United Nations Security Council Resolution 1715
|UN Security Council
|Date||9 October 2006|
|Vote||For: — Abs. — Against:|
|Subject||Recommendation regarding the appointment of the Secretary-General|
|Security Council composition|
United Nations Security Council Resolution 1715, adopted by acclamation at a closed meeting on October 9, 2006, having considered the question of the recommendation for the appointment of the eighth Secretary-General of the United Nations, the Council recommended to the General Assembly that Mr. Ban Ki-moon of South Korea be appointed for a term of office from January 1, 2007, to December 31, 2011.
Four days later, the General Assembly also voted symbolically to approve the decision of the Security Council.
- List of United Nations Security Council Resolutions 1701 to 1800 (2006 – 2008)
- Resolutions 1091 (1996), 1358 (2001)
- United Nations Secretary-General selection, 2006
- "Security Council proposes Republic of Korea Foreign Minister Ban as Secretary-General". United Nations News Centre. October 9, 2006.
- Souaré, Issaka K. (2006). "Farewell to Kofi Annan! : Africa and the world". African Renaissance 3 (6): 57–61. ISSN 1744-2532.
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