Le vote du Canada en 2022

Canada's UN voting record for 2022. Prime Minister: Justin Trudeau (Liberal).

1“Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources” (A/RES/77/?)

Draft adopted by Second Committee, November 10, 2022

Excerpt: "Reaffirms the inalienable rights of the Palestinian people and of the population of the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources, including land, water and energy resources," and "Demands that Israel, the occupying Power, cease the exploitation, damage, cause of loss or depletion and endangerment of the natural resources" in the OPT and Syrian Golan. 

Committee Vote:

  • 151 Yes
  • 7 No (Canada)
  • 10 Abstain

2. “The right of the Palestinian people to self-determination” (A/RES/77/?)

Draft adopted by Third Committee, November 17, 2022

Excerpt: "1. Reaffirms the right of the Palestinian people to self-determination, including the right to their independent State of Palestine; 2. Urges all States and the specialized agencies and organizations of the United Nations system to continue to support and assist the Palestinian people in the early realization of their right to self-determination."

Committee Vote:

  • 167 Yes (Canada)
  • 5 No
  • 7 Abstain

3. “Assistance to the Palestinian people” (A/RES/77/?)

TBD


4. “Israeli practices affecting the human rights of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem” (A/RES/77/?)

Draft adopted by Fourth Committee, November 11, 2022

This year, the resolution called on the International Court of Justice to seek an advisory opinion on the illegality of Israel's occupation of Palestinian territory.

  • 98 Yes
  • 17 No (Canada)
  • 52 Abstain

5. “Israeli settlements in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and the occupied Syrian Golan” (A/RES/77/?)

Draft adopted by Fourth Committee, November 11, 2022

Excerpt: "Reiterates its demand for the immediate and complete cessation of all Israeli settlement activities in all of the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and in the occupied Syrian Golan, and calls in this regard for the full implementation of all the relevant resolutions of the Security Council..."

  • 150 Yes
  • 8 No (Canada)
  • 14 Abstain

6. “Applicability of the Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War, of 12 August 1949, to the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and the other occupied Arab territories” (A/RES/77/?)

Around 2019, the content of this resolution was merged into Settlements and no longer comes to a separate vote.


 7. “Work of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories” (A/RES/77/?)

Resolution not considered this year. This resolution has been bi-annualized, and is now voted on every other year.


8. “Palestine refugees’ properties and their revenues” (A/RES/77/?)

Draft adopted by Fourth Committee, November 11, 2022

Excerpt: "Reaffirms that the Palestine refugees are entitled to their property and to the income derived therefrom, in conformity with the principles of equity and justice"

  • 160 Yes
  • 7 No (Canada)
  • 7 Abstain

9. “Operations of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East” (A/RES/77/?)       

Draft adopted by Fourth Committee, November 11, 2022

Excerpt: "Reaffirms that the effective functioning of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East remains essential in all fields of operation"

  • 164 Yes
  • 6 No (Canada)
  • 5 Abstain

10. “Persons displaced as a result of the June 1967 and subsequent hostilities” (A/RES/77/?)

Around 2020, the content of this resolution was merged into UNRWA Operations and no longer comes to a separate vote.


11. “Assistance to Palestine refugees” (A/RES/77/?)

Draft adopted by Fourth Committee, November 11, 2022

Excerpt: "Affirms the necessity for the continuation of the work of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East and the importance of its unimpeded operation and its provision of services, including emergency assistance, for the well-being, protection and human development of the Palestine refugees and for the stability of the region, pending the just resolution of the question of the Palestine refugees"

  • 165 Yes
  • 1 No
  • 10 Abstain (Canada)

12. “Jerusalem” (A/RES/77/?)

Resolution not considered this year. This resolution has been bi-annualized, and is now voted on every other year.


13. “Peaceful settlement of the question of Palestine” (A/RES/77/?)

TBD


14. “Special information programme on the question of Palestine of the Department of Public Information of the Secretariat” (A/RES/77/?)

TBD


15. “Division for Palestinian Rights of the Secretariat” (A/RES/77/?)

TBD


16. “Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People” (A/RES/77/?)

TBD