Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                                                          

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 6 – 10 October 2003                 Updated on 23/12/03

Monday, 6 October

Morning

Tuesday, 7 October

Morning

Wednesday, 8 October

Morning

Thursday, 9  October

Morning

Friday,  10 October

Morning

 

 

 

No meeting

Organization of work (A/C.5/58/1; A/C.5/58/L.1 &  A/C.5/58/L.1/Rev.1)

 

1. Item 118: Financial reports  &  reports of the Board of Auditors (A/58/5/Add.5, A/58/114; A/58/97; A/58/97/Add.1 &  A/58/384)

Introduction & conclusion of general discussion

2. Item 129: Joint Inspection Unit (A/58/34; A/58/64; A/58/291; A/58/220; & A/58/343)

Introduction & Conclusion of general discussion

3. Item 119:  Review of efficiency

-Outsourcing practices (A/57/185 & A/57/7/Add.1 (paras.1 10-11))

-Management audit review of outsourcing in UN and UN funds & programmes: report of JIU (A/58/92; & A/58/92/Add.1 & A/58/389)

-JIU report: Common and joint services at Vienna (A/58/258; A/58/258/Add.1 & A/58/389)

Introduction of general discussion

 

 

 

1. Item 119:  Review of efficiency

-Outsourcing practices (A/57/185 & A/57/7/Add.1 (paras.1 10-11))

-Management audit review of outsourcing in UN and UN funds & programmes: report of JIU (A/58/92; & A/58/92/Add.1 & A/58/389)

-JIU report: Common and joint services at Vienna (A/58/258; A/58/258/Add.1 & A/58/389)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

2. Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Profitability of commercial activities: Report of the JIU) (A/57/398 & A/57/7/Add.1)

- UN system revenue producing activities:  Report of the JIU (A/57/707 & A/57/707/Add.1 & A/58/7(SUPP); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt III.)

 Introduction and general discussion

3. Item 124:  Scale of assessments

Letter from the President of the General Assembly addressed to the Chairman of the Fifth Committee (A/C.5/57/39 & A/C.5/58/4)

Introduction and general discussion

Followed by  Informal consultations on:

 Item 129:  Joint Inspection Unit (A/58/34; A/58/64; A/58/291; A/58/220;  &  A/58/343)

 

 

 

Informal consultations on

1. Item 124:  Scale of assessments

Letter from the President of the General Assembly addressed to the Chairman of the Fifth Committee (A/C.5/57/39 & A/C.5/58/4)

 

2. Item 118: Financial reports and reports of the Board of Auditors (A/58/5/Add.5, A/58/114; A/58/97; A/58/97/Add.1; &  A/58/384)

 

3. Item 129: Joint Inspection Unit (A/58/34; A/58/64; A/58/291; A/58/220;  &  A/58/343)

 

4. Item 119: Review of efficiency

-Outsourcing practices (A/57/185; A/57/7/Add.1 (paras.1 10-11))

- Management audit review of outsourcing in UN and UN funds & programmes: report of JIU A/58/92; & A/58/92/Add.1& A/58/389)

 

Informal consultations on:

1.  Item 134: Administrative and budgetary aspects of Peacekeeping operations

-Report of OIOS:  management of mission subsistence allowance rate (A/56/648)

2.  Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Support costs related to extra budgetary activities in the UN system:  Report of the JIU (A/57/442; A/57/442/ Add.1; & A/57/434, paras. 5-6)

- Conditions of service:  full time members of ICSC & Chairman of ACABQ (A/C.5/57/35)

- Conditions of service: Judges of ICJ, ICTY, & ICTR (A/C.5/57/36)

 

3.  Item 134: Administrative and budgetary aspects of Peacekeeping operations

-Report of JIU: reforming field service category of personnel (A/57/78; A/57/78/Add.1  & A/57/434)

-Use of UN volunteers (A/55/697; A/55/874 & A/56/7)

 

 

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

 

 

No meeting

 

 

 

Seminar on scale of assessments

Informal consultations on:

 

To be determined

 

 

Seminar on budget

Informal consultations on:

Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Profitability of commercial activities: Report of the JIU) (A/57/398 & A/57/7/Add.1)

- UN system revenue producing activities:  Report of the JIU  (A/57/707;  A/57/707/Add.1;  & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III))

 


Fifth Committee                                                                                    Programme of work                                                                           

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 13 – 17 October 2003       

Monday, 13 October

Morning

Tuesday, 14 October

Morning

Wednesday, 15 October

Morning

Thursday, 16  October

Morning

Friday,  17 October

Morning

1.Item 124: Scale of assessments

Action on draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.2

 

2. Item 125: Pattern of conferences (A/58/32;  A/58/194 ; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr.2;     A/58/213; A/57/783; A/57/809; A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III. I.84 & A/58/7/Add.1)

Introduction and general discussion

Followed by informal consultations on:

Item 118: Financial reports and reports of the Board of Auditors (A/58/5/Add.5, A/58/114; A/58/97; A/58/97/Add.1; & A/58/384)

 

1.Item 124: Scale of assessments

- Report of COC (A/58/11)

- SG report on multi-year payment plan (A/58/63)

- Letter from SG addressed to President of GA (A/56/767)

