Geographical Topic: 
Cyprus
Extract: 

Agreeing that active participation of civil society groups, including WOMEN's groups, is essential to the political process and can contribute to making any future settlement sustainable, recalling that WOMEN play a critically important role in peace processes, welcoming all efforts to promote bicommunal contacts and events including, inter alia, on the part of all United Nations bodies on the island, and urging the two sides to promote the active engagement of civil society and the encouragement of cooperation between economic and commercial bodie s and to remove all obstacles to such contacts,