96/6.  Documentation

 

The Executive Board

1.       Recalls the importance of strict observance of the resolutions and rules establishing language arrangements for the different bodies and organs of the United Nations, in particular General Assembly resolution 50/11;

2.       Requests the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme and the Executive Director of the United Nations Population Fund to establish a working group on document distribution issues, in collaboration with the Executive Director of the United Nations Children's Fund, with the participation of the departments concerned and in association with representatives of the linguistic groups;

3.       Requests the Administrator to submit a report to the Executive Board at its annual session 1996 on the status of this issue and to propose concrete solutions.

  19 January 1996