United Nations Secretariat

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Noun1.United Nations Secretariat - the administrative arm of the United Nations
UN, United Nations - an organization of independent states formed in 1945 to promote international peace and security
secretariat, secretariate - an administrative unit responsible for maintaining records and other secretarial duties; especially for international organizations
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He vowed to follow-up to the implementation of the resolution and demanded a briefing from the United Nations Secretariat on the warring parties' adherence to the resolution 15 days after its adoption.
Egypt's relations with Sudan were recently strained over the disputed border area of Halaib and Shalateen; on December 23, 2017, Sudan filed a complaint to the United Nations Secretariat, protesting a maritime border demarcation deal between Egypt and Saudi Arabia as the deal denotes the territory as Egyptian on the maps.
Expressions of Interest for Provision of Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) Data to UNOG on behalf of UNCTAD UN organization United Nations Secretariat
In line with Qatar's commitments under international law as a member of the United Nations, we have followed the procedures required by the Charter to inform the United Nations Secretariat General, and the Security Council in accordance with Article 35 of the Charter," HE Sheikha Alia added.
The United Nations secretariat has not, at this stage, drawn any conclusions.
Registered with the United Nations Secretariat, the IIB focuses on promoting social and economic development, prosperity, and economic cooperation between its member states.
With regards to the exclusive economic zone, the Special Coordinator reiterated that the United Nations Secretariat does not pronounce itself on the status of territories, on the delimitation of boundaries, or on issues related to entitlement to natural resources, unless it is mandated to do so by a competent United Nations organ or is otherwise requested by all the parties concerned.
In a bid to promote shaping a more sustainable future among the youth, a United Nations secretariat, together with other groups, launched the 2016 Global Youth Video Competition on Climate Change on September 1.
He said the United Nations Secretariat was "giving wrong information".
Coordinating these events and activities is the Division for Palestinian Rights of the United Nations Secretariat, in coordination with the Palestinian Rights Committee.
In follow-up to the last meeting, the Secretary-General has instructed the United Nations Secretariat to accelerate planning on modalities for supporting the implementation of a political process and of a nationwide ceasefire for further exploration with the relevant parties, a statement issued by his spokesperson said.
The editors have organized the contributions that make up the main body of the text in five parts devoted to the United Nations in New York, the United Nations in Geneva, the WTO and the GATT, United Nations specialized agencies, United Nations peacekeeping, and the United Nations Secretariat.

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