Economic and Social Council

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Noun1.Economic and Social Council - a permanent council of the United Nations; responsible for economic and social conditions
UN, United Nations - an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
council - a body serving in an administrative capacity; "student council"
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In 1972, the United Nations Economic and Social Council unanimously adopted Resolution 1721, which set up a study group and called for the negotiation of a code of conduct for international investors.
Since 1954, FIABCI has enjoyed consultive status as a non-governmental organization with the Committee of Housing, Building and Planing of the Economic Commission for Europe under the United Nations Economic and Social Council It has been a permanent representative with that body in Geneva and New York.
NEW YORK -- Stolen Faces will be presented to over 50 heads of state, ministers and dignitaries at the High-Level Segment of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), the second highest deliberative body in the United Nations, at 1 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza Library Auditorium on June 29, 2005 at 4:00 p.
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