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Reforming for results in the UN system

Dennis Dijkzeul

Reforming for results in the UN system

a study of UNOPS

by Dennis Dijkzeul

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United Nations. -- Office for Project Services

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 247-251) and index

    StatementDennis Dijkzeul
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJZ5009.5.U563 D55 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16996110M
    ISBN 100312232233
    LC Control Number99086724

      Today, however, the UN is constantly involved in situations of conflict and has expanded its range of activities. This book offers a concrete and practically applicable answer to the question of how to reform the UN and increase the legitimacy of the UN’s decision-making procedures on issues of global peace and by: 1. The book places the discussion on reform of Security Council membership in the context of the council's primary responsibility, which is at the helm of the UN collective security system. The author contends that only a Council that is adequately representative of the UN membership can claim to legitimately act on the members' behalf.

    Zhou Xiaochuan: Reform the international monetary system Essay by Dr Zhou Xiaochuan, Governor of the People’s Bank of China, 23 March * * * The outbreak of the current crisis and its spillover in the world have confronted us with a long-existing but still unanswered question, i.e., what kind of international reserve currencyFile Size: 19KB. The book places the discussion on reform of Security Council membership in the context of the council’s primary responsibility, which is at the helm of the UN collective security system. The author contends that only a Council that is adequately representative of the UN membership can claim to legitimately act on the members’ by: 6.

    The chaos in Iowa highlights the hazards of continuing to do things the way they’ve always been done. Letting Iowa and New Hampshire lead the process of finding out who might best lead the.   Instead, new entities have diminished the role of the UN which operates on the OECD principles of 'aid effectiveness.' Consolidation and merging of UN mandates and structures appear to be a precondition for coherent and efficient action: A conclusion which dominates this edition of the publication series on 'Reforming the United Nations'. show more.


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The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is the only UN organization that is self-financing through fees earned on project management/provision of services in all development and humanitarian fields. Following a disruptive merger process its future looked in doubt.

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This book describes and Read more Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Get this from a library. Reforming for results in the UN system: a study of UNOPS. [Dennis Dijkzeul] -- Criticism of UN organizations is widespread, yet it is often based on inadequate knowledge of their functioning.

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Photo: AFP Reforming the UN: problems and prospects 4 min read. Updated: 06 MayPM IST W.P.S. Sidhu. UN secretary general Antnio Guterres's. To improve the delivery of our mandate, the United Nations has made sweeping changes in the following areas: Development The Agenda will require bold changes to the UN development system for the emergence of a new generation of country teams, centred on a strategic UN Development Assistance Framework and led by an impartial, independent.

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Bids for power and privilege lurk in every proposal. Many experts would like to see a stronger and more effective multilateral organization, but the mightiest governments are usually opposed to a robust institution, and they often use their power to.

The agency, called UN Women, is part of a greater UN reform agenda of system wide coherence and will replace the work of four existing programs and funds. A separate agency for women suggests a distancing from the "gender mainstreaming" approach at the UN which has still left women and girls lagging behind in development target areas and.

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Incorporated as a not-for-profit foundation inand headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, the Forum is tied to no political, partisan or national interests. Book Description. The institutional procedures for the UN’s decision-making on issues of global peace and security, first and foremost the Security Council (SC), were conceived with the objective of enabling a swift but internationally coordinated response to irregular situations of crises.

United Nations (UN), international organization established immediately after World War II. It replaced the League ofwhen the UN was founded, there were 51 members; nations are now members of the organization (see table entitled United Nations Members).

Organization and Principles. People need an international system for security of many kinds. But the United Nations today is precariously funded, stretched thin by an unprecedented number of peacekeeping missions, and generally underequipped to deal with the rising demand for its services.

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The United Nations Security Council is of unique importance and authority in efforts by nations to maintain international peace and security, yet it is widely viewed as having had a mixed track record. The Council urgently needs to be reformed.

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