Resolutions and Mandates

The mandates of the Division for Public Administration and Development Management are defined by resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly (GA) and the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) of the United Nations.

Resolutions and Decisions Adopted by the General Assembly and the Economic & Security Council
The following resolutions and decisions are of particular relevance to the area of public administration.  They include reference to reports by the Committee of Experts on Public Administration, the Commission on Science and Technology for Development, and World Summit on the Information Society.
A - General Assembly
E - Economic and Social Council

25 September 2015 - A/RES/70/1.
Transforming our world: the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
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14 September 2015 - A/RES/69/327
Promoting inclusive and accountable public services for sustainable development
Arabic |  Chinese |  English  |  French |  Russian  | Spanish

22 July 2015 - E/RES/2015/28.
Report of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration on its 14th session
Arabic |  Chinese |  English  |  French |  Russian  |Spanish

19 December 2014 - A/RES/69/228
Promoting and fostering the efficiency, accountability, effectiveness and transparency of public administration by strengthening supreme audit institutions
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian |Spanish

18 November 2014 - EE/RES/2014/38.
Report of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration on its 13th session
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24 July 2013 - E/RES/2013/23
Resolution included in the Report of the 12th Session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration
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21 December 2012 - A/RES/67/218
Promoting transparency, participation and accountability in fiscal policies
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian |Spanish 

27 July 2012 - E/RES/2012/28
Resolution included in the Report of the 11th Session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration
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22 December 2011 - A/RES/66/223
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian |Spanish  

27 July 2011 - E/2011/22
Resolution included in the Report of the 10th Session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian |Spanish

26 April 2011 - E/2011/2
Resolution included in the Report of the 9th Session of the Committee of Experts on Public Administration
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21 Dec 2009 - A/RES/64/218
Human resources development
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29 July 2009 - E/2009/INF/2/Add.1
Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its substantive session of 2009  
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25 July 2008 - E/2008/32 
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19 December 2007 - A/RES/62/207
Resolution adopted by the General Assembly [on the report of the Second Committee (A/62/423/Add.3)] 
62/207. Human resources development  
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4 Oct 2007 - E/2007/38
Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its resumed substantive session of 2007  
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28 Jul 2006 - E/2006/47 
Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its substantive session of 2006
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30 November 2005 - A/RES/60/34
Public administration and development  
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21 Oct 2005 - E/RES/2005/55
Resolution and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its resumed substantive session of 2005  
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31 Mar 2005 - E/RES/2005/3
Public administration and development  
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2 December 2004 - A/RES/59/55
Public administration and development  
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish

23 July 2004 - E/DEC/2004/302
Public administration and development  
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish

23 December 2003 - A/RES/58/231
Public administration and development 
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25 Jul 2003 - E/RES/2003/60
Public administration and development  
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish 

23 Jun 2003 - A/RES/57/270 B 
Integrated and coordinated implementation of and followup to the outcomes of the major United Nations conferences and summits in the economic and social fields
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20 December 2002 - A/RES/57/277
Public administration and development  
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish 

19 Dec 2002 - E/RES/2002/40
Public administration and development  
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish 

20 Dec 2002 - E/DEC/2002/201B 
Appointment of the Committee Experts on Public Administration

21 Dec 2001 - A/RES/56/213 
Public administration and development
Arabic Chinese | EnglishFrench | RussianSpanish 

20 Dec 2001 - E/RES/2001/45 
Restructuring and revitalization of the Group of Experts on the United Nations Programme in Public Administration and Finance

27 Jul 2000 - E/2000/231
Recommendations made by the Group of Experts on the United Nations Programme in Public Administration and Finance at its fifteenth meeting

15 Dec 1998 - A/RES/53/201
Public administration and development  
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish 

19 April 1996 - A/RES/50/225
Public administration and development  
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish

20 Dec 1995 - A/RES/50/105 
Developing human resources for development

19 Dec 1994 - A/RES/49/136 
Public administration and development
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | RussianSpanish

6 Jun 1967 - E/RES/1199 ((XLII) 
Public administration and development
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23 Oct 1953 - A/RES/723 (VIII) 
Technical assistance in public administration

12 Jan 1952 - A/RES/518 (VI) 
Technical assistance activities under General Assembly resolutions 200 (III), 246 (III) and 418 (V)

4 Dec 1948 - A/RES/246 (III) 
International facilities for the promotion of training in public administration

22 July 2015 - E/RES/2015/26.
Assessment of the progress made
[Arabic |  Chinese |  English  |  French |  Russian  | Spanish]

16 July 2014 - E/RES/2014/27 
WSIS Assessment of the Progress Made 
[Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

22 July 2013 - E/RES/2013/9 - WSIS - Assessment of the Progress Made 
[Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

