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from Press Release GA/9393 dated 10 February 1998

RESOLUTIONS ADOPTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY
DURING THE FIRST PART OF ITS FIFTY-SECOND SESSION

From 16 September to 22 December 1997



PART I - RESOLUTIONS RELATING TO MATTERS CONSIDERED DIRECTLY BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY WITHOUT REFERENCE TO A MAIN COMMITTEE

52/2Cooperation between the United Nations and the Agency for Cultural and Technical Cooperation
52/3Cooperation between the United Nations and the Latin American Economic System
52/4Cooperation between the United Nations and the Organization of the Islamic Conference
52/5Cooperation between the United Nations and the League of Arab States
52/6Observer status for the Andean Community in the General Assembly
52/7Cooperation between the United Nations and the Inter-Parliamentary Union
52/9University for Peace
52/10Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States of America against Cuba
52/11Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency
52/12Renewing the United Nations: a programme for reform
52/13Culture of Peace
52/14Zone of peace and cooperation of the South Atlantic
52/15Proclamation of the year 2000 as the International Year for the Culture of Peace
52/16Year 2000: International Year of Thanksgiving
52/17International Year of Volunteers, 2001
52/18Support by the United Nations system of the efforts of Governments to promote and consolidate new or restored democracies
52/19Cooperation between the United Nations and the Economic Cooperation Organization
52/20 Cooperation between the United Nations and the Organization of African Unity
52/21 Building a peaceful and better world through sport and the Olympic ideal
52/22Cooperation between the United Nations and the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe
52/23Multilingualism
52/24Return of restitution of cultural property to the countries of origin
52/25Implementation of the outcome of the World Summit for Social Development
52/26 Oceans and the law of the sea
52/27 Agreement concerning the Relationship between the United Nations and the International Seabed Authority
52/28 Agreement for the Implementation of the Provisions of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982 relating to the Conservation and Management of Straddling Fish Stocks and Highly Migratory Fish Stocks
52/29 Large-scale pelagic drift-net fishing: unauthorized fishing in zones of national jurisdiction and on the high seas, fisheries by-catch and discards; and other developments
52/49Committee on the Exercise of the Inalienable Rights of the Palestinian People
52/50 Division for Palestinian Rights of the Secretariat
52/51 Special information programme on the question of Palestine
52/52 Peaceful settlement of the question of Palestine
52/53 Jerusalem
52/54 The Syrian Golan
52/78 Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting Independence to Colonial Countries and Peoples
52/79 Dissemination of information on decolonization
52/149 United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture
52/150 The situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina
52/167 Safety and security of humanitarian personnel
52/168 Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations
52/169 Special economic assistance to individual countries or regions
52/170 Assistance to the Palestinian people
52/171 Participation of volunteers, "White Helmets", in activities of the United Nations in the field of humanitarian relief, rehabilitation and technical cooperation for development
52/172 Strengthening of international cooperation and coordination of efforts to study, mitigate and minimize the consequences of the Chernobyl disaster
52/173 Assistance in Mine Clearance
52/174 The situation of democracy and human rights in Haiti
52/175 United Nations Verification Mission in Guatemala
52/176 The situation in Central America: procedures for the establishment of a firm and lasting peace and progress in fashioning a region of peace, freedom, democracy and development
52/178 Credentials of representatives to the fifty-second session of the General Assembly
52/209 Business and Development
52/211 Emergency international assistance for peace, normalcy and reconstruction of war-stricken Afghanistan; the situation in Afghanistan and its implications for international peace and security 120


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PART II- RESOLUTIONS RELATING TO DISARMAMENT AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY (FIRST COMMITTEE) MATTERS

