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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.

Nigeria

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/1492 (XV), 07-10-1960 General Debate Statements
S/RES/160 (1960), 07-10-1960 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1966-1967, 1978-1979, 1994-1995, 2010-2011, 2014-2015  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1976-1978, 1980-1982, 1985-1987, 1993-1995, 2001-2006, 2012-2014, 2016-2018  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2012, 2015-2020  
   

North Macedonia

   
   
United Nations Membership * On the Record
A/RES/47/225, 08-04-1993 General Debate Statements
S/RES/817 (1993) , 07-04-1993 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  
2014-2016  
   
*Note:
Formerly "The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" until 14 Feb 2019. The Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia was an original Member of the UN until its dissolution, following the establishment and subsequent admission as new Members of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Slovenia.
   

Norway

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 27-11-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1949-1950, 1963-1964, 1979-1980, 2001-2002  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1946-1947, 1954-1956, 1969-1971, 1975-1977, 1981-1983, 1987-1989, 1993-1995, 1999-2001, 2009-2011, 2017-2019  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2009-2012  
   

Oman

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/2754 (XXVI), 07-10-1971 General Debate Statements
S/RES/299 (1971), 30-09-1971 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1994-1995  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1987-1989, 1998-2000  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Pakistan

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/108 (II) , 30-09-1947 General Debate Statements
S/RES/29 (1947), 12-08-1947 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1952-1953, 1968-1969, 1976-1977, 1983-1984, 1993-1994, 2003-2004, 2012-2013  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1950-1952, 1954-1959, 1965-1967, 1969-1971, 1974-1977, 1979-1984, 1986-1988, 1990-1992, 1994-1996, 1998-2003, 2005-2013, 2015-2017, 2019-2021  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2010, 2013-2015, 2018-2020  
   

Palau

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/49/63, 15-12-1994 General Debate Statements
S/RES/963 (1994), 29-11-1994 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  
   

Panama

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 13-11-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1958-1959, 1972-1973, 1976-1977, 1981-1982, 2007-2008  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1966-1968, 1986-1988, 2004-2006, 2014-2016  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2016-2018  
   

Papua New Guinea

   
   
United Nations Membership * On the Record
A/RES/3368 (XXX), 10-10-1975 General Debate Statements
S/RES/375 (1975), 22-09-1975 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1984-1986  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   
*Note:
Official name "Independent State of Papua New Guinea" since 4 March 2013.
   

Paraguay

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 12-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1968-1969  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1994-1996, 2006-2008, 2019-2021  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2015-2017  
   

Peru

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 31-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1955-1956, 1973-1974, 1984-1985, 2006-2007, 2018-2019  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1946-1951, 1965-1967, 1970-1972, 1975-1977, 1981-1983, 1986-1988, 1991-1993, 2001-2003, 2009-2011, 2016-2018  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2007, 2011-2014, 2018-2020  
   

Philippines

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 11-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1957, 1963, 1980-1981, 2004-2005  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1951-1953, 1966-1968, 1977-1979, 1986-1988, 1992-1997, 2007-2012, 2018-2020  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2009, 2011-2014, 2016-2021  
   

Poland

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 24-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
1946-1947, 1960, 1970-1971, 1982-1983, 1996-1997, 2018-2019  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1948-1953, 1957-1962, 1972-1974, 1977-1979, 1981-1989, 1992-2000, 2004-2006, 2008-2010  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006, 2010-2013  
   

Portugal

   
   
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  
1979-1980, 1997-1998, 2011-2012  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1976-1978, 1982-1984, 1988-1990, 1994-1996, 2000-2001, 2003, 2007-2009, 2014-2016  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2015-2017  
   

Qatar

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/2753 (XXVI) , 21-09-1971 General Debate Statements
S/RES/297 (1971) , 15-09-1971 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
2006-2007  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1982-1984, 2002-2004, 2011-2013  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2007-2013, 2015-2020  
   

Republic of Korea

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/46/1, 17-09-1991 General Debate Statements
S/RES/702 (1991), 08-08-1991 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1996-1997, 2013-2014  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1993-1995, 1997-1999, 2001-2006, 2008-2019  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2010, 2013-2018  
   

Republic of Moldova

   
   
United Nations Membership * On the Record
A/RES/46/223, 02-03-1992 General Debate Statements
S/RES/739 (1992), 05-02-1992 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
2008-2010, 2016-2018  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2010-2013  
   
*Note:
Formerly "Moldova" until 10 September 2008. 
   

Romania

   
   
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, 1976-1977, 1990-1991, 2004-2005  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1965-1967, 1974-1976, 1978-1980, 1982-1987, 1990-1998, 2001-2003, 2007-2009, 2018-2019  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2007, 2011-2014  
   

Russian Federation

   
   
Founding Member On the Record
Charter Ratification: 24-10-1945 General Debate Statements
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Security Council Member  
Permanent Member of the Security Council under the Article 23 of the UN Charter  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1946-2019  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2006-2012, 2014-2016  
   
*Note:
The Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was a Founding Member of the United Nations. The Russian Federation continues, as of 24 December 1991, the membership of the former USSR in the United Nations.
   

Rwanda

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/1748 (XVII), 18-09-1962 General Debate Statements
S/RES/172 (1962), 26-07-1962 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
1994-1995, 2013-2014  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1977-1979, 1984-1992, 1999-2001, 2010-2012, 2016-2018  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
2017-2019  
   

Saint Kitts and Nevis

   
   
United Nations Membership * On the Record
A/RES/38/1 , 23-09-1983 General Debate Statements
S/RES/537 (1983), 22-09-1983 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
2009-2011  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   
*Note:
Formerly "Saint Christopher and Nevis" until 28 December 1986.
   

Saint Lucia

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/34/1, 18-09-1979 General Debate Statements
S/RES/453 (1979) , 12-09-1979 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
Never elected to the Security Council  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
1982-1984, 1998-2000, 2008-2010  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/35/1, 16-09-1980 General Debate Statements
S/RES/464 (1980), 19-02-1980 Search for speeches
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Security Council Member  
2020-2021  
   
Economic and Social Council Member  
2017-2019  
   
Human Rights Council Member  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Samoa

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/31/104, 15-12-1976 General Debate Statements
S/RES/399 (1976), 01-12-1976 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  
   

San Marino

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/46/231, 02-03-1992 General Debate Statements
S/RES/744 (1992), 25-02-1992 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  
Never elected to the Human Rights Council  
   

Sao Tome and Principe

   
   
United Nations Membership On the Record
A/RES/3364 (XXX), 16-09-1975 General Debate Statements
S/RES/373 (1975), 18-08-1975 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