-Report of SG contributions of Former Yugoslavia (A/58/189)

Introduction and general discussion

 

2. Item 125: Pattern of conferences (A/58/32; A/58/194 ; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr.2; A/57/783; A/58/213; A/57/809 & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III.I.84 & A/58/7/Add.1)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

 Item 129:  Joint Inspection Unit – Consideration of draft resolution and outstanding matters relating to reports of JIU

 

1.Item 124: Scale of assessments

- Report of COC (A/58/11)

- SG report on multi-year payment plan (A/58/63)

- Letter from SG addressed to President of GA (A/56/767)

-Report of SG contributions of Former Yugoslavia (A/58/189)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

Followed by Informal consultations on:

 

Item 124: Scale of assessments

(A/58/11; A/58/63; A/56/767 and A/58/189)

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1.  Item 118: Financial reports and reports of the Board of Auditors (A/58/5/Add.5, A/58/114; A/58/97; A/58/97/Add.1; & A/58/384)

 

2.  Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- UN system revenue producing activities:  Report of the JIU  (A/57/707;  A/57/707/Add.1;  & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.II IS 3.18.19))

 

3.  Item 134: Administrative and budgetary aspects of Peacekeeping operations

-Report of JIU: reforming field service category of personnel (A/57/78; A/57/78/Add.1  & A/57/434)

- Report of OIOS:  mission subsistence allowance rates (A/56/648).

Informal consultations on:

 

Item 124: Scale of assessments

(A/58/11; A/58/63; A/56/767 and A/58/189)

 

 

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Informal consultations on:

Item 119: Review of efficiency

- JIU report:  Common and joint services at Vienna (A/58/258 & A/58/258/Add.1  & A/58/389)

 -Outsourcing practices (A/57/185; A/57/7/Add.1 (paras.1 10-11))

- Management audit review of outsourcing in UN and UN funds & programmes: report of JIU (A/58/92; & A/58/92/Add.1 & A/58/389)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

 

Item  129: Joint Inspection Unit

- Consideration of draft resolution and outstanding matters relating to reports of JIU

Informal  consultations on:

 

To be determined

Informal  consultations on:

 

Item 125: Pattern of conferences

(A/58/32;A/58/194; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr.2; A/58/213; A/57/783; A/57/809 & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III.I.84 and A/58/7/Add.1)

 

Informal  consultations on:

 

Item 125: Pattern of conferences(A/58/32; A/58/194; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr,2; A/58/213; A/57/783; A/57/809 & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III.I.84 and A/58/7/Add.1)

 

 


 

Fifth Committee                                                                                    Programme of work                                                                        

General Assembly 58th session                                                         Week of 20 – 24 October 2003     

Monday, 20 October

Morning

Tuesday, 21 October

Morning

Wednesday, 22 October

Morning

Thursday, 23  October

Morning

Friday,  24 October

Morning


Informal consultations on:

 

Item 124: Scale of assessments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

 

Item 125: Pattern of Conferences

 

 

 Informal consultations on:

 

Item 124: Scale of assessments

 

1. Item 130:  Report of the SG on activities of OIOS

- Annual report of OIOS (A/58/364)

- Audit of HQ Contract Committee (A/58/294)

- Review of UN Information Centres (A/57/747)

Introduction and general discussion

2. Item 119:  Review of the efficiency

- Review of the administrative procedures to eliminate duplication (A/58/211)

-  Audit of the Investment Management Service of UN Joint Staff Pension Fund (A/58/81)

Introduction and general discussion

3. Item 133:  Scale of assessments for peacekeeping operations (A/58/157)

Introduction & conclusion of  general discussion

4. Item 120:  Programme budget for 2002-2003

- Construction of office facilities in ECA (A/58/154; A/58/7(SUPP); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp)  Chapt.III.xi.3)

- Strengthening UN web site (A/58/217 & A/58/7/Add.1)

Introduction and general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

Item 134:  Administrative & budgetary aspects of peacekeeping operations.

- Use of UN volunteers (A/55/697; A/55/874 & A/56/7)

 

1.  Action on the following draft proposals:

- Item 118:  Financial reports & audited financial statements and reports of the Board of Auditors

A/C.5/58/L.7 – Reports of the Board of Auditors

- Item 119:  Review of the efficiency

A/C.5/58/L.4 – Outsourcing practices

A/C.5/58/L.5 – Management audit review of outsourcing in UN Funds & Programmes

A/C.5/58/L.6 -  Common Services at Vienna

- Item 120:  Programme budget for 2002-2003

A/C.5/58/L.8 – Report of JIU:  UN system revenue producing activities

- Item 129:  Joint Inspection Unit

A/C.5/58/L.3 – Support costs related to extra budgetary activities

- Item 134:  Admin & budgetary aspects of financing of peacekeeping operations

A/C.5/58/L.9 – Report of JIU:  reforming Field Service category of personnel

A/C.5/58/L.10 – Report of OIOS:  management of mission subsistence allowance rate

2. Item 130:  Report of the SG on activities of OIOS

- Annual report of OIOS (A/58/364)

- Audit of HQ Contract Committee (A/58/294)

- Review of UN Information Centres (A/57/747)

