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International Week of Solidarity with the Peoples
of Non-Self-Governing Territories

May 25-31

UN Assistance

Under Article 73 e of the Charter of the United Nations, the administering Powers of the Non-Self-Governing Territories have the primary obligation to promote the well-being of the inhabitants of these Territories. The administering Powers are also encouraged to cooperate with the United Nations and other associated international bodies in this endeavour, when and where appropriate.

The file below provides information on a list of United Nations bodies that offer assistance to these Territories in the exercise of their right to self-determination and in improving their economic and social conditions