TitleWork of the Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods.
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Requests the Secretary-General: (a) to incorporate in the existing recommendations of the Committee of Experts on the Transport of Dangerous Goods all the new and amended recommendations approved by the Committee at its 16th session; (b) to publish the new and amended recommendations in all the official languages of the UN; (c) to circulate the new and amended recommendations immediately after their publication to the Governments of Member States, the specialized agencies, IAEA and other international organizations concerned and invites them to transmit to the Secretary-General their views on the Committee's work together with any comments they may wish to make on the amended recommendations; recommends that adequate funding be provided to support the work of the Committee as indicated in the report of the Committee on its 16th session, if possible by setting up a special fund; requests the Secretary-General to make available, within existing resources, the staff necessary for the adequate servicing of the Committee, namely one additional Professional and one additional General Service post.
Adopted at the 31st plenary meeting, 26 July 1991. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its 2nd regular session of 1991, Geneva, 3-26 July 1991. - E/1991/INF/10. - 30 Aug. 1991. - p. 24-26. - Issued in ESCOR, 1991, Suppl. no. 1 and 1a.