Reports to the Economic and Social Council

The Executive Board

1. Takes note of the reports of the UNDP Administrator (E/2004/4-DP/2004/12) and the UNFPA Executive Director (E/2004/5-DP/FPA/2004/2) to the Economic and Social Council, and requests the secretariat to transmit them to the Economic and Social Council, together with a summary of the discussion at this session;

2. Stresses the great importance that it attaches to the upcoming TCPR process and the special contribution of UNDP and UNFPA to attaining the Millennium Development Goals ¹, within their respective mandates;

3. Encourages UNDP and UNFPA to participate actively in supporting that process by, inter alia, sharing all relevant evaluative and other material in the United Nations Secretariat.

30 January 2004

* Internationally agreed development goals, including those contained in the Millennium Declaration.