STRENGTHENING OF THE COORDINATION OF
HUMANITARIAN EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE OF
THE UNITED NATIONS
Resolution 46/182 adopted by the United Nations General Assembly, 19 December 1991
INTRODUCTORY NOTE: The adoption of Resolutions 43/131 and 45/100 (No. 62) provoked an intense diplomatic activity within the United Nations, as well as an in-depth discussion in the General Assembly. A special open-ended group prepared and presented a draft of this resolution. The resolution was adopted by consensus.
AUTHENTIC TEXT: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.
TEXT PUBLISHED IN: Resolutions and decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its forty-sixth session, Vol. I, September 17-December 20 1991, General Assembly Official Records, Forty-sixth session, Supplement No. 49 (A/46/49), New York, United Nations, 1992, pp. 49-52 (Engl. — also editions in Arabic, Chinese, French, Russian, and Spanish); Droit des conflits armés, pp. 943-951 (French).
|I. Guiding principles||1-12|
|IV. Stand-by capacity|
|(a) Contingency funding arrangements||21-26|
|(b) Additional measures for rapid response||27-30|
|V. Consolidated appeal||31-32|
|VI. Coordination, cooperation and leadership|
|(a) Leadership of the Secretary-General||33-37|
|(b) Inter-agency Standing Committee||38|
|(c) Country-level coordination||39|
|VII. Continuum from relief to rehabilitation and development||40-42|
The General Assembly,
Recalling its resolution 2816 (XXVI) of 14 December 1971 and its subsequent resolutions and decisions on humanitarian assistance, including its resolution 45/100 of 14 December 1990,
Recalling also its resolution 44/236 of 22 December 1989, the annex to which contains the International Framework of Action for the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction,