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GA resolutions on the situation of human rights in Myanmar
The texts of the resolutions may be the Third Committee "L" texts or the versions endorsed in plenary and published in the official record. The advantage of the "L" versions is that only they have the list of co-sponsors...For voting records and reports of the meetings, see the English sub-section.

  • GA resolutions on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)

    Individual Documents

    Title: GA 2013 (68th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 12 November 2013
    Description/subject: Adopted by the 3rd Committee without a vote (by consensus) 19 November 2013 (Orally revised)
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations General Assembly (المتحـدة الأمــم A /C.3/68/L.55/Rev.1)
    Format/size: pdf (140K)
    Date of entry/update: 02 December 2013


    Title: GA 2012 (67th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 26 November 2012
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus (without a vote), 26 November 2012. Third Committee, 43rd meeting - 67th General Assembly.....The paragraph in the first draft deciding "to continue the consideration of the question at its sixty-eighth session, on the basis of the reports of the Secretary-General and the Special Rapporteur" was removed following negotiations among member States....There were statements by more than 20 governments (see Webcast). Several governments condemned the attacks against the Rohingya and their deprivation of citizenship....Several criticised the use of country-specific resolutions and welcomed the removal of the paragraph calling for a Myanmar resolution in 2013......Liechtenstein should be added to the list of co-sponsors.
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations General Assembly (A/C.3/67/L.49-Rev.1)
    Format/size: pdf (142K); Webcast-Adobe Flash (1 hour 20 minutes)
    Alternate URLs: http://webtv.un.org/meetings-events/watch/third-committee-43rd-meeting-67th-general-assembly/1990447192001 (Webcast)
    Date of entry/update: 27 November 2012


    Title: GA 2011 (66th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 21 November 2011
    Description/subject: Adopted by vote: Yes-98; No-25; Abstained-63
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/C.3/66/L.55/Rev.1)
    Format/size: pdf (161K)
    Date of entry/update: 10 December 2011


    Title: GA 2010 (65th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 18 November 2010
    Description/subject: Adopted by Vote: 96-28-60 47th mtg 18 Nov 2010
    Language: Arabic (Full text also available in English, Chinese, French, Russian and Spanish)
    Source/publisher: United Nations General Assembly (A/C.3/65/L.48/Rev. 1)
    Format/size: pdf (140K)
    Date of entry/update: 20 November 2010


    Title: GA 2008 (63rd session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar
    Date of publication: 21 November 2008
    Description/subject: Adopted by the 3rd Committee by recorded vote...See alternate URL for summary of the debate and voting record (English).
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/C.3/63/L.33)
    Format/size: pdf (140K)
    Alternate URLs: http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2008/gashc3940.doc.htm
    Date of entry/update: 22 November 2008


    Title: GA 2003 (58th Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 11 March 2004
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus.
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/58/247)
    Format/size: pdf (119 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://daccess-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N03/509/32/PDF/N0350932.pdf?OpenElement
    http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 2000: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 04 December 2000
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/55/112
    Format/size: PDF (106K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 1999: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 17 December 1999
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/54/186)
    Format/size: PDF (51K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 1998: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 09 December 1998
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/53/162)
    Format/size: PDF (66K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 1997: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 12 December 1997
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/52/137)
    Format/size: PDF (70K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 1996: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 12 December 1996
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/51/117)
    Format/size: PDF (63K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 1995: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 22 December 1995
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/50/194)
    Format/size: PDF (64K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 1994: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 23 December 1994
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/49/197)
    Format/size: PDF (65K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 1993: Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Arabic)
    Date of publication: 20 December 1993
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Arabic
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/48/150)
    Format/size: PDF (63K)
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


  • GA resolutions on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)

    Individual Documents

    Title: GA 2013 (68th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 19 November 2013
    Description/subject: Adopted by the 3rd Committee without a vote (by consensus) 19 November 2013 (Orally revised)
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations General Assembly (A /C.3/68/L.55/Rev.1)
    Format/size: pdf (159K)
    Date of entry/update: 02 December 2013


