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Member States on the Record

UN Member States on the Record provides access to information about membership and statements of Member States at the UN.

Hungary

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/995 (X), 14-12-1955 General Debate Statements
S/RES/109 (1955), 14-12-1955 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1968-1969, 1992-1993  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1971-1973, 1978-1980, 2002-2004, 2011  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2009-2012, 2017-2019  
   

Iceland

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/34 (I), 09-11-1946 General Debate Statements
S/RES/8 (1946), 29-08-1946 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1985-1987, 1997-1999, 2005-2008  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2018-2019  
   

India

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 30-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1950-1951, 1967-1968, 1972-1973, 1977-1978, 1984-1985, 1991-1992, 2011-2012  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1946-1947, 1949-1951, 1953-1955, 1962-1964, 1966-1970, 1974, 1978-1983, 1985-1990, 1992-2000, 2002-2007, 2009-2020  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2009, 2011-2017, 2019-2021  
   

Indonesia

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/491 (V), 28-09-1950 General Debate Statements
S/RES/86 (1950), 26-09-1950 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1973-1974, 1995-1996, 2007-2008, 2019-2020  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1956-1958, 1969-1971, 1974-1975, 1979-1981, 1984-1986, 1989-1991, 1994-1996, 1999-2001, 2004-2009, 2012-2014  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2009, 2011-2017  
   

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 16-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1955-1956  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1950-1952, 1966-1968, 1974-1979, 1987-1992, 2001-2003, 2019-2021  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   
*Note:
On 4 November 1982, the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran notified the Secretary-General that the designation “Iran (Islamic Republic of)” should be used.
   

Iraq

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 21-12-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1957-1958, 1974-1975  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1964-1966, 1977-1982, 1986-1991, 2000-2012, 2016-2018  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2017-2019  
   

Ireland

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/995 (X), 14-12-1955 General Debate Statements
S/RES/109 (1955), 14-12-1955 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1962, 1981-1982, 2001-2002  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1968-1970, 1979-1981, 1988-1990, 1994-1996, 2003-2005, 2012-2013, 2016-2020  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2013-2015  
   

Israel

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/273 (III), 11-05-1949 General Debate Statements
S/RES/69 (1949), 04-03-1949 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
Never elected to the Economic and Social Council  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Italy

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/995 (X), 14-12-1955 General Debate Statements
S/RES/109 (1955), 14-12-1955 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1959-1960, 1971-1972, 1975-1976, 1987-1988, 1995-1996, 2007-2008, 2017  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1961-1963, 1970-1972, 1974-1982, 1986-1994, 1998-2006, 2010-2012, 2014-2018  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2007-2009, 2011-2014, 2019-2021  
   

Jamaica

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/1750 (XVII), 18-09-1962 General Debate Statements
S/RES/174 (1962), 12-09-1962 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1979-1980, 2000-2001  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1969-1971, 1974-1979, 1986-1988, 1990-1992, 1995-1997, 2003-2005, 2019-2021  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Japan

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/1113 (XI), 18-12-1956 General Debate Statements
S/RES/121 (1956), 12-12-1956 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1958-1959, 1966-1967, 1971-1972, 1975-1976, 1981-1982, 1987-1988, 1992-1993, 1997-1998, 2005-2006, 2009-2010, 2016-2017  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1960-1965, 1968-1970, 1972-1980, 1982-2020  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2010, 2013-2015, 2017-2019  
   

Jordan

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/995 (X), 14-12-1955 General Debate Statements
S/RES/109 (1955), 14-12-1955 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1965-1966, 1982-1983, 2014-2015  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1961-1963, 1974-1976, 1980-1982, 1989-1991, 1996-1998  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2012  
   

Kazakhstan

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/46/224, 02-03-1992 General Debate Statements
S/RES/732 (1992), 23-01-1992 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
2017-2018  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
2007-2009, 2014-2016  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2013-2015  
   

Kenya

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/1976 (XVIII), 16-12-1963 General Debate Statements
S/RES/185 (1963), 16-12-1963 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1973-1974, 1997-1998  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1970-1972, 1974-1977, 1981-1983, 1989-1991, 2003-2005, 2019-2021  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2013-2018  
   

Kiribati

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/54/1, 14-09-1999 General Debate Statements
S/RES/1248 (1999), 25-06-1999 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
Never elected to the Economic and Social Council  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Kuwait

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/1872 (S-IV), 14-05-1963 General Debate Statements
S/INF/18/Rev.1, p.12, 07-05-1963 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1978-1979, 2018-2019  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1967-1969, 1992-1994, 2013-2015  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2011-2014  
   

Kyrgyzstan

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/46/225, 02-03-1992 General Debate Statements
S/RES/736 (1992), 29-01-1992 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
2013-2015  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2009-2012, 2016-2018  
   

Lao People's Democratic Republic

   
   
United Nations Membership * On the Record
A/RES/995 (X), 14-12-1955 General Debate Statements
S/RES/109 (1955), 14-12-1955 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
Never elected to the Economic and Social Council  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   
*Note:
Formerly "Laos" until 22 December 1975.
   

Latvia

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/46/5 , 17-09-1991 General Debate Statements
S/RES/710 (1991), 12-09-1991 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1997-1999, 2011-2013, 2020-2022  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2015-2017  
   

Lebanon

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 15-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1953-1954, 2010-2011  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1946-1949, 1971-1973, 1983-1985, 1996-1998, 2016-2018  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Lesotho

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/2137 (XXI) , 17-10-1966 General Debate Statements
S/RES/225 (1966), 14-10-1966 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1978-1980, 1988-1990, 1998-2000, 2012-2014  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Liberia

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 02-11-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1961  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1974-1976, 1982-1984, 1988-1990  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Libya

   
   
United Nations Membership * On the Record
A/RES/995 (X), 14-12-1955 General Debate Statements
S/RES/109 (1955), 14-12-1955 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1976-1977, 2008-2009  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1967-1969, 1980-1982, 1988-1990, 1993-1995, 2002-2004, 2012-2014  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2010-2013  
   
*Note:
Formerly the "Socialist People's Libyan Arab Jamahiriya" and "Libyan Arab Jamahiriya" until September 2011.
   

Liechtenstein

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/45/1 , 18-09-1990 General Debate Statements
S/RES/663 (1990), 14-08-1990 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
2008-2010  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Lithuania

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/46/6, 17-09-1991 General Debate Statements
S/RES/711 (1991) , 12-09-1991 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
2014-2015  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
2005-2007  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council