Where can I find information on the budget of the United Nations?
Last Updated: Feb 23, 2017     Views: 1456

The UN Documentation Research Guide on the Regular Budget provides an overview of the budget process and the bodies involved and links to key documents detailing the rules and regulations of the organization. 

The 5 minute video from the Dag Hammarskjöld Library gives researchers a simplified introductory overview of the major documents issued during a sample budget cycle.

The budget for the current biennium (2016-2017) was approved by General Assembly resolution 70/249 on 23 December 2015.

The Programme budget for the biennium 2016-2017 is issued as document A/70/6/Add.1, which provides details on the breakdown of the budget by subject.

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