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Mandate of UNCTAD´s Assistance to the Palestinian People
"Support to the Palestinian people should be intensified to alleviate the adverse economic and social situation in the Palestinian territory with a view to creating the conditions conducive to building a sovereign and viable Palestinian State in accordance with the relevant United Nations resolutions, the Road Map, the Annapolis Conference Joint Understanding and the Paris conferences.
UNCTAD's programme of assistance to the Palestinian people in the areas of capacity-building, trade policy, trade facilitation, financial management, development strategies, enterprise development and investments is welcome and should be strengthened with adequate resources and related operational activities."
(Paragraph 44, Accra Accord 2008)
"The assistance that the UNCTAD secretariat provides to the Palestinian people in the areas of capacity building, trade policy, trade facilitation, financial management, development strategies, and enterprise development and investment is welcome and should be strengthened with adequate resources."
(Paragraph 35, São Paulo Consensus (2004)
"The continuation of the assistance that the UNCTAD secretariat provides to the Palestinian people is welcome, and should be intensified."
(Paragraph 167, Bangkok Plan of Action (2000)