Conclusion of general discussion  

3. Item 119:  Review of the efficiency

- Review of the administrative procedures to eliminate duplication (A/58/211)

-  Audit of the Investment Management Service of UN Joint Staff Pension Fund (A/58/81)

Conclusion of general discussion

4. Item 120:  Programme budget for 2002-2003

- Construction of office facilities in ECA (A/58/154; A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp)  Chapt.III.xi.3)

- Strengthening UN web site (A/58/217 & A/58/7/Add.1

Conclusion of general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

3. Item 133:  Scale of assessments for peacekeeping operations (A/58/157)

 

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon


Informal consultations on:

 

Item 125:  Pattern of conferences

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Item 123: Improving the financial situation of the United Nations

- Statement by the Under-Secretary-Genera for Management

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

 

Item 124:  Scale of assessments

 

To be determined

informal consultations on:

 

Item 124:  Scale of assessments

Informal consultations on:

2.  Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Conditions of service:  full time members of ICSC & Chairman of ACABQ (A/C.5/57/35)

- Conditions of service: Judges of ICJ, ICTY, & ICTR (A/C.5/57/36

3. Item 119:  Review of the efficiency

-  Audit of the Investment Management Service of UN Joint Staff Pension Fund (A/58/81)

 

 

 


Fifth Committee                                                                                    Programme of work                                                                        

General Assembly 57th session                                                         Week of 27 -31 October 2003      

 Monday, 27 October

9: 30 – 12:30  p.m.

Tuesday, 28 October

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 29 October

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, 30  October

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Friday,  31 October

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

 

 

 

 

No meeting

1. Item 123:  Improving the financial situation of the United Nations

- Report of the SG on the financial situation of the UN (A/58/531)

 

General discussion

 

*2. Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Foreword and Introduction

(A/58/6(Introduction); A/58/6/Corr.1; & A/58/6 (Sections 1 – 35); A/58/6(Income Sect.1); A/58/6(Income Sect.2); A/58/6 (Income Sect.3); A/58/6(Sect.3); A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.1; A/58/6/(Sect.3)/Corr.2) ; A/58/6(Sect.13)/Add.1); A/58/6(Sect.14)/Rev.1);  & A/58/16 ; A/58/7 (Supp) & A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) 

 

10:30 a.m.

Introduction of the proposed programme budget by the Secretary-General

 

*3. Item 122: Programme Planning

-Report of the Committee for Programme and Coordination (A/58/16)

-Report of ACABQ (A/58/7(Supp); & A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp))

 

Introduction & general discussion

 

 

*1.  Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Foreword and Introduction

((Introduction and Sections 1-35) A/58/6 (Introduction) A/58/6 Corr.1 &  A/58/6 (Sections 1 – 35); A/58/6 (Income Sect.1), A/58/6(Income Sect.2) & A/58/6 (Income Sect.3); A/58/6(Sect.3); A/58/6(Sect,3)/Corr.1; A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.2; A/58/6(Sect.13)/Add.1); A/58/6(Sect.14)/Rev.1);  A/58/16 ; A/58/7(Supp) & A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp))

Continuation of general discussion

*2. Item 122: Programme Planning

- Report of  the Committee for Programme & Coordination  (A/58/16)

-  Report of ACABQ (A/58/7 (Supp) & A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp))

Continuation of general discussion

 

 

*1. Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Foreword and Introduction

A/58/6(Introduction); & A/58/6 (Sections 1 – 35);  A/58/6 (Income Sect.1); A/58/6 (Income Sect. 2); & A/58/6 (Income Sect.3);  A/58/6/Corr.1 ; A/58/6(Sect.3); A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.1 A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.2; A/58/6(Sect.13)/Add.1; A/58/6(Sect.14)/Rev.1); A/58/16; A/58/7(Supp) & A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp))

Continuation  of  general discussion

*2. Item 122: Programme Planning

-Report of CPC (A/58/16)

-Report of ACABQ (A/58/7(Supp) & A/58/7/Corr.1 (Supp))

Continuation & conclusion of general discussion

 

3. Item 123:  Improving the financial situation of the United Nations

- Report of the SG on the financial situation of the UN (A/58/531)

 

General discussion

 

1.  Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- - JIU report:  Managing information  in UN system (A/58/82 & **A/58/82/Add.1 & A/58/389)

-Information technology (A/57/620, A/58/377; A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III, paras.114-124)

- Development account (A/58/404; & A/58/7/Add.5)

- UN Fund for International Partnerships (A/58/173)

-Review of post structure (A/58/398 & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Conference servicing regional groups (A/58/397 & A/58/7/Add.5)

Proportion GS to P staff in regional commissions (A/58/403 & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Modernizing conference facilities at UNON (A/58530 & A/58/7/Add.6)

-- Expenditures deriving from inflation (A/58/400  & A/58/7/Add.5)

Introduction & general discussion

Introduction & general discussion

3.  Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Foreword and Introduction

A/58/6(Introduction); A/58/6 (Sections 1 – 35 );

A/58/6 (Income Sect.1) ; A/58/6 (Income Sect.2); A/58/6 (Income Sect. 3); A/58/6/Corr.1 ; A/58/6(Sect.3); A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.1 A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.2; A/58/6(Sect.13)/Add.1; A/58/6(Sect.14)/Rev.1;  A/58/16 ; A/58/7(Supp) & A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp)

