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2008 ECOSOC Documentation & Reports

Document Title Date
E/2008/1 Note by the Secretary-General: Proposed Basic Programme of Work of the Council for 2008 and 2009

14 December 2007

E/2008/2 Provisional agenda: Economic and Social Council, Organizational Session for 2008, 14 January, 5-8 February and 29-30 April 2008 18 December 2007
E/2008/2/Add.1

Agenda: Economic and Social Council, Resumed Organizational Session for 2008, 29 and 30 April 2008 : addendum

17 January 2008
E/2008/2/Add.1/Corr.1 Agenda: Economic and Social Council, Resumed Organizational Session for 2008, 29 and 30 April 2008: Addendum : Corrigendum 21 Feb. 2008
E/2008/3 Letter dated 2008/02/27 from the Executive Secretary of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia to the President of the Economic and Social Council 27 Feb. 2008
E/2008/4 Report of the Secretary-General: Report on financing of the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters 6 March 2008
E/2008/5 Report to the Economic and Social Council : Report of the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme and the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund 6 November 2007
E/2008/6
E/ICEF/2008/3
Annual report of the Executive Board of the United Nations Children’s Fund on its first regular session of 2008 19 December 2007
E/2008/6/CORR.1
E/ICEF/2008/3/CORR.1
Annual report of the Executive Board of the United Nations Children’s Fund on its first regular session of 2008: corrigendum 18 January 2008
E/2008/7 Note by the Secretary-General: Coherence, Coordination and Cooperation in the Context of the Implementation of the Monterrey Consensus, including new Challenges and Emerging Issues

14 March 2008

E/2008/8 Note by the Secretary-General: Convention on the Privileges and Immunities of the Specialized Agencies: Revised drafts annex relating to the World Tourism Organization 20 March 2008
E/2008/9 Note by the Secretary-General: Appointment of a member to the Committee of Experts on Public Administration 4 January 2008
E/2008/9/Add.1 Note by the Secretary-General: Appointment of Tthree New Members to the Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters 14 January 2008
E/2008/9/Add.2 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of Members of the Functional Commissions of the Council 8 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.2/Corr.1 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of Members of the Functional Commissions of the Council 24 March 2008
E/2008/9/Add.3 Note by the Secretary-General: Nomination of 20 Members of the Committee for Programme and Coordination 12 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.4 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of 21 members of the Intergovernmental Working Group of Experts on International Standards of Accounting and Reporting 12 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.5 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of nine members of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights 19 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.6 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of 11 members of the Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund 13 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.7 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of 11 members of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme/United Nations Population Fund 13 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.8 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of six members of the Executive Board of the World Food Programme 19 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.9 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of five members of the Programme Coordination Board of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS 14 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.10 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of 19 Members of the Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme 19 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.11 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of Nine Members of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights: Biographical Information on Candidates 19 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.12 Note by the Secretary-General: Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals Subcommittee of Experts on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals 19 February 2008
E/2008/9/Add.13 Note by the Secretary-General: Election of 9 Members of the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

18 April 2008

E/2008/9/Add.14 Note by the Secretary-General: Adoption of the agenda and other organizational matters - Election of a member to the Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues

14 May 2008

E/2008/10 Note by the Secretary-General: Thematic Discussion of the High-level Segment of the Substantive Session of 2009 of the Economic and Social Council: Selection of a theme

17 April 2008

E/2008/11 Note by the Secretary-General: Annual Ministerial Reviews for the High-level Segments of the Substantive Sessions of 2010 and 2011 of the Economic and Social Council: Selection of Themes

17 April 2008

E/2008/12 Annual ministerial review: implementing the internationally agreed goals and commitments in regard to sustainable development - Report of the Secretary-General 21 April 2008
E/2008/13-A/63/74 Note by the Secretary-General: Economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan - Economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan

6 May 2008

E/2008/14 Annual Report of the World Food Programme to Ecosoc and FAO 28 February 2008 
E/2008/15 Report of the Secretary-General: Regional cooperation in the economic, social and related fields
23 May 2008
E/2008/16 The economic situation in the Economic Commission for Europe region: Europe, North America and the Commonwealth of Independent States in 2007-2008

1 April 2008

E/2008/17 Overview of the economic and social conditions in Africa 2008

6 May 2008

E/2008/18 Summary of the Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific 2008

21 April 2008

E/2008/19 Latin America and the Caribbean: Economic Situation and Outlook, 2007-2008

