What are administrative issuances?
Last Updated: Feb 26, 2020
Documents with symbols beginning with ST/SGB/--, ST/AI/-- and ST/IC/-- are collectively called "administrative issuances". These may be issued on a wide variety of topics.
- ST/SGB: Secretary-General's Bulletin
- ST/AI: Administrative Instruction
- ST/IC: Information Circular
ST/SGB/2009/4 sets out the purpose of and type of information contained in Secretary-General's Bulletins and Administrative Instructions.
ST/SGB/1997/2 provides an overview of the purpose and information found in Information Circulars.
Organizational Nomenclature is detailed in document A/C.5/32/17.
An Index to administrative issuances is issued annually, listing those in force at the beginning of the year by symbol and subject (e.g. ST/IC/2019/1).
Please check with the issuing office for the latest updates.
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