Invites the Secretary-General, UNICEF, UNDP and the World Bank, as well as other international and regional organizations and non-governmental organizations, to place emphasis on technical assistance projects in the field of juvenile justice; requests the UN High Commissioner for Refugees to continue to pay special attention to the subject of juvenile justice; requests the Secretary-General to organize, in cooperation with the Government of Austria, a meeting of an expert group on the elaboration of a programme of action to promote the effective use and application of international standards and norms in juvenile justice, using extrabudgetary resources made available by the Government expressly for that purpose.
Adopted at the 45th plenary meeting, 23 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. 37-38 - (ESCOR, 1996, Suppl. no. 1).