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Anotated Agenda Items of the 63rd session:

142. Financing of the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo

The Security Council, by its resolution 1244 (1999) of 10 June 1999, established the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo (UNMIK) for an initial period of 12 months, to continue thereafter unless the Security Council decided otherwise.

At its resumed sixty-second session, in June 2008, the General Assembly decided to appropriate to the Special Account for the United Nations Interim Mission in Kosovo the amount of $9,799,600 for the maintenance of the Mission for the period from 1 July 2007 to 30 June 2008, in addition to the amount of $220,897,200 already appropriated for the Mission for the same period under the terms of General Assembly resolution 61/285; also decided, taking into account the amount of $220,897,200 already apportioned by the Assembly in its resolution 61/285, to apportion among Member States the additional amount of $9,799,600 for the maintenance of the Mission for the period from 1 July 2007 to 30 June 2008; further decided that the decrease of $823,800 in estimated staff assessment income in respect of the financial period from 1 July 2007 to 30 June 2008 should be added to the apportionment among Member States; decided to appropriate to the Special Account for the Mission the amount of $207,203,100 for the period from 1 July 2008 to 30 June 2009, inclusive of $198,012,000 for the maintenance of the Mission, $8,012,200 for the support account for peacekeeping operations and $1,178,900 for the United Nations Logistics Base; also decided to apportion among Member States the amount of $207,203,100; further decided that there should be set off against the apportionment among Member States their respective share in the Tax Equalization Fund of $16,141,400; and decided that the decrease of $171,300 in the estimated staff assessment income in respect of the financial period ended 30 June 2007 should be set off against the credits from the amount of $13,465,200 referred to in paragraphs 22 & 23 of the resolution (resolution 62/262).

DOCUMENTS:
a Reports of the Secretary-General:
 

Budget for UNMIK for the period from 1 July 2009 to 30 June 2010 (resolution 62/262)

Performance report on the budget of UNMIK for the period from 1 July 2007 to 30 June 2008
b Reports of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions.

 

REFERENCES:
...for the sixty-second session (agenda items 150)
  Performance report on the budget of UNMIK for the period from 1 July 2006 to 30 June 2007 (A/62/610)
Budget for UNMIK for the period from 1 July 2008 to 30 June 2009 (A/62/687)
Note by the Secretary-General on financing arrangements for the United Nations Interim Administration Mission in Kosovo for the period from 1 July 2007 to 30 June 2008 (A/62/801)
Report of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions (A/62/781/Add.18)
  Summary records A/C.5/62/SR.49 & 51
Report of the Fifth Committee A/62/875
Plenary meetings A/62/PV.109
Resolutions 62/262