24 July 2012 - E/RES/2012/5
WSIS - Assessment of the Progress Made 
[Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

26 July 2011 - 2011/16 
WSIS - Assessment of the Progress Made 
[Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

19 July 2010 - E/2010/INF/2/Add.1 - 2010/2 
WSIS - Assessment of the Progress Made 
[Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

24 July 2009 - E/2009/INF/2/Add.1 - 2009/7 
WSIS - Assessment of the Progress Made 
[Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

11 Jun 2007 - A/62/89 - E/2007/76 
WSIS - Implementation and Follow-up of Outcomes 
[ArabicChinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

15 Jun 2006 - E/2006/85 
WSIS - Recommendations and Follow-up Process 
[ArabicChinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

16 Sep 2005 - A/RES/60/1 
2005 World Summit Outcome
[Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish]

22 December 2015 - A/RES/70/184.
Information and communications technologies for development
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16 December 2015 - A/70/125
Implementation of the outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

19 Dec 2014 - A/RES/69/204
Information and communication technologies for development
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

20 Dec 2013 - A/RES/68/198
Information and communication technologies for development
and other relevant resolutions for 2013
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

21 Dec 2012 - A/RES/67/195
Information and communication technologies for development
and other relevant resolutions for 2012
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

22 Dec 2011 - A/RES/66/184
Information and communication technologies for development
Report of the Second Committee - Agenda Item 16 (WSIS)
 ArabicChinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

20 Dec 2010 - A/RES/65/141
Information and communication technologies for development
Report of the Second Committee - Agenda Item 17 (IGF)
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21 Dec 2009 - A/RES/64/212
Science and technology for development
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian |Spanish

21 Dec 2009 - A/RES/64/187
Information and communication technologies for development
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

2 Dec 2009 - A/63/411
Information and communication technologies for development
Report of the Second Committee
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28 Oct 2009 - A/C.2/64/L.11
Building connectivity through the Trans-Eurasian Information Superhighway 
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28 Jan 2009 - A/RES/63/202
Information and communication technologies for development: resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
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19 Dec 2008 - A/RES/63/202
Information and communication technologies for development 
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31 Jan 2008 - A/RES/62/182
Information and communication technologies for development: resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
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17 Mar 2006 - A/RES/60/34
Public administration and development: resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
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18 Nov 2005 - Tunis Commitment - WSIS-05/TUNIS/DOC/7-E

15 Nov 2005 - Tunis Agenda for the Information Society - WSIS-05/TUNIS/DOC/6 (Rev. 1)-E

12 Dec 2003 - Declaration of Principles - Building the Information Society: a global challenge in the new MillenniumDocument - WSIS-03/GENEVA/DOC/4-E

7 Mar 2003 - A/RES/57/277
Public administration and development: resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
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4 Mar 2003 - A/RES/57/295
Information and communication technologies for development: resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
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4 Apr 2002 - A/RES/56/258
Meeting of the General Assembly devoted to information and communication technologies for development: resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
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29 Jan 2002 - A/RES/56/239
Information and communication technologies for development: resolution / adopted by the General Assembly
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18 December 2014 - A/RES/69/199 
Preventing and combating corrupt practices and the transfer of proceeds of corruption, facilitating asset recovery and returning such assets to legitimate owners, in particular to countries of origin, in accordance with the United Nations Convention against Corruption
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish 

28 Oct 2011 - Resolution 4/1 
Adopted by the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption - Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption
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31 Oct 2003 - A/RES/58/4
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - United Nations Convention against Corruption
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4 Dec 2000 - A/RES/55/61
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - An Effective International Legal Instrument against Corruption
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20 Dec 2000 - A/RES/55/188
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - Preventing and Combating Corrupt Practices and Illegal Transfer of Funds and Repatriation of Such Funds to the Countries of Origin
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish | German

22 Dec 1999 - A/RES/54/205
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - Prevention of Corrupt Practices and Illegal Transfer of Funds
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish | German

15 Dec 1998 - A/RES/53/176 
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - Action against Corruption and Bribery in International Commercial Transactions
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12 Dec 1997 - A/RES/52/87 
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - International Cooperation against Corruption and Bribery in International Commercial Transactions 
Arabic | Chinese | English | French | Russian | Spanish

16 Dec 1996 - A/RES/51/191 
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - International Cooperation against Corruption and Bribery in International Commercial Transactions 
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12 Dec 1996 - A/RES/51/59
Resolution Adopted by the General Assembly - Action against Corruption -Annex: United Nations International Code of Conduct for Public Officials 
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15 Aug 2000 - E/2000/INF/2/Add.2 
Recommendations made by the Ad Hoc Group of Experts on International Cooperation in Tax Matters at its ninth meeting