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Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly

Current Session (68th)

Mandate

By resolution 67/297 of 29 August 2013, the General Assembly decided to establish at its 68th session an ad hoc working group on the revitalization of the work of the General Assembly (AHWG), open to all Member States, “to identify further ways to enhance the role, authority, effectiveness and efficiency of the Assembly, inter alia, by building on the progress achieved in past sessions of the Assembly as well as on previous resolutions, including evaluating the status of their implementation” and to submit a report thereon to the Assembly at its 68th session.

By the same resolution, the General Assembly also decided that the AHWG shall continue its review of the inventory (see p.33) of General Assembly resolutions on revitalization annexed to its report submitted at the 67th session of the Assembly.

Among specific mandates for the 68th session, the Assembly:

Letters

Draft updated inventory chart

Meeting of the AHWG (4 March 2014) : Statements PDF