52/30Compliance with arms limitation and disarmament and non-proliferation agreements
52/31 Verification in all its aspects, including the role of the United Nations in the field of verification
52/32 Objective information on military matters, including transparency of military expenditures
52/33 The role of science and technology in the context of international security and disarmament
52/34Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the region of the Middle East
52/35 Establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in South Asia
52/36 Conclusion of effective international arrangements to assure non-nuclear-weapon States against the use of threat of nuclear weapons
52/37 Prevention of an arms race in outer space
52/38 General and complete disarmament
52/39 Review and implementation of the Concluding Document of the Twelfth Special Session of the General Assembly
52/40 Review of the Implementation of the Recommendation and Decisions Adopted by the General Assembly at its Tenth Special Session
52/41 The risk of nuclear proliferation in the Middle East
52/42 Convention on Prohibitions or Restrictions on the Use of Certain Conventional Weapons Which May Be Deemed to Be Excessively Injurious or to Have Indiscriminate Effects
52/43 Strengthening of security and cooperation in the Mediterranean region
52/44 Implementation of the Declaration of the Indian Ocean as a Zone of Peace
52/45 Consolidation of the regime established by the Treaty for the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons in Latin America and the Caribbean (Treaty of Tlatelolco
52/46 African Nuclear-Weapon-Free Zone Treaty
52/47 Convention on the Prohibition of the Development, Production and Stockpiling of Bacteriological (Biological) and Toxin Weapons and on Their Destruction
52/48 Development of good-neighbourly relations among Balkan States


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PART III - RESOLUTIONS RELATING TO ECONOMIC AND FINANCIAL (SECOND COMMITTEE) MATTERS

52/179 Global partnership for development: high-level international intergovernmental consideration on financing for development
52/180 Global financial flows and their impact on the developing countries
52/181 Unilateral economic measures as a means of political and economic coercion against developing countries
52/182 International Trade and Development
52/183 Specific actions related to the particular needs and problems of landlocked developing countries
52/184 Science and technology for development
52/185 Enhancing international cooperation towards a durable solution to the external debt problem of developing countries
52/186 Renewal of the dialogue on strengthening international economic cooperation for development through partnership
52/187 Implementation of the Programme of Action for the Least Developed Countries for the 1990s
52/188 Population and Development
52/189 International migration and development
52/190 Implementation of the outcome of the United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat II)
52/191 Global Strategy for Shelter to the Year 2000
52/192 Follow-up to the United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat II) and the future role of the Commission on Human Settlements
52/193 First United Nations Decade for the Eradication of Poverty
52/194 Role of microcredit in the eradication of poverty
52/195 Women in development
52/196 Developing human resources for development
52/197 Cultural development
52/198 Implementation of the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification in Those Countries Experiencing Serious Drought and/or Desertification, Particularly in Africa
52/199 Protection of global climate for present and future generations of mankind
52/200 International cooperation to reduce the impact of the El Niño phenomenon
52/201 Convention on Biological Diversity
52/202 Implementation of the outcome of the Global Conference on the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing States
52/203 Operational activities for development of the United Nations
52/204 Cooperation between the United Nations and the Southern African Development Community
52/205 Economic and technical cooperation among developing countries
52/206 United Nations Institute for Training and Research
52/207 Permanent sovereignty of the Palestinian people in the occupied Palestinian territory, including Jerusalem, and of the Arab population of the occupied Syrian Golan over their natural resources
52/208 Industrial development cooperation: Second Industrial Development Decade for Africa
52/210 Report of the Committee on Development Planning


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PART IV - RESOLUTIONS RELATING TO SOCIAL, HUMANITARIAN AND CULTURAL (THIRD COMMITTEE) MATTERS

