Table of Contents

Reforming the United Nations: The Challenge of Working Together (2010)

Preface 

List of Abbreviations 

I
      Introduction: Reforming the United Nations 

A.
    The UN System 

B.
    Interests in Reform 

C.    Process of Reform 

II
     The History of UN Reform Efforts, 1950 to 2006 

A.
    Cold War, North-South Conflict and the New Unity, 1950 to 1996 

B.
    The Quiet Revolution, 1997 to 2002 

C.
    Security Council Reform, 1993 to 2006 

D.
    Struggle for Legitimacy and Effectiveness, 2003 to 2006 

III
     New Reform Initiatives: The Challenge of Working Together, 2006 to 2009 

A.
    The New Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon 

B.
    Follow-up on Previous Reform Initiatives, 2006 to 2009 

C.
    Security Council Reform, 2006 to 2009 

D.
    System-Wide Coherence of UN Operational Activities, 2006 to 2009 

E.
    Inter-Agency Consultations: CEB Priority Themes, 2006 to 2009 

F.
    The Limits of UN Reform 

Appendices 

I     UN System Organizations and Participation in Inter-Agency Co-ordination 

II
    UN Inter-Agency Co-ordination Mechanisms 

III
   International Environmental Governance 

IV
  Evolving Aid Architecture 

Documents 

I
     One United Nations: Catalyst for Progress and Change, Chief Executive Board of the UN System, 
      July 2005 

II
    Delivering as One, High-Level Panel on United Nations System-Wide Coherence in the Areas
     of Development, Humanitarian Assistance and the Environment, UN Report A/61/583, 
     20 November 2006 

III
    Recommendations Contained in the Report of the High-Level Panel on United Nations System-Wide
      Coherence in the Areas of Development, Humanitarian Assistance and the Environment, 
      UN Secretary-General Report A/61/836, 3 April 2007 

IV
  Question of Equitable Representation on and Increase in the Membership of the Security Council 
      and other Matters Related to the Security Council, UN General Assembly Decision A/DEC/62/557, 
      15 September 2008 

V
   System-Wide Coherence, UN General Assembly Resolution A/RES/62/277, 15 September 2008 

VI
   Human Resources Management, UN General Assembly Resolution A/RES/63/250, 
      24 December 2008 

VII
  System-Wide Coherence, UN General Assembly Resolution A/RES/63/311, 14 September 2009 

Bibliography 

Index of Names