The Executive Board
1. Takes note of the reports of UNDP (DP/2005/11) and the update on that report (DP/2005/CRP.3); of UNFPA (DP/FPA/2005/1) and of the United Nations Office for Project Services (DP/2005/12) on the implementation of the recommendations of the Board of Auditors for the biennium 2002-2003;
2. Stresses the importance of adequate follow-up to the recommendations by the United Nations Board of Auditors, in particular in improving internal management control; and
3. Requests that future reports on the implementation of the recommendations of the Board of Auditors include an indication of priority of the recommendations and an expected time frame for their implementation.
28 January 2005