TitleInternational Literacy Year : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly.
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Welcomes the convening of the World Conference on Education for All, to be held in Thailand in Mar. 1990 under the joint sponsorship of Unesco, UNDP, UNICEF and the World Bank; invites Member States, specialized agencies and other organizations of the UN system and relevant intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations to take appropriate measures with a view to achieving the objectives of International Literacy Year; appeals to Governments, economic and financial organizations and institutions, both national and international, to lend financial and material support to local, national and regional initiatives to promote literacy; requests the Secretary-General to submit to the General Assembly at its 46th session, a report on the implementation of the programme for International Literacy Year.
Adopted at the 82nd plenary meeting, 15 Dec. 1989. In: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its 44th session, Volume 1, 19 September-29 December 1989. - A/44/49. - 1990. - p. 206. - (GAOR, 44th sess., Suppl. no. 49).