Annual Review of United Nations Affairs 2012/2013: Volumes I - VI

Hardcover | April 29, 2014

EditorJoachim Muller, Karl P. Sauvant

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The 2012-2013 EditionReleased in annual editions of 6 volumes, the Annual Review of United Nations Affairs is the only thorough annual survey of major developments at the United Nations. The 2012/2013 edition includes the full text of all General Assembly, Security Council, and ECOSOC resolutions from the 67th United Nations session (Sept. 2012 to Sept. 2013), along with other key UN documents, including selected reports from the Secretary-General to the Security Council andselected reports to ECOSOC.This edition also includes a Preface by the series editors as well as five introductory articles written by expert contributors. These introductions offer invaluable guidance on the activities of various United Nations bodies, including the General Assembly, the Security Council, the Economic andSocial Council, the International Court of Justice and Tribunals, and the Secretariat.The Annual Review of United Nations Affairs seriesSince the publication of its first edition in 1950, the Annual Review of United Nations Affairs has stood as the authoritative resource for scholars, students, and practitioners researching the latest developments at the United Nations. From introductory articles on particular topics, prepared byexperts on the relevant United Nations bodies, to the full-text presentation of reports and resolutions and the helpful subject index, ARUNA provides a comprehensive tour of each year's UN actions and debates. The expert selection of documents by Joachim Muller and Karl Sauvant and the topic-basedorganization of those documents make any researcher's task much easier than the vast searching and sorting required by the UN's website. The series' topic-based organization of the materials and subject index lend invaluable guidance to all researchers. Beginning with the 2010/2011 edition, detailedcommentaries on the various UN bodies by experts on the relevant topics were added to each annual edition, and the analysis provided in these commentaries has helped to make ARUNA a more complete resource for anyone engaged in research on the activities of the United Nations.ARUNA presents comprehensive documentation of the work of the UN on an annual basis, starting in September of each year with the beginning of the regular sessions of the General Assembly. Coverage of and commentary on the UN's key organs are provided, including the General Assembly, the SecurityCouncil, the Economic and Social Council, the International Court of Justice, and the UN Secretariat. In addition, selected reports of intergovernmental bodies and expert groups are included. ARUNA is an important reference source for policy-makers and academic researchers alike.

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The 2012-2013 EditionReleased in annual editions of 6 volumes, the Annual Review of United Nations Affairs is the only thorough annual survey of major developments at the United Nations. The 2012/2013 edition includes the full text of all General Assembly, Security Council, and ECOSOC resolutions from the 67th United Nations session (S...

