UN Security Council communiqué from the Security Council private meeting on the recommendation for the appointment of the Secretary-General of the United Nations

Read out by the President of the Security Council for the month on June, Permanent Representative Sven Jürgenson

At its 8789 meeting, held in private on 8 June 2021, the Security Council considered the question of the recommendation for the appointment of the Secretary-General of the United Nations.

The Security Council adopted by acclamation the following resolution:

The Security Council,

Having considered the question of the recommendation for the appointment of the Secretary-General of the United Nations,

Recommends to the General Assembly that Mr. António Guterres be appointed Secretary-General of the United Nations for a second term of office from 1 January 2022 to 31 December 2026.