2017 UNGA Resolution on the Implementation of the Convention on Cluster Munitions

Resolution texts Text of draft resolution
Text of adopted resolution
Submission process The draft resolution was submitted by Germany with the support of the other sponsors




Sponsors: Angola, Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, El Salvador, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Iraq, Ireland, Italy, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Montenegro, Netherlands, Nicaragua, Norway, Panama, Portugal, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland.

Co-sponsors: Andorra, Australia, Benin, Chile, Costa Rica, Denmark, Ecuador, Guyana, Monaco, Mozambique, New Zealand, Republic of Moldova, San Marino, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom, Zambia

First Committee vote Voting results:-

  • In favour: 134
  • Against: 2
  • Abstaining: 36
General Assembly vote Voting results:-

  • In favour: 142
  • Against: 2
  • Abstaining: 36
Explanation for vote First Committee report
Republic of Korea, Argentina, Poland (also on behalf of Greece, Estonia, Finland, and Romania), Cyprus, Pakistan, Brazil, Myanmar, Singapore, Iran, and Egypt