Table of Contents: ARUNA 2013/2014


Preface
Annual Review of United Nations 2013/2014 by Joachim Müller and Karl P. Sauvant

Contributors and Co-editors

Calendar of Conferences and Meetings of the United Nations, September 17, 2013 to September 15, 2014

List of Abbreviations


Chapter 1: General Assembly, sixty-eigth Session

A.    Commentary by Professor John R. Mathiason: The General Assembly – Planning the world´s future

B.    Regular documentation

1.    Statement to the General Assembly by Mr. John William Ashe, President of the General Assembly, following the opening of the sixty-eighth session, A/68/PV.1, September 17, 2013, pp. 1-3

2.    Statement to the General Assembly by Mr. John William Ashe, President of the General Assembly, on the closing of the sixty-eighth session, A/68/PV109, September 15, 2014, pp.9-12

3.    Agenda of the sixty-eighth session of the General Assembly, A/68/251, September 20, 2013, and Add.1, 7 November 2013, Add.2, 7 March 2014, Add.3, 14 April 2014, and Add.4, 7 July 2014

C.    Selected documentation

1.    Summary by the President of the General Assembly of the sixth High-level Dialogue on Financing for Development, 7 and 8 October 2013, New York, A/68/627, November 29, 2013

2.    Report of the Open Working Group of the General Assembly on Sustainable Development Goals, A/68/970, August 12, 2014

D.    Resolutions Adopted by the General Assembly at its Sixty-eighth session

Chapter 2: Security Council

A.    Commentary by Jacques Fomerand: The Security Council – Searching for a consensus and coping with new threats, laboriously

B.    Regular documentation

1.    Report of the Security Council, 1 August 2013–31 July 2014, Official Records of the General Assembly (Supplement No. 2), A/69/2, 2013

C.    Selected documentation

1.    Letter dated 14 January 2013 from the Chargé d`áffaires a.i. of the Permanent Mission of Switzerland to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General, A/67/694-S/2013/19, January 16, 2013

2.    Report of the Secretary-General on the situation in the Central African Republic, S/2013/470, August 5, 2013

3.    Report of the United Nations Mission to Investigate Allegations of the Use of Chemical Weapons in the Syrian Arab Republic on the alleged use of chemical weapons in the Ghouta area of Damascus on 21 August 2013, A/67/997–S/2013/553, September 16, 2013

4.    Letter dated 16 September from the Secretary-General addressed to the President of the Security Council, S/2013/557, September 16, 2013

5.    Letter dated 19 September 2013 from the Permanent Representatives of the Russian Federation and the United States of America to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General, A/68/398–S/2013/565, September 24, 2013.

6.    Letter dated 31 December 2013 from the Chair of the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1989 (2011) concerning Al-Qaida and associated individuals and entities addressed to the President of the Security Council, S/2013/792, December 31, 2013

7.    Australia, France, Jordan, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Republic of Korea, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland and United States of America: draft resolution, S/2014/115, February 22, 2014

8.    Report of the Secretary-General on the Central African Republic submitted pursuant to paragraph 48 of Security Council resolution 2127 (2013), S/2014/142, March 3, 2014

9.    Report of the Security Council mission to Mali, 1-3 February 2014, S/2014/173, March 11, 2014

10.    Report of the Secretary-General on the implementation of Security Council resolution 2139 (2014), S/2014/208, March 24, 2014

11.    Report of the Security Council mission to the Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda, Uganda and Ethiopia (including the African Union), S/2014/341, May 13, 2014

12.    Implementation of Security Council resolution 2139 (2014), S/2014/611, August 21, 2014

13.    Letter dated 3 September 2014 from the Permanent Representative of the United States of America to the United Nations addressed to the Secretary-General, S/2014/648, September 3, 2014

D.    Resolutions Adopted by the Security Council

E.    Statements by the President of the Security Council

Chapter 3: Economic and Social Council

A.    Commentary by Tim Wall: The Economic and Social Council – Ushering in a brave new area

B.    Regular documentation

1.    Report of the Economic and Social Council for 2014, A/69/3, August 20, 2014

C.    Selected documentation

1.    Implementation of General Assembly resolution 67/226 on the quadrennial comprehensive policy review of operational activities for development of the United Nations system, Report of the Secretary-General, A/69/63-E/2014/10, February 6, 2014

2.    Coherence, coordination and cooperation in the context of financing for sustainable development and the post-2015 development agenda, Note by the Secretary-General, E/2014/53, March 27, 2014

3.    Addressing ongoing and emerging challenges for meeting the Millennium Development Goals in 2015 and for sustaining development gains in the future, Report of the Secretary-General, E/2014/61, April 17, 2014

4.    Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations, Report of the Secretary-General, A/69/80-E/2014/68, April 29, 2014

5.    Summary by the President of the Economic and Social Council of the special high-level meeting of the Council with the World Bank, the International Monetary Fund, the World Trade Organization and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (New York, 14 and 15 April 2014), A/69/83-E/2014/71, May 13, 2014

D.    Resolutions Adopted by the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)

Chapter 4: International Court of Justice and International Criminal Tribunals

A.    Commentary by Professor Alexander K.A. Greenawalt: The International Court of Justice and International Criminal Tribunals – Continuity and change

B.    Regular documentation

1.    Report of the International Court of Justice, 1 August 2013-31 July 2014, Official Records of the General Assembly (Supplement No.4), A/69/4, 2014

2.    Report of the International Criminal Court, 1 August 2013-31 July 2014, A/69/321, September 18, 2014

3.    Report of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, 1 July 2013-30 June 2014, A/69/206-S/2014/546, August 1, 2014

4.    Report of the International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, 1 August 2013-31 July 2014, A/69/225-S/2014/556, August 1, 2014

Chapter 5: Secretariat

A.    Commentary by Dr Khalil A. Hamdani: The Secretariat – Cooperation in a time of conflict

B.    Regular documentation

1.    United Nations: Report of the Secretary-General on the Work of the Organization for 2013/2014, Official Records of the General Assembly (Supplement No. 1), A/69/1, 2014

2.    Annual Overview Report of the United Nations System Chief Executives Board for Coordination for 2013, E/2014/69, May 5, 2014

3.    United Nations Children’s Fund: Annual Report of the Executive Director for 2013, E/ICEF/2014/6, April 4, 2014

4.    United Nations Development Programme: Annual report of the Administrator of UNDP on the strategic plan – performance and results in 2013, DP/2014/11, May 20, 2014

5.    United Nations Population Fund: Report of the Executive Director for 2013, DP/FPA/2014/5, May 9, 2014

6.    United Nations Office for Project Services: Annual report of the Executive Director, DP/OPS/2014/2, April 11, 2014

7.    United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights: Report of the High Commissioner for 2013/2014, Official Records of the General Assembly (Supplement No. 36), A/69/36, 2014

8.    United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees: Report of the High Commissioner for 2013/2014, Official Records of the General Assembly (Supplement No. 12), A/69/12, 2014

9.    United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East: Report of the Commissioner-General for 2013, Official Records of the General Assembly (Supplement No. 13), A/69/13, 2014

10.    World Food Programme: Annual Report of the Executive Director for 2013, E/2014/14, June 18, 2014

11.    UN-Women: Report of the Executive Director on progress made on the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women strategic plan, 2011-2013, including operational activities in 2013, UNW/2014/2, April 22, 2014