TitleSituation of and assistance to Palestinian women
Calls upon the concerned parties to exert all the necessary efforts to ensure the immediate resumption of the peace process; reaffirms that the Israeli occupation remains a major obstacle for Palestinian women; demands that Israel comply fully with the provisions and principles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights; calls upon Israel to facilitate the return of all refugees; calls upon the international community to continue to provide urgently needed assistance and services; requests the Commission on the Status of Women to continue to monitor and take action with regard to the implementation of the Nairobi Forward-looking Strategies for the Advancement of Women; requests the Secretary-General to continue to review the situation and to assist Palestinian women by all available means.
In: Resolutions and decisions of the Economic and Social Council, organizational session for 2003, New York, 15, 28, 30 and 31 Jan. 2003; resumed organizational session for 2003, New York, 5 and 25 March, 29 April, 1 and 27 May and 24 June 2002; substantive session of 2003, Geneva, 30 June-25 July 2003; resumed substantive session of 2003, New York, 22 Aug., 31 Oct. and 19 Dec. 2003 - E/2003/99 - p. 68-69 - (ESCOR, 2003, Suppl. no. 1).