2015 UNGA resolution on the implementation of the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Resolution texts Text of draft resolution
Text of adopted resolution
Submission process The initial draft resolution was introduced by Croatia. The revised draft resolution was submitted by the sponsors.
Sponsors Lead sponsors:  Australia, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Chile, Costa Rica, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Ecuador, France, Germany, Hungary, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Montenegro, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Palau, Portugal, San Marino, Senegal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and Zambia

Additional Sponsors: Albania, Grenada, Guyana, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Monaco, Somalia, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

First Committee vote Voting results:-

  • In favour: 130
  • Against: 2
  • Abstaining: 40
General Assembly vote Voting results:-

  • In favour: 139
  • Against: 2
  • Abstaining: 40
Explanation for vote First Committee report
Viet Nam, Russian Federation, Argentina, United States, Poland (also on behalf of Greece, Estonia, and Finland) Republic of Korea, Austria, Mexico, Singapore, Cyprus, Latvia, Venezuela, Cuba, Pakistan, Iran, Morocco, and Brazil