The Executive Board
1. Takes note of the annual financial review, 2004 (DP/FPA/2005/15);
2. Recognizes the significance of increasing and achieving stability and predictability in contributions to regular resources;
3. Also recognizes that timeliness in the payment of contributions is essential to maintaining liquidity and facilitating continuous programme implementation;
4. Further recognizes that more balanced burden-sharing is essential to the long-term financial sustainability of UNFPA.
8 September 2005