94/6.  United Nations joint and co-sponsored programme on HIV/AIDS

 

 

The Executive Board

 

1.       Encourages the United Nations Development Programme to continue to participate actively in the ongoing negotiations among the secretariats of the United Nations Children's Fund, the United Nations Development Programme, the United Nations Population Fund, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, the World Health Organization and the World Bank to establish with urgency a United Nations joint and co-sponsored programme on HIV/AIDS and to ensure that a proposal is put before the Economic and Social Council at its substantive session of 1994;

 

2.       Supports participation of the United Nations Development Programme in the new United Nations joint and co-sponsored programme on HIV/AIDS;

 

3.       Reaffirms that country coordination of the joint and co-sponsored programme should be undertaken within the framework of General Assembly resolution 47/199 of 22 December 1992 and of Economic and Social Council resolution 1993/7 of 22 July 1993;

 

4.       Authorizes the Administrator to recruit the 22 National Officers as per decision 93/35 of 18 June 1993, taking into consideration the future need to adjust the terms of reference for the 22 positions to make them compatible with the United Nations joint and co-sponsored programme on HIV/AIDS;

 

5.       Requests the Administrator to report on the activities of these 22 National Professional Officers to the Executive Board at its second regular session 1995;

 

6.       Requests the Administrator to transmit the present decision to the other co-sponsoring organizations as well as to the Economic and Social Council.

 

                    10 May 1994