Document symbol: A/RES/49/146
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Third Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination : resolution / adopted by the General Assembly.
Welcomes the proclamation of the 3rd Decade to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination, which began in 1993, adopts the revised Programme of Action for the Decade and requests the Secretary-General to make a further review of the Programme of Action with a view to making it more effective and action-oriented; calls upon Governments to cooperate more closely with the Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism, racial discrimination, xenophobia and related intolerance to enable him to fulfil his mandate; decides that the international community and UN should give the highest priority to programmes for combating racism and racial discrimination and should intensify their efforts, during the 3rd Decade, to provide assistance and relief to the victims of racism and all forms of racial discrimination; requests the Secretary-General to continue to accord special attention to the situation of migrant workers and members of their families; requests the Secretary-General to continue the study on the effects of racial discrimination on the children of minorities, in particular those of migrant workers; urges the Secretary-General, UN bodies, the specialized agencies, all Governments, intergovernmental organizations and relevant non-governmental organizations, in implementing the Programme of Action for the 3rd Decade, to pay particular attention to the situation of indigenous people; requests the Secretary-General to revise and finalize the draft model legislation and to ensure that necessary financial resources are provided for the implementation of the activities of the Decade.Adopted without vote.
UN. Commission on Human Rights. Special Rapporteur on Contemporary Forms of Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and Related Intolerance - UN. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (40th sess. : 1991 : Geneva) - UN. Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (41st sess. : 1992 : Geneva) - Unesco - UN. Economic and Social Council - Trust Fund for the Programme for the Decade for Action to Combat Racism and Racial Discrimination - UN - BUDGET (1994-1995) - RACIAL DISCRIMINATION - INTERNATIONAL DECADES - MIGRANT WORKERS - MIGRANT WORKERS' FAMILIES - CHILDREN - MINORITIES - PROGRAMMES OF ACTION - INDIGENOUS PEOPLES - TREATIES - HUMAN RIGHTS EDUCATION - TEACHING MATERIALS - TRUST FUNDS - BUDGET CONTRIBUTIONS - PROGRAMME IMPLEMENTATION - HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS - ETHNIC CLEANSING - LAWS AND REGULATIONS - HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE - SIGNATURES, ACCESSIONS, RATIFICATIONS - XENOPHOBIA - MODEL LAWS - BUDGET - INFORMATION DISSEMINATION
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