    Title: GA 2012 (67th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 26 November 2012
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus (without a vote), 26 November 2012. Third Committee, 43rd meeting - 67th General Assembly.....The paragraph in the first draft deciding "to continue the consideration of the question at its sixty-eighth session, on the basis of the reports of the Secretary-General and the Special Rapporteur" was removed following negotiations among member States....There were statements by more than 20 governments (see Webcast). Several governments condemned the attacks against the Rohingya and their deprivation of citizenship....Several criticised the use of country-specific resolutions and welcomed the removal of the paragraph calling for a Myanmar resolution in 2013......Liechtenstein should be added to the list of co-sponsors.
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations General Assembly (A/C.3/67/L.49-Rev.1-Rev.1)
    Format/size: pdf (166K); Webcast,(Adobe Flash -1 hour, 20 minutes)
    Alternate URLs: http://webtv.un.org/meetings-events/watch/third-committee-43rd-meeting-67th-general-assembly/1990447192001 (Webcast)
    Date of entry/update: 27 November 2012


    Title: GA 2011 (66th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 21 November 2011
    Description/subject: Adopted by vote: Yes-98; No-25; Abstained-63...China voted No
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/C.3/66/L.55/Rev.1)
    Format/size: pdf (194K)
    Date of entry/update: 10 December 2011


    Title: GA 2010 (65th session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 18 November 2010
    Description/subject: Adopted by Vote: 96-28-60 47th mtg 18 Nov 2010
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations General Assembly (A/C.3/65/L.48/Rev. 1)
    Format/size: pdf (187K)
    Date of entry/update: 20 November 2010


    Title: GA 2008 (63rd session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar
    Date of publication: 21 November 2008
    Description/subject: Adopted by the 3rd Committee by recorded vote...See alternate URL for summary of the debate and voting record (English).
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/C.3/63/L.33)
    Format/size: pdf (178K)
    Alternate URLs: http://www.un.org/News/Press/docs/2008/gashc3940.doc.htm
    Date of entry/update: 22 November 2008


    Title: GA 2003 (58th Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 11 March 2004
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus.
    Language: Chinese, English and other languages also available
    Source/publisher: United Nations ( A/RES/58/247 )
    Format/size: pdf (291 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://daccess-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N03/509/34/PDF/N0350934.pdf?OpenElement (English)
    http://daccess-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N03/509/33/PDF/N0350933.pdf?OpenElement (Chinese)
    http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 2001 (56th Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 28 February 2002
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/56/231)
    Format/size: pdf (273 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://www.ibiblio.org/obl/docs/ga2001res-ch.pdf
    http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 03 June 2003


    Title: GA 2000 (55th Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 01 March 2001
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/55/112)
    Format/size: pdf (238 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://www.unhchr.ch/Huridocda/Huridoca.nsf/0/05ec459dbbc4c55dc1256a1b003b4802?Opendocument
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 1999 (54th Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 29 February 2000
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/54/186)
    Format/size: pdf (181 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 1998 (53rd Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 25 February 1999
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/53/162)
    Format/size: pdf (182 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 1997 (52nd Session) : Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 03 March 1998
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/52/137)
    Format/size: pdf (185 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 1996 (51st Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 06 March 1997
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/51/117)
    Format/size: pdf (173.75 K )
    Alternate URLs: http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 1995 (50th Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 11 March 1996
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/50/194)
    Format/size: pdf (176 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://daccess-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N96/771/00/IMG/N9677100.pdf?OpenElement
    http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 1994 (49th Session) : Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 09 March 1995
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/49/197)
    Format/size: pdf (179.5 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://daccess-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N95/771/78/IMG/N9577178.pdf?OpenElement
    http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011


    Title: GA 1993 (48th Session): Resolution on the situation of human rights in Myanmar (Chinese)
    Date of publication: 31 January 1994
    Description/subject: Adopted by consensus
    Language: Chinese
    Source/publisher: United Nations (A/RES/48/150)
    Format/size: pdf (146 K)
    Alternate URLs: http://daccess-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/N94/057/39/IMG/N9405739.pdf?OpenElement
    http://ap.ohchr.org/documents/dpage_e.aspx?m=89
    Date of entry/update: 05 January 2011