TitleImprovement of the status of women in the United Nations.
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Requests all organs of the UN System to improve the mechanisms through which vacant posts are announced, with a view to improving the access of women to them; reiterates its requests to all Member States to continue to support the efforts of the UN and the specialized agencies to increase the proportion of women in the Professional category and above by, inter alia, nominating more women candidates; urges the Commission on the Status of Women to review the evolution of the employment of women in the secretariats of the UN and the specialized agencies and to monitor the progress achieved.
Adopted at the 14th plenary meeting, 26 May 1987. In: Resolutions and decisions / adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its 1st regular session of 1987, 4-29 May 1987. - E/1987/INF/5. - 10 June 1987. - p. 36-37. - Issued in ESCOR, 1987, Suppl. no. 1.