TitleScale of assessments for the apportionment of the expenses of the United Nations : resolutions / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Requests the Committee on Contributions, in order to ensure fairness and equity in the scale and to make the methodology transparent, easily understandable, stable over time and as simple as possible, to undertake a comprehensive review of all aspects of the existing methodology; requests the Committee on Contributions to examine, as a means of improving the current methodology, the possible use of other factors, including the situation of those countries: (a) whose economies depend on one or a few products or income sources; (b) which suffered a real loss of income as a result of deteriorating terms of trade; (c) which experience serious balance-of-payments (trade) problems or a negative net flow of resources; (d) which have limited capacity to acquire convertible currencies.
Adopted at the 84th plenary meeting, 21 Dec. 1988. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 43rd session, Volume 1, 20 September-22 December 1988. - A/43/49. - 1989. - p. 262-265. - (GAOR, 43rd sess., Suppl. no. 49).