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Fifty-sixth Session: 2001

FIFTH COMMITTEE
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24 December, 2001
GA/AB/3492 FIFTH COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS $2.63 BILLION 2002-2003 BUDGET, CONCLUDES MAIN PART OF FIFTY-SIXTH SESSION

20 December, 2001
GA/AB/3491 BUDGET COMMITTEE APPROVES SEVEN DRAFT RESOLUTIONS ON TRIBUNALS, DUES PAYMENTS, UN COMMON SYSTEM, INTERNAL OVERSIGHT, POLITICAL MISSIONS

18 December, 2001
GA/AB/3490 DRAFT DECISIONS ON 2002-2003 BUDGET ESTIMATES, POLITICAL MISSIONS APPROVED BY FIFTH COMMITTEE

14 December, 2001
GA/AB/3489 BUDGET COMMITTEE CONSIDERS FINANCING OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE CENTRE, EXCHANGE RATE EFFECTS, SPECIAL POLITICAL MISSIONS

13 December, 2001
GA/AB/3488 FINANCING OF FIVE UNITED NATIONS PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS APPROVED BY BUDGET COMMITTEE, DESPITE LACK OF SPECIFIC DOLLAR AMOUNTS

12 December, 2001
GA/AB/3487 BUDGET COMMITTEE BEGINS CONSIDERATION OF FINANCING FOR MISSIONS IN EAST TIMOR, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

10 December, 2001
GA/AB/3486 FIFTH COMMITTEE COMPLETES DEBATE ON BUDGETS FOR TRIBUNALS FOR RWANDA, FORMER YUGOSLAVIA; TEMPORARY COMMITMENT AUTHORITY PROPOSED

7 December, 2001
GA/AB/3485 FIFTH COMMITTEE BEGINS CONSIDERATION OF 2002-2003 BUDGETS OF INTERNATIONAL TRIBUNALS FOR FORMER YUGOSLAVIA, RWANDA

4 December, 2001
GA/AB/3484 FIFTH COMMITTEE TO CONTINUE INFORMAL DISCUSSION OF 2002-2003 BUDGET, STAFF PENSIONS, HONORARIA, ECOSOC AND DISARMAMENT-RELATED MATTERS

3 December, 2001
GA/AB/3483 FIFTH COMMITTEE BEGINS CONSIDERATION OF UN PENSION FUND EXPENSES, BUDGET IMPLICATIONS OF SEVERAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY DRAFT TEXTS

28 November, 2001
GA/AB/3482 BUDGET COMMITTEE CONTINUES DISCUSSION ON IMPROVING UN STAFF SECURITY; SPEAKERS CITE ISSUE'S URGENCY, ENDORSE SECRETARY-GENERAL'S PROPOSALS

26 November, 2001
GA/AB/3481 BUDGET COMMITTEE TAKES UP FINANCING FOR STRENGTHENED UN STAFF SECURITY, PEACEKEEPING MISSIONS IN LEBANON, SIERRA LEONE

19 November, 2001
GA/AB/3480 FIFTH COMMITTEE REQUESTS RESUBMISSION OF INFORMATION ACTION PLAN AT NEXT GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION

9 November, 2001
GA/AB/3479 BUDGET COMMITTEE ENDS REVIEW OF UNITED NATIONS COMMON SYSTEM; FOCUS ON STAFF PAY, BENEFITS, CONTRACTS, CONDITIONS OF SERVICE

8 November, 2001
GA/AB/3478 BUDGET COMMITTEE DEFERS REVIEW OF HUMAN RESOURCES, LEGAL AFFAIRS SECTIONS OF PROGRAMME PROPOSALS FOR 2002-2003

7 November, 2001
GA/AB/3477 STAFF REPRESENTATIVES ADDRESS SALARY EQUITY, COMPETITIVENESS AS BUDGET COMMITTEE CONTINUES UN COMMON SYSTEM DEBATE

6 November, 2001
GA/AB/3476 IRAQ PROGRAMME, DRUG CONTROL OFFICE AMONG ISSUES ADDRESSED AS BUDGET COMMITTEE CONTINUES DEBATE ON INTERNAL OVERSIGHT

5 November, 2001
GA/AB/3475 INTERNAL OVERSIGHT OFFICE 'AN INTEGRAL, EFFECTIVE PART OF PROCESS TO REVITALIZE AND STREAMLINE UN', BUDGET COMMITTEE TOLD

2 November, 2001
GA/AB/3474 FIFTH COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS APPOINTMENTS TO ACABQ, CONTRIBUTIONS COMMITTEE, BOARD OF AUDITORS, INVESTMENTS COMMITTEE, INTERNATIONAL CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION

31 October, 2001
GA/AB/3473 ALLOCATION OF SIGNIFICANT RESOURCES TESTIFIES TO IMPORTANCE OF UN PEACEKEEPING, FIFTH COMMITTEE TOLD AS IT CONCLUDES PEACEKEEPING DISCUSSION

