The Security Council report to the General Assembly every year, in accordance with Article 24 of the UN Charter, is issued as Supplement 2 to the General Assembly Official Records (GAOR).
Provides an overview of all actions taken by the Security Council:
Note: The report presented at the 71st session will cover the period 1 August 2015 to 31 December 2016. Thereafter, the period of coverage for the reports of the Security Council to the General Assembly shall be from 1 January to 31 December.
The Secretary-General reports to the Security Council on peace and security topics, including:
All reports for the Security Council have document symbols that begin with S/--.
There are several subsidiary bodies of the Security Council that work on particular topics, such as sanctions, cross-cutting issues, and procedural matters.
Some examples are:
Reports of subsidiary bodies of the Security Council are issued as documents of the Security Council and may be transmitted by a letter from the chair of the body to the president of the Security Council.