Conclusion of  general discussion

4. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395 ; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of the budgetary process:  Report of the JIU (A/58/375 ; A/58/375/Corr.1 & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786)

 

Introduction and general discussion

Followed by informal consultations on:

1. Item 130:  Report of the SG on activities of OIOS

- Annual report of OIOS (A/58/364)

- Audit of HQ Contract Committee (A/58/294)

- Review of UN Information Centres (A/57/747)

2.  Item 119:  Review of the efficiency

- Review of the administrative procedures to eliminate duplication (A/58/211)

 

2:30 – 4:45 p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

 

 

  No meeting

 

 

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 130:  Report of the SG on activities of OIOS

- Annual report of OIOS (A/58/364)

- Audit of HQ Contract Committee (A/58/294)

- Review of UN Information Centres (A/57/747)

Item 134:  Administrative & budgetary aspects of peacekeeping operations.

- Use of UN volunteers (A/55/697; A/55/874 & A/56/7)

 

 

 

 

To be determined

Informal consultations on:

Item 125: Pattern of conferences

(A/58/32;A/58/194; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr.2; A/58/213; A/57/783; A/57/809 & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III.I.84 and A/58/7/Add.1)

 

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 Foreword & Introduction

(A/58/6(Introduction); A/58/6/Corr.1

Part I

Overall policy-making, direction and coordination (A/58/6 (Sections 1 & 2)

- Section 1:  Overall policy- making direction & coordination (A/58/6(Sect.1)

- Section 2:  General Assembly affairs and conference services (A/58/6(Sect.2)

 

*Joint debate

** Through video conferencing

 

Fifth Committee                                                                                     Programme of work                                                                       

General Assembly 58th session                                                         Week of 3 – 7 November 2003     

Monday, 3 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday, 4 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 5 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, 6   November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Friday, 7  November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Item 126: United Nations common system(A/58/30;  A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

Introduction and general discussion

 

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Information technology (A/57/620, A/58/377; A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III, paras.114-124)

- Development account (A/58/404; & A/58/7/Add.5)

- UN Fund for International Partnerships (A/58/173)

-Review of post structure (A/58/398 & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Conference servicing regional groups (A/58/397 & A/58/7/Add.5)

Proportion GS to P staff in regional commissions (A/58/403 & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Modernizing conference facilities at UNON (A/58/530 & A/58/7/Add.6)

-- Expenditures deriving from inflation (A/58/400  & A/58/7/Add.5)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Financial situation of INSTRAW (A/58/426 & A/58/547)

Introduction &  general discussion

 

 

Followed by Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Foreword & Introduction

(A/58/6(Introduction); A/58/6/Corr.1

Part I

Overall policy-making, direction and coordination (A/58/6 (Sections 1 & 2)

- Section 1:  Overall policy- making direction & coordination (A/58/6(Sect.1)

- Section 2:  General Assembly affairs and conference services (A/58/6(Sect.2)

 

Part II

Political affairs (A/58/6 (Sections 3 – 6)

- Section 3:  Political affairs (A/58/6(Sect.3); A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.1); A/58/6(Sect.3)/Corr.2)

- Section 4:  Disarmament (A/58/6(Sect.4))

- Section 5:   Peacekeeping operations (A/58/6(Sect.5)

- Section 6:  Peaceful uses of outer space (A/58/6(Sect.6)

 

 

 

Item 126: United Nations common system (A/58/30;  A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

Continuation of  general discussion

 

Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Report of ACABQ  on formalizing conditions for salary & retirement allowance of SG & salary & pensionable remuneration of the Administrator of UNDP (A/58/7/Add.3)

Introduction & general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Cross cutting issues:  restoration of budget cuts, flexibility; personnel matters; staff costs, consultants, and experts; travel; publications and information technology

(A/58/6(Introduction); A/58/6/Corr.1

 

Item 126: United Nations common system (A/58/30 & A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

Conclusion  of  general discussion

 

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Part IV

Section 13 ITC/UNCTAD/WTO (A/58/6(Sect.13) ;(A/58/6(Sect.13)/ Add.1 & A/58/7/Add.7)

Introduction and general discussion

 

Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Report of ACABQ  on formalizing conditions for salary & retirement allowance of SG & salary & pensionable remuneration of the Administrator of UNDP (A/58/7/Add.3)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

Item 166: Admission of ICC to membership in UNJSPF (A/C.5/58/13 & A/58/545)

Introduction and general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

 

Item 17: Appointments to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs

 (e) Appointment to United Nations Administrative Tribunal (A/58/105 & A/C.5/58/9)

 (d) Confirmation of appointment of members of Investments Committee (A/58/104 & A/C.5/58/8)

(c) Appointment to Board of Auditors (A/58/103 & A/C.5/58/7)

 (b) Appointment to Committee on Contributions (A/58/102 & A/C.5/58/6)

(a) Appointment to ACABQ (A/58/101 & A/C.5/58/5)

 

 

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

- Information & communication technology strategy (A/57/620; A/58/377; & A/58/7(Supp) ; A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt. III, paras. 114-124)

