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A/RES/50/59


General Assembly

Distr. GENERAL  
50th session
16 February 1996


Fiftieth session
Agenda item 29


                  RESOLUTION ADOPTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY

      [without reference to a Main Committee (A/50/48/Rev.1 and Corr.1)]


            50/59.   Work of the Preparatory Committee for
                     the Fiftieth Anniversary of the United
                     Nations


      The General Assembly,

      Having considered the report of the Preparatory Committee for the
Fiftieth Anniversary of the United Nations,  1/

      1.    Expresses its appreciation to the national committees and to
the innumerable non-governmental and other organizations around the
world that have supported the goals of the anniversary;

      2.    Also expresses its appreciation to the secretariat of the
fiftieth anniversary of the United Nations for the series of
commemorative programmes and projects it has undertaken and
coordinated and for its efforts to involve national committees,
non-governmental organizations and the United Nations system and staff
in the global commemoration of the anniversary;

      3.    Further expresses its appreciation to those Member States,
corporations and individuals that have contributed to the Trust Fund
for the Fiftieth Anniversary;

      4.    Requests the Secretary-General to ensure that the funds
remaining in and which will be paid into the Trust Fund are applied to
the purposes for which they were committed, and to report thereon to
the General Assembly before the end of the fiftieth session;

      5.    Expresses its deep appreciation to the host country for the
arrangements it made in support of the conduct of the special
commemorative meeting of the General Assembly;

      6.    Approves the report of the Preparatory Committee for the
Fiftieth Anniversary of the United Nations and takes note with deep
appreciation of the successful conclusion of its work.

                                                          89th plenary meeting
                                                              12 December 1995

                                     Note

1/   A/50/48/Rev.1 and Corr.1.

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