Relations With Other Organs

Sydney D. Bailey and Sam Daws

in The Procedure of the UN Security Council

Third edition

Published in print April 1998 | ISBN: 9780198280736
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191598746 | DOI:
 Relations With Other Organs

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Discusses relations of the UN Security Council with other organs. The first organ discussed is the UN Military Staff Committee, for which a chronology of activities and instructions is given for the period 1946–1996. The next is the UN General Assembly: aspects of this body discussed include elections and appointments, annual and special reports, threats to peace and security, special sessions, subsidiary organs, action relating to UN membership, financing peacekeeping operations, and the election of non‐members of the Council. Other organs discussed are the UN Economic and Social Council, the UN Trusteeship Council (now of historical interest only), the UN International Court of Justice, and non‐governmental organizations. The final section of the chapter discusses the appointment of the Secretary‐General of the UN.

Keywords: appointment of the Secretary‐General of the UN; non‐governmental organizations; relations with other organs; Secretary‐General of the UN; UN Economic and Social Council; UN General Assembly; UN International Court of Justice; UN Military Staff Committee; UN Security Council; UN Trusteeship Council; UN

Chapter.  22146 words. 

Subjects: International Relations

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