How was the Commission on Science and Technology for Development established?
Last Updated: Aug 26, 2016
The Commission on Science and Technology for Development was established by Economic and Social Council decision 1992/218 of 30 April 1992 (p. 63 of E/1992/92) in accordance with A/RES/46/235 of 13 April 1992.
The Commission was preceded by the Intergovernmental Committee on Science and Technology for Development, which was established by A/RES/34/218 of 19 December 1979.
Working documents of the Commission are issued under series symbol E/CN.16/-.
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