THIRD COMMITTEE OF THE FIFTY-SIXTH SESSION
PROPOSALS BEING INITIATED IN THE COMMITTEE
(Revised 8 November 2001)

>> Documents highlighted in yellow signify draft proposals adopted by the Committee and recommended for adoption by the Plenary.

AGENDA ITEM

 

WORKING TITLE
INITIATOR

L.11 27 Implementation of the outcome of the World Summit for Social Development and of the 24th special session of the General Assembly Chile

L.2 108 Preparations for and observance of the 10th anniversary of the International Year of the Family Recommended for action by ECOSOC

L.7 108 Follow-up to the International Year of the Family (amendments to draft resolution L.2) Benin

L.8/Rev 108 Cooperatives in social development Mongolia

L.9 108 World programme of action concerning disabled persons: towards a society for all in the twenty-first century Philippines

L.10/Rev 108 A UN literacy decade: Education for all Mongolia

L.12/Rev.1 108 Policies and programmes involving youth Portugal

L.3 109 UN Trust Fund for Ageing Recommended for action by ECOSOC

L.6/Rev.1 109 Follow-up to the International Year of Older Persons: Second World Assembly on Ageing (PBI in L.19) G77 and China

L.13 109 Arrangements regarding participation of NGOs in the Second World Assembly on Ageing Recommended for action by ECOSOC

L.14 109 Provisional rules of procedure for the Second World Assembly on Ageing Recommended for action by ECOSOC

L.4 110 Role, function, periodicity and duration of the UN congresses on the prevention of crime and the treatment of offenders Recommended for action by ECOSOC

L.5 110 Action against transnational organized crime: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the implementation of the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the adopted protocols thereto Recommended for action by ECOSOC

L.15/Rev 110 Combating the criminal misuse of information technologies United States

L.17/Rev 110 Strengthening the UN Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity Italy

L.16 110 UN African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders Sudan

L.18 111 International cooperation against the world drug problem Mexico

L.20 112 The critical situation of INSTRAW G77 and China

L.21 112 Integration of older women into development Suriname

L.22 112 Improvement of the status of women in the UN system Australia

L.23 112 Traditional or customary practices affecting the health of women and girls Netherlands

L.24 112 Improvement of the situation of women in rural areas Mongolia

L.25 112 UN Development Fund for Women Jamaica

L.26 112 Convention on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women Finland

L.27 112 Violence against women migrant workers Philippines

113 Follow-up to the 4WCW and full implementation of the Beijing Declaration and platform for action and of the outcome of the 23rd special session of the GA Chairman's text, coordinated by Mr. Gonzalez (VC)

114 Enlargement of the Executive Committee of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees New Zealand

114 Office of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees Finland

L.28/Rev. 115 Rights of the Child EU

L.29 115 The girl child Namibia (SADC)

L.30 116 International Decade of the World's Indigenous People Denmark

L.31 118 Universal realization of the right of the peoples to self-determination Pakistan

L.32 118 Use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the right of peoples to self-determination Cuba

L.33 119 (a) Equitable geographical distribution of membership of treaty bodies Cuba

119 (a) International covenants on human rights Sweden

119 (b) Human rights and terrorism Algeria

119 (b) Human rights and cultural diversity Iran

119 (b) Human rights and unilateral coercive measures NAM

119 (b) Enhancement of international cooperation in the field of human rights NAM

119 (b) The right to development Botswana (NAM)

119 (b) Globalization and its impact on the full enjoyment of all human rights Egypt

119 (b) Right to food Cuba

119 (b) Strengthening UN action in the field of human rights through the promotion of international cooperation and the importance of non-selectivity, impartiality and objectivity Cuba

119 (b) Convention on the rights and dignity of persons with disabilities Mexico

119 (b) Respect for the principles of national sovereignty and non-interference in the internal affairs of States in their electoral processes Cuba

119 (b) Promotion of a democratic and equitable international order Cuba

119 (b) Respect for the purposes and principles contained in the Charter of the UN to achieve international cooperation in promoting and encouraging respect for human rights and for fundamental freedoms and in solving international problems of a humanitarian character Cuba

119 (c) Human rights situation in the Islamic Republic of Iran EU

119 (c) Human rights situation in Iraq EU

119 (c) Situation of human rights in the Sudan EU

119 (c) Situation of human rights in the Democratic Republic of the Congo EU