52/80International Year of Older Persons: towards a society for all ages
52/81 Follow-up to the International Year of the Family
52/82 Implementation of the World Programme of Action concerning Disabled Persons: towards a society for all in the twenty-first century
52/83 Policies and programmes involving youth
52/84 Education for all
52/85 Follow-up to the Naples Political Declaration and Global Action Plan against Organized Transnational Crime
52/86 Crime prevention and criminal justice measures to eliminate violence against Women
52/87 International cooperation against corruption and bribery in international commercial transactions
52/88 International cooperation in criminal matters
52/89 United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders
52/90 Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, particularly its technical cooperation capacity
52/91 Preparations for the Tenth United Nations Congress on the Prevention Crime and the Treatment of Offenders
52/92 International action to combat drug abuse and illicit production and trafficking
52/93 Improvement of the situation of women in rural areas
52/94 United Nations Development Fund for Women
52/95 International Research and Training Institute for the Advancement of Women
52/96 Improvement of the status of women in the Secretariat
52/97 Violence against women migrant workers
52/98 Traffic in women and girls
52/99 Traditional or customary practices affecting the health of women and girls
52/100 Follow-up to the Fourth World Conference on Women and full implementation of the Beijing Declaration and Platform for Action
52/101 Assistance to refugees, returnees and displaced persons in Africa
52/102 Follow-up to the Regional Conference to Address the Problems of Refugees, Displaced Persons, Other Forms of Involuntary Displacement and Returnees in the Countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States and Relevant Neighbouring States
52/103 Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
52/104 Continuation of the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
52/105 Assistance to unaccompanied refugee minors
52/106 The girl child
52/107 The rights of the child
52/108 International Decade of the World's Indigenous People
52/109 Measures to combat contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
52/110 Report of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
52/111 Third Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination and the convening of a world conference on racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance
52/112 Use of mercenaries as a means of violating human rights and impeding the exercise of the rights of peoples to self-determination
52/113 Universal realization of the right of peoples to self-determination
52/114 The right of the Palestinian people to self-determination
52/115 International Convention on the Protection of the Rights of All Migrant Workers and Members of Their Families
52/116 International Covenants on Human Rights
52/117 Fiftieth anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
52/118 Effective implementation of international instruments on human rights, including reporting obligations under international instruments on human rights
52/119 Respect for the principles of national sovereignty and non-interference in the internal affairs of States in their electoral processes
52/120 Human rights and unilateral coercive measures
52/121 Respect for the right to universal freedom of travel and the vital importance of family reunification
52/122 Elimination of all forms of religious intolerance
52/123 Effective promotion of the Declaration on the Rights of Persons Belonging to National or Ethnic, Religious and Linguistic Minorities
52/124 Human rights in the administration of justice
52/125 Strengthening of the rule of law
52/126 Protection of United Nations personnel
52/127 United Nations Decade for Human Rights Education, 1995-2004, and public information activities in the field of human rights
52/128 National institutions for the promotion and protection of human rights
52/129 Strengthening the role of the United Nations in enhancing the effectiveness of the principle of periodic and genuine elections and the promotion of democratization
52/130 Protection of and assistance to internally displaced persons
52/131 Strengthening of United Nations action in the field of human rights through the promotion of international cooperation and the importance of non-selectivity, impartiality and objectivity
52/132 Human rights and mass exoduses
52/133 Human rights and terrorism
52/134 Enhancement of international cooperation in the field of human rights
52/135 Situation of human rights in Cambodia
52/136 Right to development
52/137 Situation of human rights in Myanmar
52/138 Human rights in Haiti
52/139 Situation of human rights in Kosovo
52/140 Situation of human rights in the Sudan
52/141 Situation of human rights in Iraq
52/142 Situation of human rights in the Islamic Republic of Iran
52/143 Situation of human rights in Cuba
52/144 Situation of human rights in Nigeria
52/145 Situation of human rights in Afghanistan
52/146 Situation of human rights in Rwanda
52/147 Situation of human rights in the Republic of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Republic of Croatia and the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia (Serbia and Montenegro)
52/148 Comprehensive implementation and follow-up to the Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action


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PART V - RESOLUTIONS RELATING TO SPECIAL POLITICAL AND DECOLONIZATION (FOURTH COMMITTEE) MATTERS

