TitleSystem-wide medium-term plan for the advancement of women, 1996-2001.
Endorses the revised system-wide medium-term plan for the advancement of women, 1996-2001; requests all organizations and bodies of the UN system to implement the revised plan in the light of the general and specific comments adopted thereon by the Commission on the Status of Women and the Committee for Programme and Coordination; invites the Inter-Agency Committee on Women and Gender Equality of the Administrative Committee on Coordination to use the revised plan and the comments on it as a basis for monitoring increasing collaboration in and cost-effective approaches to UN system activities for the advancement and empowerment of women; decides to undertake, in 1998, a comprehensive mid-term review of the implementation of the revised plan as a basis for future programming and coordination of activities for the advancement and empowerment of women by the UN system.
Adopted at the 50th plenary meeting, 25 July 1996. In: Resolutions and decisions of the Economic and Social Council, organizational session for 1996, New York, 25 Jan. and 6-9 Feb. 1996; resumed organizational session for 1996, New York, 2 Apr. and 2-3 May 1996; substantive session of 1996, New York, 24 June-26 July 1996; resumed substantive session of 1996, New York, 10 Oct. and 13-14 and 20 Nov. 1996 - E/1996/96 - p. 62-63 - (ESCOR, 1996, Suppl. no. 1).