UNESCO Archives AtoM catalogue

Series 19 - Hammarskjold Commission files

Identity area

Reference code

FR PUNES AG 8-CAB-19

Title

Hammarskjold Commission files

Date(s)

  • 1988-1993 (Creation)

Level of description

Series

Extent and medium

60 linear cm of textual material and 23 audio cassettes

Context area

Repository

Archival history

Audio cassettes originally with speakers list in box 6 have been transferred to the Multimedia Archives. File code CAB 19/6 retained for speakers list, which has been moved into box 5.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Series consists of ODG files on the Hammarskjold Commission - an independent body commissioned to advise the Director-General on ways and means of improving staff efficiency and management in the UNESCO Secretariat. The files are in original order.

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Audio recordings have been migrated to CDs. A sample is in the Multimedia Archive - see note on allied materials.

Finding aids

There is a log noting the speakers from the taped sessions. See CAB 19/6 in box 5.

Allied materials area

Existence and location of originals

All audio recordings are held by the Multimedia Archives. See file-level description for identifier numbers.

Existence and location of copies

Related units of description

Other records relating to the reform activities of the period can be found in the following Archive Groups (links to UNESDOC indicated).

AG 5: Executive Board Documents


  • Unesco. Executive Board, 134th session. (1990). Assessment of action to improve the management of the programme and the running of the Organization; information note on action to modernize the running of the Secretariat. 134 EX/INF. 5. Accessed online in UNESDOC 1/3/2012: http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0008/000854/085481eo.pdf

AG 6: Secretariat Documents

  • UNESCO. (1990). DG/Note/90/2.
  • UNESCO. (1990). DG/Note/90/3.
  • UNESCO. (1990). DG/Note/90/4.
  • UNESCO. Director-General. (1988). Address by Federico Mayor, Director-General of Unesco, to the Staff of the Unesco Secretariat; Unesco House, 5 December 1988. Accessed online in UNESDOC 1/3/2012: http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0008/000823/082377eo.pdf

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Created by AWT 1/3/2012. Revised by AWT 3/4/2012.

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