97/29.  Overview of decisions adopted by the Executive Board at its third regular session 1997

The Executive Board

Recalls that during the third regular session 1997 it:

ITEM 7:  UNFPA:  FINANCIAL, BUDGETARY AND ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS

Adopted decision 97/26 of 19 September 1997 on UNFPA estimates for the biennial support budget for 1998-1999 (DP/FPA/1997/14);

Took note of the report on evaluation of UNFPA staff training activities (DP/FPA/1997/11) and requested the Executive Director to make an oral presentation to the Executive Board on the implementation of the recommendations of the evaluation at the second regular session 1998;

Took note of the report on UNFPA annual financial review 1996 (DP/FPA/1997/13);

Adopted decision 97/27 of 19 September 1997 on the UNFPA technical support services system (DP/FPA/1997/16);

ITEM 8:  UNFPA:  RESOURCE MOBILIZATION

Decided to continue consideration of item 8 on UNFPA resource mobilization at its second regular session 1998;

ITEM 9: UNFPA:  COUNTRY PROGRAMMES AND RELATED MATTERS

Decided to defer consideration of the UNFPA country programmes originally scheduled for the third regular session 1997 (Algeria, China, Egypt, Nicaragua, Paraguay and the Pacific subregion) to the first regular session 1998;

ITEM 10:  OTHER MATTERS

Adopted decision 97/28 of 19 September 1997 on the terms of reference of the WHO/UNICEF/UNFPA Coordinating Committee on Health (DP/FPA/1997/17);

Confirmed the nominations of its representatives to the Coordinating Committee on Health;

Took note of the oral report on the activities undertaken in the Democratic Republic of the Congo;

Took note of the recommendations of UNFPA Advisory Committee on NGOs;

 

19 September 1997