2 May 2008

E/2008/20 Regional cooperation –– Summary of the survey of economic and social developments in the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia region, 2007-2008 5 May 2008
E/2008/21 Report of the Secretary-General: The role of the United Nations system in implementing the Ministerial Declaration of the high-level segment of the 2007 substantive session of the economic and Social Council

25 April 2008

E/2008/24 • E/CN.3/2008/34 Report of the Statistical Commission on its 39 th Session

12 March 2008

E/2008/24 (SUPP) • E/CN.3/2008/34 (SUPP) P-Report of the Statistical Commission on its 39 th Session

13 March 2008

E/2008/25-E/CN.9/2008/8 Report on the forty-first session of the Commission on Population and Development

24 April 2008

E/2008/25 (SUPP)-E/CN.9/2008/8 (SUPP) P-Report on the forty-first session of the Commission on Population and Development

24 April 2008

E/2008/26 • E/CN.5/2008/10 Report of the Commission for Social Development – 46 th Session

10 March 2008

E/2008/26 (SUPP)  • E/CN.5/2008/10 (SUPP) P-Report of the Commission for Social Development – 46 th Session

10 March 2008

E/2008/27 • E/CN.6/2008/11 Commission on the Status of Women: Report of the 52 nd Session

1 April 2008

E/2008/27 (SUPP) • E/CN.6/2008/11 (SUPP) Commission on the Status of Women: Report of the 52 nd Session

1 April 2008

E/2008/28 • E/CN.7/2008/15 Commission on Narcotic Drugs: Report of the 51 st Session (28 November 2007 and 10-14 March 2008)

6 May 2008

E/2008/32 (part 1) Report of the Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations on its 2008 regular session

13 February 2008

E/2008/33 Report of the Committee for Development Policy on the Tenth Session

17 April 2008

E/2008/33 (SUPP) Report of the Committee for Development Policy on the Tenth Session

1 January 2008

E/2008/34(PART I)/ADD.1
E/ICEF/2008/7(PART I)/ADD.1
Report of the Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund on the Work of Its 2008 1st Regular Session (29 January1-1 February2008): Addendum: Joint Meeting of the Executive Boards of UNDP/UNFPA, UNICEF and WFP 3 March 2008 
E/2008/34(PART I)
E/ICEF/2008/7(PART I)
Report of the Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund on the Work of Its 2008 First Regular Session 25 February 2008
E/2008/36 Executive Board of the World Food Programme –– Report on the First and Second Regular Sessions and Annual Session of 2007 25 February 2008
E/2008/36 (supp) Executive Board of the World Food Programme: Report on the 1st And 2nd Regular Sessions and Annual Session of 2007 1 January 2008
E/2008/43 • E/C.19/2008/13 Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues: Report on the seventh session 14 May 2008
E/2008/44 •  E/C.16/2008/6 Report of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration – Seventh Session

2 May 2008

E/2008/44 (SUPP) •  E/C.16/2008/6 (SUPP) P-Report of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration – Seventh Session

2 May 2008

E/2008/46 Report of the Secretary-General: Comprehensive statistical analysis of the financing of operational activities for development of the United Nations system for 2006
7 May 2008
E/2008/47 Report of the President of the Council on consultations with the Special Committee on the Situation with regard to the Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples

7 May 2008

E/2008/48 • A/63/72 Report of the Secretary-General on progress made in the implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society at the regional and international levels 30 April 2008
E/2008/49 Report of the Secretary-General: Management process for the implementation of General Assembly resolution 62/208 on the triennial comprehensive policy review of operational activities for development of the United Nations system
29 April 2008
E/2008/50 World economic and social survey. 2008, Overcoming Economic Insecurity: overview

21 April 2008

E/2008/51 Report of the Secretary-General: Genetic privacy and non-discrimination.

