General Assembly Resolution 46/182: Strengthening of the coordination of humanitarian emergency assistance of the United Nations

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Date published
19 Dec 1991
Plans, policy and strategy

Deeply concerned about the suffering of the victims of disasters and
emergency situations, the loss in human lives, the flow of refugees, the mass
displacement of people and the material destruction,

Mindful of the need to strengthen further and make more effective the
collective efforts of the international community, in particular the United
Nations system, in providing humanitarian assistance,

Taking note with satisfaction of the report of the Secretary-General on the
review of the capacity, experience and coordination arrangements in the United
Nations system for humanitarian assistance,

1. Adopts the text contained in the annex to the present resolution for the
strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the
United Nations system;

2. Requests the Secretary-General to report to the General Assembly at its
forty-seventh session on the implementation of the present resolution.