30 October, 2001
GA/AB/3472 EUROPEAN UNION QUESTIONS RELEVANCE OF HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT DEBATE IN VIEW OF NON-ISSUANCE OF IMPORTANT REPORTS

29 October, 2001
GA/AB/3471 FIFTH COMMITTEE IS URGED TO ENSURE PROVISION OF RESOURCES NEEDED FOR REFORM OF UNITED NATIONS PEACEKEEPING OPERATIONS

26 October, 2001
GA/AB/3470 CONCLUDING DEBATE ON PATTERN OF CONFERENCES, FIFTH COMMITTEE DELEGATES INSIST ON NEED TO IMPROVE QUALITY OF SERVICES

25 October, 2001
GA/AB/3469 FIFTH COMMITTEE, DISCUSSING PROVISION OF CONFERENCE SERVICES, HEARS COMPLAINT OF INEQUALITY OF LANGUAGES IN DOCUMENTATION

23 October, 2001
GA/AB/3468 FIFTH COMMITTEE BEGINS CONSIDERATION OF CONFERENCE SERVICES, COMMENDING MORE RATIONAL USE OF SITES, CONCERNED AT PROBLEMS IN LANGUAGE AREA

22 October, 2001
GA/AB/3467 PERCEIVED SHORTCOMINGS IN UNHCR FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT SCRUTINIZED IN FIFTH COMMITTEE

19 October, 2001
GA/AB/3466 SPEAKERS STRESS NEED FOR AFRICA-RELATED DEVELOPMENT PROVISIONS IN 2002-2003 BUDGET

18 October, 2001
GA/AB/3465 FIFTH COMMITTEE CONCLUDES CONSIDERATION OF SCALE-OF-ASSESSMENT ISSUES; FAILS TO ACHIEVE CONSENSUS ON CALCULATION OF ARREARS

17 October, 2001
GA/AB/3463 UN BUDGET SITUATION EASED BY UNITED STATES PAYMENT OF $621 MILLION, FIFTH COMMITTEE IS TOLD

GA/AB/3464 ZERO-GROWTH BUDGET GOAL UNREALISTIC IN VIEW OF FLUCTUATING EXCHANGE RATES, FUTURE PEACEKEEPING REFORMS, SAY FIFTH COMMITTEE SPEAKERS

16 October, 2001
GA/AB/3462 FIFTH COMMITTEE SPEAKERS INSIST CHANGES IN APPLICATION OF ARTICLE 19 WILL HAVE NO NEGATIVE IMPACT ON PROMPT PAYERS

15 October, 2001
GA/AB/3460 SECRETARY-GENERAL, 2002-2003 BUDGET, WARNS THAT FURTHER REDUCTIONS WOULD COMPROMISE ORGANIZATION'S ABILITY TO FULFIL ITS MANDATES

SG/SM/7998-GA/AB/3461 SECRETARY-GENERAL INTRODUCES PROPOSED 2002-2003 PROGRAMME BUDGET TO FIFTH COMMITTEE

GA/AB/3459 FIFTH COMMITTEE SPEAKERS ECHO OPPOSITION BY GROUP OF 77 TO PROPOSED CHANGES IN CALCULATION OF ARREARS, POSSIBLE REPERCUSSIONS ON RIGHT TO ASSEMBLY VOTE

12 October, 2001
GA/AB/3458 FIFTH COMMITTEE TO BEGIN REVIEW OF DRAFT UN PROGRAMME BUDGET FOR 2002-2003, MONDAY, 15 OCTOBER

11 October, 2001
GA/AB/3457 BUDGET COMMITTEE BEGINS CONSIDERATION OF VISITORS' EXPERIENCE PROPOSAL, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, COMMERCIAL ACTIVITIES, DEVELOPMENT ACCOUNT

10 October, 2001
GA/AB/3456 AFTER SEVERAL YEARS IN RED, FINANCIAL STABILITY FOR UN 'CLOSE AT HAND'

9 October, 2001
GA/AB/3455 CONCLUDING GENERAL DEBATE ON JIU REPORTS, FIFTH COMMITTEE HEARS CALL FOR FEWER REPORTS, SHARPER FOCUS

8 October, 2001
GA/AB/3454 FIFTH COMMITTEE, OPENING CONSIDERATION OF JIU REPORTS, WELCOMES ESTABLISHMENT OF FOLLOW-UP MECHANISM

3 October, 2001
GA/AB/3453 BUDGET FOR 2002-2003, PEACEKEEPING FINANCING AMONG ISSUES HIGH ON BUDGET COMMITTEE'S AGENDA

26 September, 2001
GA/AB/3452 GENERAL ASSEMBLY BUDGET COMMITTEE ELECTS VICE-CHAIRMEN, RAPPORTEUR; HEARS STATEMENT BY OUTGOING CHAIRMAN

13 September, 2001
BIO/3384-GA/AB/3451 NANA EFFAH-APENTENG OF GHANA ELECTED CHAIRMAN OF FIFTH COMMITTEE


 

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