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United Nations: Resolutions, speeches and voting records

Meetings coverage and press releases

Press releases are available from October 1995 onwards through the Meetings Coverage and Press Releases website. Press releases issued before October 1995 are available in print at the Dag Hammarskjöld Library.

Press releases include :

  • summaries of meetings (main and subsidiary bodies, conferences),
  • statements,
  • press conferences,
  • biographies for high-level officials, etc.


Voting Records


Resolutions express the opinions, recommendations for action, and directives of various bodies of the UN. The General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council, and Trusteeship Council all issue resolutions.