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2008 ECOSOC Resolutions

Document Title Agenda Item Date
2008/1 Venue and dates of the twenty-fifth session of the
Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia
2008/2 Progress in the implementation of General Assembly resolution 62/208 on the triennial comprehensive policy review of operational activities for development of the United Nations system 3(a) 18 July 2008
2008/3 Assessment of the progress made in the implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society 13(b) 18 July 2008
2008/4 Measures to improve the quadrennial reporting procedures 12 21 July 2008
2008/5 Strengthening of the Non-Governmental Organizations Section of the Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat 12 21 July 2008
2008/6 The need to harmonize and improve United Nations informatics systems for optimal utilization and accessibility by all States 7(c) 22 July 2008
2008/7 Restructuring of the conference structure of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific 10 22 July 2008
2008/8 Admission of the Sudan as a member of the Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia 10 22 July 2008
2008/9 Venue of the thirty-third session of the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean 10 22 July 2008
2008/10 Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Haiti 7(d) 23 July 2008
2008/11 Situation of and assistance to Palestinian women 14(a) 23 July 2008
2008/12 Report of the Committee for Development Policy on its tenth session 13(a) 23 July 2008
2008/13 Protection against products harmful to health and the environment 13(e) 23 July 2008
2008/14 Follow-up to the International Conference on Financing for Development  6(a) 24 July 2008
2008/15 Support to Non-Self-Governing Territories by the specialized agencies and international institutions associated with the United Nations 9 24 July 2008
2008/16 Committee of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters  13(h) 24 July 2008
2008/17 Social dimensions of the New Partnership for Africa's Development  14(b) 24 July 2008
2008/18 Promoting full employment and decent work for all  14(b) 24 July 2008
2008/19 Future organization and methods of work of the Commission for Social Development  14(b) 24 July 2008
2008/20 Further promotion of equalization of opportunities by, for and with persons with disabilities and protection of their human rights 14(b) 24 July 2008
2008/21 Mainstreaming disability in the development agenda 14(b) 24 July 2008
2008/22 Preparations for the Twelfth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice 14(c) 24 July 2008
2008/23 Protection against trafficking in cultural property  14(c) 24 July 2008
2008/24 Strengthening prevention of urban crime: an integrated approach  14(c) 24 July 2008
2008/25 International cooperation in preventing and combating illicit international trafficking in forest products, including timber, wildlife and other forest biological resources  14(c) 24 July 2008
2008/26 Promoting sustainability and integrality in alternative development as an important part of drug control strategy in States where illicit crops are grown to produce drugs 14(d) 24 July 2008
2008/27 Provision of international assistance to the most affected States neighbouring Afghanistan 14(d) 24 July 2008
2008/28 The role of the United Nations system in implementing the ministerial declaration on strengthening efforts to eradicate poverty and hunger, including through the global partnership for development, adopted at the high-level segment of the substantive session of 2007 of the Economic and Social Council 4 24 July 2008
2008/29 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, in light of relevant General Assembly resolutions, including resolution 61/16  4 24 July 2008
2008/30 Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Guinea-Bissau 7(f) 25 July 2008
2008/31 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 the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan 11 25 July 2008
2008/32 Report of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration on its seventh session  13(g) 25 July 2008
2008/33 Strengthening coordination of the United Nations and other efforts in fighting trafficking in persons  14 25 July 2008
2008/34 Mainstreaming a gender perspective into all policies and programmes in the United Nations system  14(a) 25 July 2008
2008/35 United Nations Institute for Training and Research  15 25 July 2008
2008/36 Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations 5 25 July 2008
2008/37 Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries for the Decade 2001-2010 6(b) 25 July 2008