- Managing information in UN system: Report of the JIU (A/58/82 & A/58/82/Add.1; & A/58/389 )

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

(continued)

 

To be determined

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Modifications to the informal consultations on item 121 will be determined by the Coordinator

 


Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                          

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 10 – 14 November 2003  

Monday, 10 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday, 11 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 12 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, 13  November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Friday,  14 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

 

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Add.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

Item 126: United Nations common system (A/58/30 & A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

Conclusion  of  general discussion

 

1. Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Administrative and financial implications of ICSC (A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

Introduction & general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on: 

Item 126: United Nations common system system (A/58/30 & A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on: 

Item 126: United Nations common system system (A/58/30 & A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

 

 

To be determined

 Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

 

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 – 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 124:  Scale of assessments

2.  Item 166:  Admission of ICC to membership in UNJSPF

(A/C.5/58/13 & A/58/545)

3.  Item 130:  Report of the SG on activities of OIOS

- Annual report of OIOS (A/58/364)

- Audit of HQ Contract Committee (A/58/294)

- Review of UN Information Centres (A/57/747)

4.  Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

-Report of the ACABQ on formalizing conditions for salary & retirement allowance of SG & salary & pensionable remuneration of the Administrator of UNDP (A/58/7/Add.3)

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

 

Informal consultations on

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Add.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786)

 

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Add.1)  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375;A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786)

 

2.  Item 119:  Review of the efficiency

- Review of the administrative procedures to eliminate duplication (A/58/211)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                          

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 17 – 21 November 2003  

Monday, 17 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday, 18 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Wednesday, 19 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Thursday, 20  November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Friday,  21 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

1. Item 138:  Financing of the UN Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (A/58/381 ;  A/58/447 &  A/58/447/Corr.1)

2. Item 140:  Financing of the UN Mission of Support in East Timor (A/58/192 ; A/58/192/Add.1 & A/58/409)

3. Item 143: Financing of activities of SC res 687(1991)

(a) UNIKOM (A/58/386; & A/58/441)

4. Item 134:  Admin & budgetary aspects of financing of peacekeeping operations

- Investigation of sexual exploitation (A/58/559)

 

Introduction & general discussion

Followed by informal consultations on

1. Item 140:  Financing of the UN Mission of Support in East Timor (A/58/192 ; A/58/192/Add.1 & A/58/409)

2. Item 143: Financing of activities of SC res 687 (1991)

(a)  UNIKOM  (A/58/386; & A/58/441)

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 124:  Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the UN

 

2. Item 133: Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the UN peacekeeping operations

 

3. Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Responses by ACABQ

 

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Development account (A/58/404 & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Additional expenditures deriving from inflation (A/58/400 & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Proportion GS staff to P staff in regional commissions (A/58/403 & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Post structure in the Secretariat (A/58/398 & A/58/7 Add.5)

-UN Fund for Int’l Partnership (A/58/173)

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Consideration of draft resolution

 

1. Item 138:  Financing of the UN Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (A/58/381 ;  A/58/447 &  A/58/447/Corr.1)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

2. Item 134:  Admin & budgetary aspects of financing of peacekeeping operations

- Investigation of sexual exploitation (A/58/559)

Conclusion of general discussion

 

3.  Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Item 161: Financing of MINUCI (A/58/370, A/58/535 & A/C.5/58/12; & A/58/538; & A/58/598)

Introduction & general discussion

 

4. Item 165:  Financing of the UN Mission in Liberia (A/58/539; & A/58/591)

Introduction and general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

1. Item 138:  Financing of the UN Organization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (A/58/381 ;  A/58/447 &  A/58/447/Corr.1

 

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

2:30 – 4:45  p.m.

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Sections 28 – 35

 

Income sections 1 - 3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 119: Review of the efficiency of the administrative and financial functioning of the UN

-OIOS report

Review of administrative procedures and policies to eliminate duplication (A/58/211)

2. Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

-Report of ACABQ on salary and retirement allowance of S-G and Administrator of UNDP (A/58/7/Add.3)

 

To be determined

Informal consultations on:

Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786)

 

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 165:  Financing of the UN Mission in Liberia (A/58/539; & A/58/591)

2.  Item 125:  Pattern of conferences

 

Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                          

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 24 - 28 November 2003   

 

Monday, 24 November

9:30 - 12:30 p.m.

Tuesday, 25 November

Morning

Wednesday, 26 November

Morning

Thursday, 27  November

Morning

Friday,  28 November

Morning

1. Item 131: Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (A/58/269 & A/58/366; A/58/367; A/58/368; A/58/550;  A/58/59 ; & A/58/554  & A/58/605)

2. Item 132: Financing of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITY) (A/58/226; A/58/368; A/58/288;  A/58/593 & A/58/449  & A/58/605)

Introduction &  general discussion

 

3. Item  120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

-Second performance report (A/58/558 and A/58/558/Add.1; & A/58/604)

 

4. Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121:  Proposed progarmme budget for the biennium 2004-2005 Administrative expenses of the UN Joint staff Pension Fund (A/58/214; A/58/214/Corr.1; & A/58/7/Add.9)

Introduction and general discussion

 

