Series Secretariat Departments - S-1048

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S-1048

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Secretariat Departments

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  • 1943 - 1998 (Creation)

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No. of Boxes: 90

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S-1048 contains records of the United Nations Secretariat departments, including the Executive Office of the Secretary-General; the Office of the Under-Secretary-General for Political and General Assembly Affairs; the Office of the Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Questions; the Office of the Under-Secretary-General for Special Political Affairs; the Department for Political and Security Council Affairs; the Department of Political Affairs, Trusteeship and Decolonisation; the Department of International Economic and Social Affairs (DIESA); the United Nations Centre for Human Settlements (HABITAT); the Office of the Director-General for Development and Economic Co-operation (DIEC); the Centre for Social Development and Humanitarian Affairs; the Department of Technical Cooperation for Development; the Department of Public Information; the Centre for Science and Technology for Development; the Office of Legal Affairs; the Department of Administration, Finance and Management; the Department of Administration and Management; the Office of General Services; the United Nations Office at Vienna; the United Nations Office at Geneva; the Office for Research and Collection of Information; and the United Nations Centre on Transnational Corporations. Series also contains records relating to United Nations Information Centres in various cities, the International Year of the Disabled Person, the World Assembly on Aging, International Youth Year, the University for Peace, the financial viability of the United Nations, the United Nations Military Observer Group in India and Pakistan, the United Nations Disengagement Observer Force (UNDOF), the Outer Space Affairs Division and press matters. Records include correspondence, reports, notes, code cables and press material.

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1992/0155

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