Excerpt from S/RES/2340, (2017), pp. 13

Demanding an immediate and complete cessation by all parties to the armed conflict of all ... acts of sexual violence against civilians, ... and emphasizing that those responsible for violations of international humanitarian law and violations and abuses of human rights must be held accountable,

Year
2017
Document type
Resolution

Theme

  • III. SPECIFIC PROTECTION CONCERNS ARISING FROM SECURITY COUNCIL DISCUSSIONS ON WOMEN AFFECTED BY ARMED CONFLICT
  • Remind parties of their obligations under, and call for compliance with, applicable international humanitarian law and human rights law, and relevant Security Council resolutions