TitleAfrican Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders.
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Requests the Secretary-General to ensure adequate support for the Institute, through the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Branch of the Centre for Social Development and Humanitarian Affairs, and to explore other means of ensuring the effective operation of the Institute; urges the Secretary-General and all the organizations and agencies involved in the establishment of the Institute to assist the host country in arrangements necessary for the effective operation of the Institute; invites Member States in the African region and other interested States to contribute generously to the activities of the Institute and the international community to respond positively to the need for assistance and support; urges UNDP to provide the necessary financial support to the Institute and appeals to other funding agencies to do likewise; requests the Secretary-General to issue special postage stamps on the occasion of the 8th UN Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders, to be held in 1990; invites the UN interregional and regional institutes for the prevention of crime and the treatment of offenders to strengthen existing collaboration with the African Institute, promote a regular exchange of information and experience and implement joint activities of mutual interest.
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. 112-113. - Issued in ESCOR, 1989, Suppl. no. 1.