TitleHumanitarian assistance to Iraqi refugees and displaced persons.
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Welcomes with appreciation the initiatives of the Secretary-General in alleviating the human suffering of Iraqi refugees and displaced persons, including the designation of an Executive Delegate for the UN Humanitarian Programme for Iraq, Kuwait and the Iraq/Iran and Iraq/Turkey Border Areas; appeals to all States, appropriate organs and organizations of the UN system, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations and the international financial institutions to provide the necessary resources for responding to the enormous needs of Iraqi refugees and displaced persons and recognizes the need to improve further the coordination between host countries, the humanitarian agencies of the UN system and non-governmental organizations; calls upon States concerned and the UN system to facilitate the safe and honourable return of Iraqi refugees and displaced persons to their homes.
Adopted at the 12th plenary meeting, 30 May 1991. In: Resolutions and decisions of the Economic and Social Council, organizational session for 1991, New York, 30 January and 5 and 7 February 1991; resumed organizational session for 1991, New York, 25 March 1991; first regular session of 1991, New York, 13-31 May 1991; resumed first regular session of 1991, New York, 17-21 June 1991 - E/1991/91 - p. 10 - (ESCOR, 1991, Suppl. no. 1).