52/55 Effects of Atomic Radiation
52/56 International cooperation in the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
52/57 Assistance to Palestine Refugees
52/58 Working Group on the Financing of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East
52/59 Persons displaced as a result of the June 1967 and subsequent hostilities
52/60 Offers by Member States of grants and scholarships for higher education, including vocational training, for Palestine Refugees
52/61 Operations of the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East
52/62 Palestine refugees' properties and their revenues
52/63University of Jerusalem "Al-Quds" for Palestine Refugees
52/64 Works of the Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices Affecting the Human Rights of the Palestinian People and Other Arabs of the Occupied Territories
52/65 Applicability of the Geneva Convention relative to the Protection of Civilian Persons in Time of War, of 12 August 1949, to the occupied Palestinian territory, including Jerusalem, and the other occupied Arab territories
52/66 Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territory, including Jerusalem, and the occupied Syrian Golan
52/67 Israeli practices affecting the human rights of the Palestinian people in the occupied Palestinian territory, including Jerusalem
52/68 The occupied Syrian Golan
52/69 Comprehensive review of the whole question of peacekeeping operations in all their aspects
52/70 Questions relating to information
52/71 Information from Non-Self-Governing Territories transmitted under Article 73 e of the Charter of the United Nations
52/72 Economic and other activities which affect the interests of the peoples of the Non-Self Governing Territories
52/73 Implementation of the Declaration on the Granting of Independence to Colonial countries and Peoples by the specialized agencies and the international institutions associated with the United Nations
52/74 Offers by Member States of study and training facilities for inhabitants of Non-Self-Governing Territories
52/75 Question of Western Sahara
52/76 Question of New Caledonia
52/77 Questions of American Samoa, Anguilla, Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Guam, Montserrat, Pitcaine, St. Helena, Tokelau, the Turks and Caicos Islands and the United States Virgin Islands


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PART VI - RESOLUTIONS RELATING TO ADMINISTRATIVE AND BUDGETARY (FIFTH COMMITTEE) MATTERS

52/1 Financing of the United Nations peacekeeping operations
52/8 Financing of the United Nations Angola Verification Mission, Financing of the United Nations Observer Mission in Angola
52/177 Death and disability benefits
52/212 Financial reports and audited financial statements, and reports of the Board of Auditors
52/213 Programme budget for the biennium 1996-1997
52/214 Pattern of Conferences
52/215 Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations
52/216 United Nations common system: report of the International Civil Service Commission
52/217 Financing of the International Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991
52/218 Financing of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Genocide and Other Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of Rwanda and Rwandan Citizens Responsible for Genocide and Other Such Violations Committed in the Territory of Neighbouring States between 1 January and 31 December 1994
52/219 Human resources management
52/220 Questions relating to the proposed programme budget for the biennium 1998-1999
52/221 Programme budget for the biennium 1998-1999
52/222 Special subjects relating to the proposed programme budget for the biennium 1998-1999
52/223 Unforeseen and extraordinary expenses for the biennium 1998-1999
52/224 Working Capital Fund for the biennium 1998-1999


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PART VII - RESOLUTIONS RELATING TO LEGAL (SIXTH COMMITTEE) MATTERS

52/151 Convention on jurisdictional immunities of States and their property
52/152 United Nations Programme of Assistance in the Teaching, Study, Dissemination and Wider Appreciation of International Law
52/153 United Nations Decade of International law
52/154 Action to be taken dedicated to the 1999 centennial of t he first International Peace Conference and to the closing of the United Nations Decade of International Law
52/155 Draft guiding principles for international negotiations
52/156 Report of the International Law Commission on the work of its forty-ninth session
52/157 Report of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law on the work of its thirtieth session
52/158 Model Law on Cross-Border Insolvency of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law
52/159 Report of the Committee on Relations with the Host Country
52/160 Establishment of an International Criminal Court
52/161 Report of the Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization
52/162 Implementation of the provisions of the Charter of the United Nations related to assistance to third States affected by the application of sanctions
52/163 Amendment to rule 103 of the rules of procedure of the General Assembly
52/164 International Convention for the Suppression of Terrorist Bombings
52/165 Measures to eliminate international terrorism
52/166 Amendment to article 13 of the statute of the United Nations Administrative Tribunal


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