TitleTwentieth anniversary of the Declaration on Social Progress and Development.
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Invites all Governments to take into consideration the provisions of the Declaration in their developmental policies, plans and programmes as well as in their bilateral and multilateral co-operation; recommends that the Declaration be taken into account in the formulation of the international development strategy for the 4th UN development decade and in the implementation of programmes of international action to be carried out during the decade; recommends that the international organizations concerned with development continue to use the provisions of the Declaration in formulating strategies, programmes and international instruments aimed at social progress and development; urges the Secretary-General to carry out the activities indicated in the annex to General Assembly resolution 42/48 in order to ensure the successful observance of the 20th anniversary of the Declaration; invites all States to transmit to the Secretary-General their views and comments pursuant to General Assembly resolution 42/48; requests the Secretary-General to include in the next report on the world social situation a special part dealing with the activities carried out in pursuance of the resolution.
20th anniversary of the Declaration on Social Progress and Development.
Adopted at the 15th plenary meeting, 24 May 1989. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic and Social Council at its 1st regular session of 1989, 2-24 May 1989. - E/1989/INF/7. - 14 July 1989. - p. 81-83. - Issued in ESCOR, 1989, Suppl. no. 1.