Lack of UN jurisdiction in administered territories

Other Names:
Territories accorded a United Nations non-self-governing status disputed by the administering government

There exist a number of territories which from the UN perspective can be considered as 'non-self-governing', according to the obligations of Chapter XI of the UN Charter and General Assembly resolution 1514 (XV), although this may be disputed by the administering government. The latter may also refuse to recognize any UN jurisdiction in the matter.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Date of last update
04.10.2020 – 22:48 CEST