United Nations Security Council election, 2019

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United Nations Security Council election, 2019
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5 (of 10) non-permanent seats on the United Nations Security Council

Elected Members before election

 Ivory Coast (Africa)
 Equatorial Guinea (Africa)
 Peru (LatAm&Car)
 Kuwait (Asia, Arab)
 Poland (E. Europe)

New Elected Members

TBD

The 2019 United Nations Security Council election will be held in mid-2019 during the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly, held at United Nations Headquarters in New York City. The elections are for five non-permanent seats on the UN Security Council for two-year mandates commencing on 1 January 2020.

In accordance with the Security Council's rotation rules, whereby the ten non-permanent UNSC seats rotate among the various regional blocs into which UN member states traditionally divide themselves for voting and representation purposes, the five available seats are allocated as follows:

The five members will serve on the Security Council for the 2020–21 period.

Candidates[edit]

Asia-Pacific Group[edit]

Eastern European Group[edit]

Latin American and Caribbean Group[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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