Where can I get the definitions of the United Nations organizational structure nomenclature?
Last Updated: Jan 20, 2020
According to A/C.5/32/17 the United Nations nomenclature provides a rational and understandable system of organizational names, essential to establish certain norms that can be applied throughout the Secretariat.
The United Nations organizational nomenclature is detailed in document A/C.5/32/17 of 3 October 1977 and in ST/SGB/Organization of 8 August 1996.
ST/SGB/2015/3 promulgates the current organizational structure of the United Nations Secretariat.
The document ST/AI/409 provides guidelines on how to prepare an organizational Manual.
Previous documents on the Organization of the Secretariat are searchable from the United Nations Digital Library, the online catalogue of UN documents and publications.
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