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2003 ECOSOC Resolutions

Document Title Agenda Item Date
2003/1 Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Guinea-Bissau 2 31 Jan 2003
2003/2 Agreement between the United Nations and the World Tourism Organization 16 10 July 2003
2003/3 Progress in the implementation of General Assembly resolution 56/201 on the triennial comprehensive policy review of operational activities for development of the United Nations system 3(a) 11 July 2003
2003/4 World Solidarity Fund 3(a) 11 July 2003
2003/5 Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations 5 15 July 2003
2003/6 The role of the Economic and Social Council in the integrated and coordinated implementation of the outcomes of and follow-up to major United Nations conferences and summits 4 16 July 2003
2003/7 Admission of Timor-Leste as a full member of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific: amendment of the terms of reference of the Commission 10 18 July 2003
2003/8 Consideration of the establishment within the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia of a United Nations Arabic language centre 10 18 July 2003
2003/9 Establishment within the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia of a committee on women 10 18 July 2003
2003/10 Preparation for and observance of the tenth anniversary of the International Year of the Family in 2004 14(b) 21 July 2003
2003/11 Policies and programmes involving youth 14(b) 21 July 2003
2003/12 Comprehensive and integral international convention to promote and protect the rights and dignity of persons with disabilities 14(b) 21 July 2003
2003/13 National and international cooperation for social development: implementation of the social objectives of the New Partnership for Africa's Development 14(b) 21 July 2003
2003/14 Modalities for the review and appraisal of the Madrid International Plan of Action on Ageing, 2002 14(b) 21 July 2003
2003/15 Agreed conclusions on national and international cooperation for social development 14(b) 21 July 2003
2003/16 Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Burundi 7(h) 21 July 2003
2003/17 Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries 6(b) 22 July 2003
2003/18 Joint United Nations Programme on Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (UNAIDS) 7(g) 22 July 2003
2003/19 World Summit on the Information Society 13(b) 22 July 2003
2003/20 Strengthening international cooperation in preventing and combating trafficking in persons and protecting victims of such trafficking 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/21 International cooperation in the fight against transnational organized crime: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/22 Strengthening international cooperation and technical assistance in promoting the implementation of the universal conventions and protocols related to terrorism within the framework of the activities of the Centre for International Crime Prevention 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/23 Preparations for the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/24 Work of the Centre for International Crime Prevention, including the management of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Fund 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/25 International cooperation, technical assistance and advisory services in crime prevention and criminal justice 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/26 Prevention of urban crime 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/27 Illicit trafficking in protected species of wild flora and fauna 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/28 International cooperation in the prevention, combating and elimination of kidnapping and in providing assistance to victims 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/29 Prevention of crimes that infringe on the cultural heritage of peoples in the form of movable property 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/30 United Nations standards and norms in crime prevention and criminal justice 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/31 Functioning of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice 14(c) 22 July 2003
2003/32 Training in precursor control, countering money-laundering and drug abuse prevention 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/33 Reduction of illicit drug demand 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/34 International assistance to the States affected by the transit of illicit drugs 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/35 Strengthening the prevention and suppression of illicit drug trafficking 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/36 Establishment of national networks to counter money-laundering in the framework of national and international drug control plans 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/37 Strengthening alternative development through trade and socio-environmental preservation 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/38 Funding of travel for participants in meetings of heads of national drug law enforcement agencies 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/39 Strengthening systems of control over chemical precursors and preventing their diversion and trafficking 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/40 Demand for and supply of opiates for medical and scientific purposes 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/41 Efforts to counter the trend towards the legalization of drugs for non-medical use 14(d) 22 July 2003
2003/42 Situation of and assistance to Palestinian women 14(a) 22 July 2003
2003/43 Situation of women and girls in Afghanistan 14(a) 22 July 2003
2003/44 Agreed conclusions of the Commission on the Status of Women on participation in and access of women to the media, and information and communication technologies and their impact on and use as an instrument for the advancement and empowerment of women 14(a) 22 July 2003
2003/45 The right of everyone to the enjoyment of the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health 14(g) 23 July 2003
2003/46 Long-term programme of support for Haiti 7(e) 23 July 2003
2003/47 International Conference on Financing for Development 6(a) 24 July 2003
2003/48 The need to harmonize and improve United Nations informatics systems for optimal utilization and accessibility by all States 7(d) 24 July 2003
2003/49 Mainstreaming a gender perspective into all policies and programmes in the United Nations system 7(f) 24 July 2003
2003/50 Ad hoc advisory groups on African countries emerging from conflict 7(h) 24 July 2003
2003/51 Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples by the specialized agencies and the international institutions associated with the United Nations 9 24 July 2003
2003/52 Europe-Africa permanent link through the Strait of Gibraltar 10 24 July 2003
2003/53 Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Guinea-Bissau 7(h) 24 July 2003
2003/54 Information and communication technologies for development 7(i) 24 July 2003
2003/55 Preparations for an international meeting to review the implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States 13(a) 24 July 2003
2003/56 Science and technology for development 13(b) 24 July 2003
2003/57 Revitalization and strengthening of the International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women 14(a) 24 July 2003
2003/58 Enhancement of the functioning of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in regard to the operation of the mechanisms of the Commission on Human Rights 14(g) 24 July 2003
2003/59 Economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian territory, including Jerusalem, and the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan 11

24 July 2003


2003/60 Public administration and development 13(g) 25 July 2003
2003/61 Future programme, organization and methods of work of the Commission on Sustainable Development 13(a) 25 July 2003
2003/62 Coordinated implementation of the Habitat Agenda 13(d) 25 July 2003
2003/63 Trust Fund for the United Nations Forum on Forests 13(i) 25 July 2003
2003/64 Work of the Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods and on the Globally Harmonized System of Classification and Labelling of Chemicals 13(l) 25 July 2003