5. Item 12:  Report of ECOSOC (A/58/3 & A/C.5/58/2/Corr.1)

- Delegation of authority UNFPA  (A/C.5/58/2)

Introduction and general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Second performance report (A/58/558; A/58/558/Add.1 & A/58/604 )

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

United Nations official holiday

Action on the following draft proposals:

1. Item 119: Review of the efficiency of the administrative and financial functioning of the United Nations

A/C.5/58/L.11 - Report of OIOS on UNJSPF

2. Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

A/C.5/58/L.12 Conditions of service for judges of ITY, ICTR and ICJ

A/C.5/58/L.18 – Salary of S-G and Administrator of UNDP

3. Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

A/C.5/58/L.14 - Information Communication Technology

A/C.5/58/L.19 -  Development account

A/C.5/58/L.20 - Additional expenditures from inflation

A/C.5/58/L.21 – Proportion G’S to P’s in regional commissions

A/C.5/58/L.22 – Post structure in the Secretariat

A/C.5/58/L.23 – United Nations Fund for International Partnerships

4. Item 138: Financing of MONUC - A/C.5/58/L.24

5. Item 140: Financing of UNMISET - A/C.5/58/L.16

6. Item 143: Financing of UNIKOM - A/C.5/58/L.17

7. Item 165: Financing of UNMIL – A/C.5/58/L.25

8. Item 166: Admission of ICC to membership of UNJSPF A/C.5/58/L.15

9. Item 12: Report ECOSOC

A/C.5/58/L.26-Delegation authority matters personnel UNPF

9.  Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Subvention by UNIDIR (A/C.5/58/3 & A/58/7/Add.4)

-Revised estimates of ECOSOC (A/C.5/58/10 & A/58/7/Add.8)

-Financial viability of UNITAR (A/58/544 & A58/7/Add.10)

-Effects of changes in rates of exchange (A/58/528 & A/58/7/Add.11)

- Financial viability of UNITAR (A/58/544 & A/58/7/Add.10)

Introduction & general discussion

11.Item 134:  Admin & budgetary aspects of financing of peacekeeping operations

-Transfer of buildings to the UNLBB (A/58/596 & A/58/609)

Introduction & general discussion

 

12.Item 121:  Proposed Programme budget  for the biennium 2004-2005

-Administration and management of the Office of the HCHR (A/58/569 & A/58/7/Add.12)

Introduction & general discussion

 

4. Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Item 161: Financing of MINUCI (A/58/370, A/58/535 & A/C.5/58/12; & A/58/538 & A/58/598)

Conclusion of  general discussion

 

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

1.  Item 134:  Admin & budgetary aspects of financing of peacekeeping operations

-Transfer of buildings to the UNLBB (A/58/596 & A/58/609)

 

2.  Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Item 161: Financing of MINUCI (A/58/370, A/58/535 & A/C.5/58/12; & A/58/538 & A/58/598)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

United Nations official holiday

Informal consultations on:

 Item 131: Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (A/58/269 & A/58/366; A/58/367; A/58/368; A/58/550;  A/58/597 ; & A/58/554  & A/58/605)

2. Item 132: Financing of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITY) (A/58/226; A/58/368; A/58/288;  A/58/593 & A/58/449  & A/58/605)

 

 

2:30 - 4:45  p.m.

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Informal consultations on:

 Item 131: Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (A/58/269 & A/58/366; A/58/367; A/58/368; A/58/550;  A/58/597; ; & A/58/554  & A/58/605)

2. Item 132: Financing of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITY) (A/58/226; A/58/368; A/58/288;  A/58/593 & A/58/449  & A/58/605)

 

 

 

United Nations official holiday

 

 

To be determined

 

 

United Nations official holiday

Informal consultations on:

1.  Item 134:  Admin & budgetary aspects of financing of peacekeeping operations

-Transfer of buildings to the UNLBB (A/58/596 & A/58/609)

2.  Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Item 161: Financing of MINUCI (A/58/370, A/58/535 & A/C.5/58/12; & A/58/538 & A/58/598)

 

 

 

Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                          

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 1 - 5 December 2003        

 

Monday, 1 December

Morning

Tuesday, 2 December

Morning

Wednesday, 3 December

Morning

Thursday, 4  December

Morning

Friday,  5 December

Morning

1.  Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

 

2.  Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Section 24:  Human rights (A/58/6(Sect.24)

- Administration and management of the Office of the HCHR (A/58/569 & A/58/7/Add.12)

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Financial viability of UNITAR (A/58/544 & A/58/7/Add.10)

-Subvention to UNIDIR (A/C.5/58/3 & A/58/7/Add.4)

-Revised estimates of ECOSOC (A/C.5/58/10 & A/58/550)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 131: Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (A/58/269 & A/58/366; A/58/367; A/58/368; A/58/550;  A/58/597 ; & A/58/554  & A/58/605)

2. Item 132: Financing of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITY) (A/58/226; A/58/368; A/58/288;  A/58/593 & A/58/449  & A/58/605)

 

 

1. I tem 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

Conclusion of general discussion

Followed by Informal consultations on:

1.  Item 161:  Financing of MINUCI (A/58/370, & A/58/538)

 

 

2.  Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Second performance report (A/58/558; A/58/558/Add.1 & A/58/604 )

 

3. Item 126:  United Nations common  system (A/58/30 & A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

 

 1. Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Capital master plan (A/58/599; A/58/342 ; A/58/321 & A/58/7/Add.15)

Introduction and general discussion

2.  Item 129:  Joint Inspection Unit

-Report of JIU on review of statute (A/58/343/Add.1)

Introduction & general discussion 

 

Followed by informal consultations on

1. I tem 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

2. Item 120:  programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121:  Proposed progarmme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Administrative expenses of the UN Joint Staff Pension Fund (A/58/214 ;  A/58/214/Corr.1 & A/58/7/Add.9)

3. Item 120:   Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Conditions of service:  full time members of ICSC & Chairman of ACABQ (A/C.5/57/35).