2 May 2008

E/2008/52 •  A/63/75 Report of the Secretary-General - Assistance to the Palestinian people

7 May 2008

E/2008/53 Report of the Secretary-General - Mainstreaming a gender perspective into all policies and programmes of the United Nations system

7 May 2008

E/2008/54 • A/63/76 Report of the Secretary-General: Products harmful to health and the environment

8 May 2008

E/2008/55 Report of the Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Guinea-Bissau 8 May 2008
E/2008/56 Letter dated 25 April 2008 from the Permanent Representative
of Egypt to the United Nations addressed to the President of the
Economic and Social Council
9 May 2008
E/2008/57 World economic situation and prospects as of mid-2008

12 May 2008

E/2008/58 Annual overview report of the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination for 2007/08 12 May 2008
E/2008/59 Report of the Secretary-General on the work of the Ad Hoc Inter-Agency Task Force on Tobacco Control

9 May 2008

E/2008/60 Report of the Secretary-General: Functioning of the resident coordinator system, including costs and benefits
13 May 2008
E/2008/61 • A/63/77 Report of the Secretary-General: Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries for the Decade 2001-2010
14 May 2008
E/2008/62 Report of the Secretary-General: Future work to strengthen the International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women
14 May 2008
E/2008/63 Social and human rights questions: United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees – Letter dated 29 February 2008 from the Permanent Representative of Djibouti to the United nations addressed to the Secretary-General

15 May 2008

E/2008/64 Report of the Secretary-General on the coordinated implementation of the Habitat Agenda 16 May 2008
E/2008/65 Report of the Secretary-General: Coordination, programme and other questions - International cooperation in the field of informatics

16 May 2008

E/2008/66 Statement of the President of the Economic Council on the occasion of the special meeting of the Council on the global food crisis 20 May 2008
E/2008/67 • A/63/80 Summary by the President of the Economic and Social Council of the special high-level meeting of the Council with the Bretton Woods institutions, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (New York, 14 April 2008) 19 May 2008
E/2008/68 Report of the Secretary-General: Theme of the 2008 high-level segment of the Economic and Social Council: Promoting an integrated approach to rural development in developing countries for poverty eradication and sustainable development, taking into account current challenges 20 May 2008
E/2008/69 Report of the Secretary-General: Trends and progress in international development cooperation 23 May 2008
A/63/83 • E/2008/77 Report of the Secretary-General: Role of the Economic and Social Council in the integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits, in light of relevant General Assembly resolutions, including 61/16 6 June 2008
E/2008/78 Letter dated 2 June 2008 from the Permanent Representative of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic to the United Nations addressed to the President of the Economic and Social Council 11 June 2008
E/2008/79 Letter dated 4 June 2008 from the Permanent Representative of Kazakhstan to the United Nations addressed to the President of the Economic and Social Council 12 June 2008
E/2008/82 Requests from non-governmental organizations to be heard by the Economic and Social Council 13 June 2008
E/2008/85 Letter dated 17 June 2008 from the Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to the United Nations addressed to the President of the Economic and Social Council 18 June 2008
E/2008/88 Report of the Western Asia regional preparatory meeting on
sustainable urbanization for the annual ministerial review of the
Economic and Social Council
27 June 2008
E/2008/90 Report of the Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Haiti 27 June 2008
E/2008/100 Annotated provisional agenda for the substantive session of 2008 4 April 2008
E/2008/L.5 Proposed programme of work for the substantive session of 2008 18 April 2008
E/2008/L.6 Status of documentation for the substantive session of 2008 30 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/1 Statement submitted by Sulabh International, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 21 February 2008
E/2008/NGO/2 Statement submitted by the Conference of Non-Governmental Organizations in Consultative Relationship with the United Nations, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 31 March 2008
E/2008/NGO/3 Statement submitted by the World Jewellery Confederation, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 24 April 2008
E/2008/NGO/4 Statement submitted by the Convention of Independent Financial Advisors, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 12 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/5 Statement submitted by the United Nations Association of China, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 12 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/6 Statement submitted by Foundation for Subjective Experience and Research, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 19 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/7 Statement submitted by Help Handicapped International, an organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 12 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/8 Statement submitted by Association tunisienne des mères, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 14 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/9 Statement submitted by World Trade Centers Association, an organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 14 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/10 Statement submitted by World Family Organization, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 14 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/11 Statement submitted by Women’s Federation for World Peace International, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 19 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/12 Statement submitted by the Mulchand and Parpati Thadhani Foundation, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 19 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/13 Statement submitted by Ius Primi Viri International Association, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 20 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/14 Statement submitted by Mumbai Educational Trust, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 23 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/15 Statement submitted by Oasis Open City Foundation, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 30 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/16 Statement submitted by Legião da Boa Vontade, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council 30 May 2008
E/2008/NGO/17 Statement submitted by People’s Decade of Human Rights Education, a non-governmental organization in consultative status with the Economic and Social Council
3 June 2008

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