Security Council Distr.: General 6 October 2016
Resolution 2311 (2016)
Adopted by the Security Council at its 7782nd (closed) meeting, on 6 October 2016
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 term of office from 1 January 2017 to 31 December 2021.