98/25. Overview of decisions adopted by the Executive Board at its third regular session 1998, 14-16 September and 21-22 September 1998
ITEM 8: UNFPA: RESOURCE MOBILIZATION
Adopted decision 98/23 of 23 September 1998 on the funding strategy for UNFPA;
ITEM 9: UNFPA: FINANCIAL, BUDGETARY AND ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS
Took note of the report on the UNFPA annual financial review 1997 (DP/FPA/1998/9);
Adopted decision 98/21 of 16 September 1998 on the revision of UNFPA Financial Regulations;
Took note of the report of the Advisory Committee on Administrative and Budgetary Questions on the revision of financial regulations of UNFPA and the review of multi-bilateral trust-fund arrangements of UNFPA (DP/FPA/1998/14);
Adopted decision 98/22 of 22 September 1998 on UNFPA multi-bilateral trust-fund arrangements;
Took note of the progress report on the implementation of the UNFPA 1998-1999 biennial support budget (DP/FPA/1998/12);
Took note of the progress report on UNFPA support to Partners in Population and Development (DP/FPA/1998/13) and approved the continuing working relationship between UNFPA and the Partners in Population and Development as contained in the report.
Approved the extensions of the following country programmes:
Extension of Assistance to the Government of
Pakistan (DP/FPA/PAK/5/EXT 1);
Took note of the oral report on the UNFPA Global Initiative on Contraceptive Requirements and Logistics Management Needs in Developing Countries, including the private sector initiative.
Took note of the report on the first meeting of the WHO/UNICEF/UNFPA Coordinating Committee on Health (DP/FPA/1998/CRP.4) and the comments thereon, and endorsed the Committee's terms of reference as contained in the report.
ITEM 13: SECTOR-WIDE APPROACHES
Decided to postpone consideration of the report on UNFPA and sector-wide approaches (DP/FPA/1998/CRP.5) to the second regular session 1999 of the Executive Board;
ITEM 14: OTHER MATTERS
Decided to postpone the review of the reports on the field visits to Bangladesh, Tunisia and Lebanon, and South Africa (DP/1998/CRP.13; DP/1998/CRP.14; and DP/1998/CRp.15) to the first regular session 1999.
23 September 1998