4. Item 119:  Review of efficiency

- Review of administrative procedures to eliminate duplication (A/58/211)

5. Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Construction of office facilities of ECA (A/58/154;  A/58/7 and A/58/7/Corr.1)

 -Strengthening UN web site (& A/58/7/Add.1)

6.  Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

--Modernizing conference facilities at UNON (A/58/530 & A/58/7/Add.6)

7.  Item 134:  Admin & Budgetary aspects of financing of UN peacekeeping operations

- Special measures for protection from sexual exploitation & sexual abuse (A/58/559)

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution-

 

 

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Section 24:  Human rights (A/58/6(Sect.24)

- Administration and management of the Office of the HCHR (A/58/569 & A/58/7/Add.10)

- Section 14:  Environment (A/58/6(Sect.14)/Rev.1

Informal consultations on:

 

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

 

 Informal consultations on:

 

To be  determined

 

 

 Informal consultations on:

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 124: Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations

2. Item 133: Scale of assessments for the apportionment of UN peacekeeping operations

3. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

 

 


Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                                          

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 8 - 12 December 2003     

 

Monday, 8 December

Morning

Tuesday, 9 December

Morning

Wednesday, 10 December

Morning

Thursday, 11  December

Morning

Friday,  12 December

Morning

Informal consultations on:

 Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1.  Item 126:   UN Common system

2. Item 131: Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (A/58/269 & A/58/366; A/58/367; A/58/368; A/58/550;  & A/58/554  )

3. Item 132: Financing of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITY) (A/58/226; A/58/368; A/58/288;  & A/58/449)

4. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

 

 

Action on draft proposals

1. Item 119:  Review of Efficiency

- A/C.5/58/L.32 – Review of duplication, complexity & bureauracy in UN admin process & procedures

2. Item 120:  Programme budget 2002-2003

- A/C.5/58/L.33:  Construction of additional office facilities ECA

- A/C.5/58/L.34:  Strengthening of UN Web-site

- A/C.5/58/L.35 – Conditions of service:  ICSC & Chairman of ACABQ

3.  Item 121:  Proposed programme budget 2004-2005

- A/C.5/58/L.30 – UNIDIR

-A/C.5/58/L.31 – Modernization of facilities at UNON

4.  Item 134:   Admin & budgetary aspects of financing of UNPKOs

- A/C.5/58/L.29 – Transfer buildings UNLBB

- Special measures for protection from sexual exploitation and sexual abuse ((A/58/559)

5.  Item 12:  Report of ECOSOC

- Report of ECOSOC (Chapts. I, VII (sects.B & C) & IX)  (A/58/3)

 

Introduction & general discussion

 

1.  Item 126:   UN Common system

- Action on draft res  A/C.5/58/L.36 Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Estimates and other political initiatives authorized by GA and/or Security Council (A/C.5/58/20 & A/58/7/Add.18)

Administrative & financial implications arising from report of Standing Cttee of UNJSPB (A/C.5/58/27 & A/58/7/Add.19)

 

Introduction and general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

1. Item 126:  UN Common system

Item 120:  Programme budget 2002-2003

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget 2004-2005

-Administrative and financial implications of ICSC (A/58/378 & A/58/7/Add.2)

 

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

1.  Item 129:  Joint Inspection Unit (video conferencing)

2. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

3. Item 131: Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (A/58/269 & A/58/366; A/58/367; A/58/368; A/58/550;  & A/58/554 )

4. Item 132: Financing of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITY) (A/58/226; A/58/368; A/58/288; & A/58/449 )

 

 

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Informal consultations on:

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

  To  be determined

 

 

  Informal consultations on:

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

Informal consultations on:

1.  Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Item 161: Financing of MINUCI (A/58/370, A/58/535 & A/C.5/58/12; & A/58/538 & A/58/598)

2. Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- Estimates and other political initiatives authorized by GA and/or Security Council (A/C.5/58/20 & A/58/7/Add.18)

3.  Item 120: Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

- Second performance report (A/58/558; A/58/558/Add.1 & A/58/604 )

 

 


Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                                          

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 15  - 19 December 2003  

 

Monday, 15 December

Morning

Tuesday, 16 December

Morning

Wednesday, 17 December

Morning

Thursday, 18  December

Morning

Friday,  19 December

Morning

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

 

2. Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-PBIs on draft resolutions emanating from resolutions/decisions of Main Committees

-Revised estimates sections 2 & 29D- Counter Terrorism Cttee (A/C.5/58/23 & A/58/7/Add.17)