Joachim Muller is the Director for Management and Finance at the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), Vienna. He was previously with the UN system for 30 years, as Director for Resource Management at the Word Meteorological Organization (WMO), Geneva, Controller at the World Intellectual Property Organization (...
Format:HardcoverDimensions:3102 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.98 inPublished:April 29, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Joachim Mller and Karl P. Sauvant: Preface: The Annual Review of United Nations 2012/2013Contributors and Co-editorsCalendar of Conferences and Meetings of the United Nations, 18 September 2012 to 16 September 2013List of Abbreviations1. General Assembly, Sixty-seventh SessionA. Commentary by John R. Mathiason: The General Assembly--The Rule of LawB. Documents1. Statement to the General Assembly by Mr. Vuk Jeremic, President of the General Assembly, following the opening of the sixty-seventh session, A/67/PV.1, 18 September 2012, pp. 1-42. Statement to the General Assembly by Mr. Vuk Jeremic, President of the General Assembly, on the closing of the sixty-seventh session, A/67/PV.99, 16 September 2013, pp. 11-143. Agenda of the sixty-seventh session of the General Assembly, A/67/251, 21 September 2012, and Add.1, 10 May 20134. Resolutions Adopted by the General Assembly at Its Sixty-seventh Session2. Security CouncilA. Commentary by Dr. Tapio Kanninen: The Security Council--Coping with Disagreements Among Major PowersB. Documents1. Report of the Security Council, 1 August 2012-31 July 2013, A/68/2 (Supplement No. 2), 20132. Resolutions Adopted by the Security Council3. Statements by the President of the Security Council4. Reports of the Secretary-General to the Security Councila. Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in Mali, S/2012/894, 28 November 2012b. Special Report of the Secretary-General on the Democratic Republic of the Congo and the Great Lakes region, S/2013/119, 27 February 2013c. Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force for the period from 1 April to 30 June 2013, S/2013/345, 12 June 2013d. Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in the Sahel region, S/2013/354, 14 June 2013e. Report of the Secretary-General on South Sudan, S/2013/366, 20 June 2013f. Thirty-second report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Operation in C"te d'Ivoire, S/2013/377, 26 June 2013g. Report of the Secretary-General on the implementation of Security Council resolution 1701 (2006), S/2013/381, 26 June 2013h. Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Organization Stabilization Mission in the Democratic Republic of Congo, S/2013/388, 28 June 2013i. Report of the Secretary-General on the African Union-United Nations Hybrid Operation in Darfur, S/2013/420, 12 July 2013j. Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in Abyei, S/2013/450, 29 July 2013k. Twenty-sixth progress report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL), S/2013/479, 12 August 2013l. Report of the Secretary-General on the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti, S/2023/493, 19 August 20133. Economic and Social CouncilA. Commentary by Tim Wall: ECOSOC--Pivoting to an Uncertain FutureB. Documents1. Report of the Economic and Social Council for 2013, A/68/3, 20 August 20132. Resolutions Adopted by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)3. Reports to the Economic and Social Councila. Note by the Secretary-General on the economic and social repercussions of the Israeli occupation on the living conditions of the Palestinian people in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, including East Jerusalem, and the Arab population in the occupied Syrian Golan, A/68/77-E/2013/13, 8 May 2013b. Report of the Secretary-General on the Ad Hoc Inter-Agency Task Force on Tobacco Control, E/2013/61, 6 May 2013c. Summary by the President of the Economic and Social Council of the special high-level meeting of the Council with the Bretton Woods institutions, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (New York, 22 April 2013), A/68/78-E/2013/66, 8 May 2013d. Report of the Secretary-General on the implementation of integrated, coherent and coordinated support to South Sudan by the United Nations system, E/2013/73, 10 May 2013e. Report of the Ad Hoc Advisory Group on Haiti, E/2013/90, 5 July 20134. International Court of JusticeA. Commentary by Professor Alexander K.A. Greenawalt: The International Court of Justice and International Criminal Tribunals--The Borders of States, and the Boundaries of the LawB. Documents1. Report of the International Court of Justice, 1 August 2012-31 July 2013, A/68/4 (Supplement No. 4), 20132. Report of the International Criminal Court for 2012/2013, A/68/314, 13 August 20133. Report of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, A/68/270-S/2013/460, 2 August 20134. Report of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, A/68/255-S/2013/463, 2 August 20135. Secretariat: Annual ReportsA. Commentary by Dr. Khalil A. Hamdani: The Secretariat--Advocate of Norms and ValuesB. Documents1. United Nations: Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization for 2012/2013, A/68/1 (Supplement No. 1), 20132. Annual Overview Report of the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination for 2012, E/2013/60, 3 May 20133. United Nations Children's Fund: Annual Report of the Executive Director for 2012, E/2013/6-E/ICEF/2013/3, 10 December 20124. United Nations Development Programme, United Nations Population Fund and United Nations Office for Project Services: Report of the Administrator of UNDP and of the Executive Directors of UNFPA and UNOPS for 2012, E/2013/5, 3 December 20125. United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights: Report of the High Commissioner for 2012/2013, A/68/36 (Supplement No. 36), 20136. United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees: Report of the High Commissioner for 2012/2013, A/68/12 (Supplement No. 12), 2013a. Covering the period 1 January 2012-30 June 2013 (Part I)b. Strategic Review pursuant to General Assembly Resolution 58/153 (Part II)7. United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East: Report of the Commissioner-General for 2012, A/68/13 (Supplement No. 13), 20138. World Food Programme: Annual Report of the Executive Director for 2012, E/2013/14, 22 February 2013Index