Schedule of plenary meetings



 

Tuesday, 14 September p.m

1. Opening of the session by the President of the General Assembly [1]

2. Minute of silent prayer or meditation [2]

3. Appointment of the members of the Credentials Comittee [3a)]

4. Organization of work of the fifty-ninth regular session of the General Assembly : letter from the Chairman of the Committee on Conference.

Friday, 17 September a.m

Organization of work, adoption of the agenda [8] and allocation of items : fisrt report of the General Committee.

Tuesday, 21 September, to Thursday, 30 September

1.Report of the Secretary-General on the work of the Organization: presentation by the Secretary-General of his annual report.

2.General debate [9] 

Monday, 4 October, to Tuesday, 5 October a.m.

Revitalization of the work of the General Assembly [52];

Strengthening of the United Nations system [54]: joint debate.

Thursday, 7 October, to Friday, 8 October a.m.

Report of the Secretary-General on the work of the Organization [10]

Monday, 11 October, to Wednesday, 13 October

1. Scale of the assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations : report of the Fifth Committee [113]

2. Notification by the Secretary-General under Article 12, paragraph 2, of the Charter of the United Nations [7]

3. Report of the Security Council [11]; Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and related matters [53]: joint debate

Thursday, 14 October

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields [45]: commemoration of the tenth anniversary of the International Conference on Population and Development

Friday, 15 October a.m.

1.Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items: third report of the General Committee [8]

2.Election of five non-permanent members of the Security Council [15 (a)]

Monday, 18 October, to Tuesday, 19 October

New Partnership for Africa's Development: progress in implementation and international support [38 (a) and (b)]; 2001-2010: Decade to Roll Back Malaria in Developing Countries, Particularly in Africa [46]: joint debate

Wednesday, 20 October a.m.

Review of the implementation of the recommendation of the Third United Nations Conference on the Exploration and Peaceful Uses of Outer Space [23]

Thursday, 21 October, to Friday, 22 October a.m

Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and other organizations [56 (a) to (s)]: joint debate.

Tuesday, 26 October, to Wednesday, 27 October

1. Report of the Economic and Social Council [12]; The role of the United Nations in promoting a new global human order [41]: joint debate

2. Culture of peace [35]; Sport for peace and development: International Year of Sport and Physical Education [47]: joint debate

3.Scale of assessments for the apportionment of expenses of the United Nations [113]

4. Follow-up to the outcome of the special session on children [40]

Thursday, 28 October a.m.

Necessity of ending the economic, commercial and financial embargo imposed by the United States of America against Cuba [28]

Thursday, 28 October p.m. to Friday, 29 October a.m

Election of eighteen members of the Economic and Social Council [15 (b)]

Monday, 1 November

1. Report of the International Atomic Energy Agency [14]

2. The situation in Central America: progress in fashioning a region of peace, freedom, democracy and development [26]

3. Elimination of unilateral extraterritorial coercive economic measures as a means of political and economic compulsion [48]

Thursday, 4 November a.m.

Report of the International Court of Justice [13]

Monday, 8 November a.m.

1. Election of seven members of the Committee for Programme and Coordination [16]

2. Appointment of members of the Committee on Conferences [17 (g)]

3. Appointment of members of the Joint Inspection Unit [17 (h)]

4. Implementation of the resolutions of the United Nations [25]

Thursday, 11 November

Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance [39 (a) and (c)]: joint debate.

Monday, 15 November a.m.

Report 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 [50]; Report 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 [51]: joint debate

Tuesday, 16 November to Wednesday, 17 November a.m.

Oceans and the law of the sea [49 (a) and (b)]: joint debate

Thursday, 18 November to Friday, 19 November

1. Election of judges 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 [18]

2. Declaration by the United Nations of 8 and 9 May as days of remembrance and reconciliation [158]

Monday, 22 November

1. Declaration by the United Nations of 8 and 9 May as days of remembrance and reconciliation [158]

2.Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields [45]; Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit [55]: joint debate

Tuesday, 23 November a.m.

1. The situation in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan : draft resolution [163]

2. Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields [45]; Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit [55]: joint debate

Monday, 29 November p.m. to Wednesday, 1 December a.m.

1.Question of Palestine [37]

2.The situation in the Middle East [36]

Thursday, 2 December p.m.

1. Reports of the Sixth Committee.

2. Andean Zone of Peace [161]

3.Report of the Economic and Social Council [12]

4. Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance : assistance to the Palestinian people [39 (c)]

5. Follow-up to the outcome of the Millenium Summit [55]

Friday, 3 December a.m

Reports of the First Committee

Monday, 6 December a.m.

Social development, including questions relating to the world social situation and to youth, ageing, disabled persons and the family [94]: one plenary meeting to observe the tenth anniversary of the International Year of the Family

Wednesday, 8 December a.m.

Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: note by the Secretary-General transmitting the report of the High-level Panel on Threats, Challenge and change [55]

Wednesday, 8 December p.m.

