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A Global Agenda: Issues Before the 49th General Assembly of the United Nations

John Tessitore

A Global Agenda: Issues Before the 49th General Assembly of the United Nations

An Annual Publication of the United Nations Association of the Unit (Global Agenda)

by John Tessitore

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Published by United Nations Association of the United Stat .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Nonfiction,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • United Nations & UN agencies,
  • c 1990 to c 2000,
  • Nonfiction - General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsSusan Woolfson (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8679626M
    ISBN 101880632225
    ISBN 109781880632222

    For some years, the United Nations General Assembly has adopted a resolution with recom- mendations concerning ocean issues (e.g., Law of the Sea of , 49th General Assembly, A/RES/49/28; Oceans and Law of the Sea of , 53rd General Assembly, A/RES/53/32; Oceans and Law of the Sea of , 57th General Assembly, A/RES/57/). This time, Earth Day went global, mobilizing million people in countries and lifting environmental issues onto the world stage. Earth Day gave a huge boost to recycling efforts worldwide and helped pave the way for the United Nations Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro. United Nations Secretary-General-Designate António Guterres, Deputy Secretary-General-Designate Amina Mohammed, and members of the Secretary-General’s Transition Team met with civil society leaders in an event co-hosted by the International Peace Institute (IPI) and the United Nations Foundation at IPI on Decem The minute. (ii) Requests the Open-ended Working Group to submit a report on the progress of its work to the General Assembly before the end of its 48th session; (iii) Decides to include in the provisional agenda of its 49th session the item entitled "Question of equitable representation on and increase in the membership of the Security Council and related.


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