Bookmarks tagged with Other UN Entities

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United Nations Postal Administration (UNPA) 23.02.2017
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United Nations Mine Action Service 23.02.2017
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United Nations Geographic Information Working Group (UNGIWG) 23.02.2017
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United Nations Office for Partnerships (UNOP) 23.02.2017
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United Nations Evaluation Group (UNEG) 23.02.2017
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United Nations Compensation Commission (UNCC) 23.02.2017
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United Nations Common Supplier Database (UNCSD) 23.02.2017
Direct access: United Nations Common Supplier Database (UNCSD)
United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) 23.02.2017
Direct access: United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL)
Office for Outer Space Affairs (OOSA) 23.02.2017
Direct access: Office for Outer Space Affairs (OOSA)
International Seabed Authority (ISA) 23.02.2017
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United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD) 15.06.2016

United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification

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Agencies tagged with Other UN Entities

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United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 25.10.2018

In 1992, countries joined an international treaty, the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, to cooperatively consider what they could do to limit average global temperature increases and the resulting climate change, and to cope with whatever impacts were, by then, inevitable.

Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights 18.10.2016

GA res. 48/141 (1993) established the post of High Commissioner for Human Rights to promote and protect the effective enjoyment by all people of all civil, cultural, economic, political and social rights, including the right to development. It further held that the High Commissioner should function as the UN official with principal responsibility for global human rights efforts. The High Commissioner acts under the direction and authority of the Secretary-General. GA res. 48/141 (1993) lists the activities that comprise the High Commissioner's mandate.

United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction 18.10.2016

UNISDR was created in December 1999 in response to a need for mainstreaming disaster risk reduction within the UN's. development and other work areas. It serves as the UN system focal point for coordination of disaster reduction, and ensures synergies among UN system and regional organisations in disaster reduction activities, and socio-economic and humanitarian activity fields (GA res, 56/195 (2001)).

Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS 14.08.2019

The Joint UN Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) brings together the efforts and resources of 10 UN system organizations to help prevent new HIV infections, care for people living with HIV and mitigate the impact of the epidemic. UNAIDS helps mount and support an expanded response to the AIDS virus, one that engages the efforts of many sectors and partners from government and civil society.

United Nations International Computing Centre 12.12.2018

The International Computing Centre (ICC) was established in 1971 by a Memorandum of Agreement among the United Nations (UN), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the World Health Organization (WHO), pursuant to resolution 2741 (XXV) of the United Nations General Assembly. It was created as an inter-organization facility to provide electronic data processing services for themselves and other Users.