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Summaries of work and documentation


Reference:  A/60/100  [F]  [S]  [A]  [C]  [R]


  Item 38:  

Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and of the Arab population in the Occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources


  Item 49:  

Information and communication technologies for development


  Item 50:  

Macroeconomic policy questions:

(a)   International trade and development

(b)   International financial system and development

(c)   External debt crisis and development


  Item 51

Follow-up to and implementation of the outcome of the International Conference on Financing for Development


  Item 52

Sustainable development:

(a)   Implementation of Agenda 21, the Programme for the Further Implementation of Agenda 21 and the outcomes of the World Summit on Sustainable Development

(b)   Follow-up to and implementation of the Mauritius Strategy for the Further Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States

(c)   International Strategy for Disaster Reduction

(d)   Protection of global climate for present and future generations of mankind

(e)   Sustainable development in mountain regions

(f)   Promotion of new and renewable sources of energy, including the implementation of the World Solar Programme 1996-2005

(g)   Implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa

(h)   Convention on Biological Diversity

(i)   Rendering assistance to poor mountain countries to overcome obstacles in socio-economic and ecological areas


  Item 53

Implementation of the outcome of the United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat II) and strengthening of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)


  Item 54

Globalization and interdependence:

(a)   Globalization and interdependence

(b)   Science and technology for development

(c)   International migration and development

(d)   Preventing and combating corrupt practices and transfer of funds of illicit origin and returning such assets to the countries of origin


  Item 55

Groups of countries in special situations:

(a)   Third United Nations Conference on the Least Developed Countries

(b)   Specific actions related to the particular needs and problems of landlocked developing countries: outcome of the International Ministerial Conference of Landlocked and Transit Developing Countries and Donor Countries and International Financial and Development Institutions on Transit Transport Cooperation


  Item 56

Eradication of poverty and other development issues:

(a)   Implementation of the first United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty (1997-2006)

(b)   Women in development

(c)   Human resources development


  Item 57

Operational activities for development:

(a)   Operational activities for development of the United Nations system

(b)   South-South cooperation: economic and technical cooperation among developing countries


  Item 58

Training and research:

(a)   United Nations Institute for Training and Research

(b)   United Nations System Staff College in Turin, Italy


  Item 59

Towards global partnerships


  Item 73(b):

Strengthening of other coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance:  special economic assistance to individual countries or regions


  Item 116

Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly


  Item 125

Programme planning


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