1.Reports of the Fifth Committee

2.The situation in Afghanistan and its implications for international peace and security [27]; Emergency international assistance for peace, normalcy and reconstruction of war-stricken Afghanistan [39 (d)]: joint debate

Friday, 10 December a.m.

Human rights questions [105]: United Nations Decade for Human Rights Education, 1995-2004

Friday, 10 December p.m.

Reports of the Fourth Committee

Wednesday, 15 December p.m.

1. Cooperation between the United Nations and the Southern African Development Community

2. Culture of peace

3. Stengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations

4.The role of diamonds in fuelling conflict

Friday, 17 December

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields; follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit [45 and 55]

Monday, 20 December p.m.

1. Report of the Third Committee

2. Report of the Credentials Committee

3. Report of the Economic and Social Council

4. Strengthening of the coordination of humanitairan and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special assistance [39]

5.Cooperation between the United Nations and the African Union [56(a)]

Wednesday, 22 December a.m.

Report of the Second Committee

Thursday, 23 December p.m.

1. New Partnership for Africa's Develpment : progress in implementation and international support [38]

2. The role of the United Nations in promoting a new global human order [41]

3. 2001-2010 : Decade to Roll Back Malaria in Developing Countires, Particularly in Africa [46]

4. Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and other organizations [56]

5. Report of the First Committee

6. Report of the Fourth Committee

7. Reports of the Third Committee

8. Report of the Sixth Committee

9. Reports of the Fifth Committee

Tuesday, 18 January , to Wednesday, 19 January 2005 a.m

Strengthening of the coordiantion of humanitarian and disaster relief assistance of the United Nations, including special economic assistance [39]

Thursday, 20 January a.m

1. Election of judges of the International Tribunal for Prosecution of Persons Responsible for Serious Violations of International Humanitarian Law Committed in the Territory of the Former Yugoslavia since 1991 [18]

2. Follow-up to the outcome of the twenty-sixth special session : implementation of the Declaration of commitment on HIV/AIDS [43]

Tuesday, 15 February 2005

1. Election of a member of the International Court of Justice [15(c)]

2. Appointment of members of the Joint inspection Unit [17(h]

3. Cooperation between the United Nations and the Economic Community of Central African States  [56(g)


Tuesday, 08 March 2005

Report of the Sixth Committee [150]

Monday, 21 March 2005

Integrated and coordinated implementation of follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields; Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: report of the Secretary-General [45 and 55]

Wednesday, 06 April to Friday, 08 April 2005

Integrated and coordinated implementation of follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields; Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: report of the Secretary-General [45 and 55]

Wednesday, 13 April 2005

1. Report of the Fifth Committee

2. Measures to eliminate international terrorism [148]

Friday, 15 April 2005

Integrated and coordinated implementation of follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields; Follow-up to the outcome of the Millennium Summit: report of the Secretary-General [45 and 55]

Thursday, 21 April 2005

Report of the Fifth Committee [154]

Thursday, 28 April 2005

Appointments to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs and other appointments: appointments of a member of the Joint Inspection Unit [17(h)]

Thursday, 05 May 2005

1. Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items [8]

2. Appointment of the Under-Secretary-General for Internal Oversight Services [17(i)]

Monday, 09 May 2005

Declaration by the United Nations of 8 and 9 May as days of remembrance and reconciliation: commemoration of the sixtieth anniversary of the end of the Second World War [158]

Wednesday, 11 May 2005

Confirmation of the appointment of the Secretary-General of the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development [17(j)]

Thursday, 02 June 2005

Follow-up to the outcome of the twenty-sixth special session: implementation of the Declaration of Commitment on HIV / AIDS [43]

Monday, 06 June 2005

1.Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations [113]

2. Organization of work,adoption of the agenda and allocation of items [8]

3. Appointments to fill vacancies in subsidiary organs and other appointments [17 (6)]

Monday, 13 June 2005

Election of the President of the Genrq Assembly [4]

Wednesday, 22 June 2005

1. Report of the Fifth Committe

2. Multilingualism

Thursday, 23 June 2005

Integrated and coordinated implementation of and follow-up to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic, social and related fields [45] ; follow-up to the outcome of the Millenium Summit [55].

Monday, 27 June to Tuesday, 28 June 2005

Follow-up and implementation of the outcome of the International Conference on Financing for Development [84]

Monday, 11 July to Tuesday, 12 July 2005

Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations [113]

Thursday, 14 July 2005

1. Cooperation between the United Nations and regional and other organizations: Cooperation between the United Nations ans the Economic Community of Central African States [56(g]

2.Sustainable development : Further implementation of the Programme of Action for the Sustainable Development of Small Island Developing State [85(b]

3. Human rights questions

4.Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations [113]

Monday, 18 July 2005

1.Scale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations [113]

2.Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and related matters [53]

Wednesday, 24 August 2005

1. Appointment of members of the Joint Inspection Unit [17(h)]

2. Election of judges 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: election of 27 ad litem judges.[18]

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