TitleAssistance to the drought-stricken areas of Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, the Sudan and Uganda : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Notes with satisfaction the decision taken by the Governments of Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, the Sudan and Uganda to meet in Djibouti at the level of Head of State to endorse the agreement on the establishment of an Intergovernmental Authority on Drought and Development and to adopt a regional plan of action for the implementation of medium-term and long-term recovery and rehabilitation programmes of the States members of the Intergovernmental Authority; requests the Administrator of UNDP to make the necessary arrangements to render operational, as soon as possible, the unit within the UN Sudano-Sahelian Office entrusted with the responsibility of assisting the countries members of the Intergovernmental Authority; appeals to all Governments, organizations of the UN System and other intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations to contribute generously in order to provide the resources necessary for funding the operational costs of the Unit and for the implementation of the projects and programmes in the countries members of the Intergovernmental Authority.
Adopted at the 120th plenary meeting, 17 Dec. 1985. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 40th session, 17 September-18 December 1985, 28 April-9 May and 20 June 1986. - A/40/53. - 1986. - p. 178-179. - (GAOR, 40th sess., Suppl. no. 53).