Introduction & general discussion

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

 

 Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

- PBIs on draft resolutions emanating from resolutions/decisions of Main Committees

- Financial viability of UNITAR (A/58/544 & A/58/7/Add.10)

- Revised estimates of ECOSOC (A/C.5/58/10 & A/58/550)

- Administrative & financial implications arising from report of Standing Cttee of UNJSPB (A/C.5/58/27 & A/58/7/Add.19)

- Cost implications for regional groupings (A/58/397 & A/58/7/Add.5

- Capital master plan (A/58/599; A/58/342 ; A/58/321 & A/58/7/Add.15)

- Revised  estimates:  effects of changes in rates of exchange & inflation (A/58/528 & A/58/6/Add.11)

- Revised estimates sections 2 & 29D - Counter Terrorism Committee (A/C.5/58/23 & /7/AdA/58d.17)

 

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 131: Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) (A/58/269 & A/58/366; A/58/367; A/58/368; A/58/550;  & A/58/554 )

2. Item 132: Financing of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ITY) (A/58/226; A/58/368; A/58/288; & A/58/449 )

3. Item 124: Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations

4. Item 133: Scale of assessments for the apportionment of UN peacekeeping operations

5.  Item 122:  Programme Planning

(A/58/16 ; A/58/84; A/58/83; A/58/90;A/C.5/58/11; A/C.5/58/14; A/C.5/58/15; A/C.5/58/19 & A/C.5/58/21)

6.  Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-PBIs on draft resolutions emanating from resolutions/decisions of Main Committees

7.  Item 125:  Pattern of Conferences(A/58/32;A/58/194; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr.2; A/58/213; A/57/783; A/57/809 & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III.I.84 and A/58/7/Add.1)

 

 

8.  All outstanding issues

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Consideration of draft resolution

-PBIs on draft resolutions emanating from resolutions/decisions of Main Committees

2.  Item 122:  Programme Planning

(A/58/16 ; A/58/84; A/58/83; A/58/90;A/C.5/58/11; A/C.5/58/14; A/C.5/58/15; A/C.5/58/19 & A/C.5/58/21)

3. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

4.  Item 125:  Pattern of Conferences(A/58/32;A/58/194; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr.2; A/58/213; A/57/783; A/57/809 & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III.I.84 and A/58/7/Add.1)

 

5.  All outstanding issues

Informal consultations on:

1. Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Consideration of draft resolution

-PBIs on draft resolutions emanating from resolutions/decisions of Main Committees

2.  Item 122:  Programme Planning

(A/58/16 ; A/58/84; A/58/83; A/58/90;A/C.5/58/11; A/C.5/58/14; A/C.5/58/15; A/C.5/58/19 & A/C.5/58/21)

3. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

4.  Item 125:  Pattern of Conferences(A/58/32;A/58/194; A/58/194/Corr.1; A/58/194/Corr.2; A/58/213; A/57/783; A/57/809 & A/58/7(Supp); A/58/7/Corr.1(Supp) Chapt.III.I.84 and A/58/7/Add.1)

 

5.  All outstanding issues

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Afternoon

Informal consultations on:

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

Informal consultations on:

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

 Informal consultations on:

 Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

 

Consideration of draft resolution

 

 

Action on draft proposals

1.  Item  124:  Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the UN

Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.44

2.  Item 133:  Scale of assessments for the apportionment of UNPKOs

Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.45

3.  Item 131:  Financing of ICTR

Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.27 – second performance report

Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.38

4.  Item 132:  Financing of ITY

 Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.28 – Second performance report

Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.39

5.  Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Item 121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

Item 161:  Financing of UN Mission in Cote d’Ivoire

Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.37

6.  Item 120:  Programme budget for the biennium 2002-2003

Draft resolution A/C.5/58/L.41 - Final budget appropriations for the biennium 2002-2003

 

Followed by informal consultations on:

121:  Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-4005

- Consideration of draft resolution

 

Informal consultations on:

 

All outstanding issues.

 

Action on all draft resolutions, as available

 

Fifth Committee                                                                                  Programme of work                                                                                           23/12/2003 2:06:14 PM

General Assembly 58th session                                                       Week of 22 – 23  December 2003 

Monday, 22  December 

Morning

Tuesday, 23 December 

Morning

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

1 Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Consideration of draft resolution

-PBIs on draft resolutions emanating from resolutions/decisions of Main Committees

1. Item 59:  Strengthening of the UN system

- Improvements to the current process of planning & budgeting (A/58/395; A/58/395/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

- Review of UN budgetary process:  report of the JIU (A/58/375; A/58/375/Corr.1  & A/58/7/Add.5)

-Intergovernmental review of the medium-term plan and the programme budget (A/57/786; A/58/600 & A/58/610)

3.  Item 125:  Pattern of Conferences

4   All outstanding issues

 

 

 

 

 

Afternoon

Afternoon

 

 

 

Informal consultations on:

 Item 121: Proposed programme budget for the biennium 2004-2005

-Consideration of draft resolution

-PBIs on draft resolutions emanating from resolutions/decisions of Main Committees

 

 

Action on all draft proposals

 

Conclusion of the work of the Committee during the main part of the 58th session of the GA.