Basic Legal Documents of UNIDO

Constitution of UNIDO (entered into force on 21 June 1985)

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Status of Accession, Succession, Declarations and Reservations

Historical Documents

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1965-12-20 General Assembly Resolution 2089 (XX) concerning the establishment of the United Nations Organization for Industrial Development English
1966-11-17 General Assembly Resolution 2152 (XXI) concerning UNIDO as an autonomous organization within the United Nations English
1975-03-26 Lima Declaration and Plan of Action on Industrial Development Co-operation (Adopted by the Second General Conference of Former UNIDO at its Final Plenary Meeting, Lima, Peru, 12-26 March 1975) English
1985-12-17 Agreement between the United Nations and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization English
Statute and the Rules of Procedures of the International Civil Service Commission
Statute of the Joint Inspection Unit
Inter-Organization Agreement Concerning Transfer, Secondment or Loan of Staff among the Organizations applying the United Nations Common System of Salaries and Allowances
2013-12-02 Lima Declaration: Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Industrial Development (Adopted by the Fifteenth General Conference of UNIDO at its Second Plenary Meeting, Lima, Peru, 02-06 December 2013) English

Rules of Procedure

Rules of Procedure of the General Conference

Rules of Procedure of the Industrial Development Board

Rules of Procedure of the Programme and Budget Committee

 Regulations and Rules

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Financial Regulations English French

Staff Regulations and Rules

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UNIDO Headquarters

Headquarters Agreement

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1998-06-01 Agreement between UNIDO and the Republic of Austria regarding the Headquarters of UNIDO Arabic Chinese German English Russian Spanish

Old Agreements regarding UNIDO Headquarters (see Preamble of the Headquarters Agreement of 1995)

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1967-04-13 Agreement between the United Nations and the Republic of Austria regarding the Headquarters of UNIDO English
1979-09-28 Agreement between the United Nations and the Republic of Austria regarding the Headquarters of UNIDO and other Offices of the United Nations English and German
1981-01-19 Agreement between the United Nations and the Republic of Austria regarding the Headquarters seat of the UNIDO and other United Nations Offices at the Vienna International Centre English and German
1985-12-20 Several Exchange of Notes between the United Nations, UNIDO and the Republic of Austria extending the provisions of the UNIDO Headquarters Agreement and related instruments for an interim period English and German

Other relevant Agreements (see section 59 of the  Headquarters Agreement of 1995)

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1972-03-01 Supplemental Agreement between UNIDO and the Republic of Austria for the purpose of implementing section 27 (j)(iii) of the Agreement between the United Nations and Austria regarding the Headquarters of UNIDO, of 13 April 1967 English and German
1974-10-28 Agreement between UNIDO, OPEC and the Republic of Austria regarding the access of officials of OPEC to the Commissary of the UNIDO English
1979-06-28 Agreement between the United Nations and the Republic of Austria in regard to the provisions, at the Vienna International Centre for the United Nations and the IAEA, of postal services English and German
1979-09-28 Agreement between the United Nations, IAEA and the Republic of Austria regarding the Common Headquarters Area English and German
1981-01-19 Agreement between the United Nations, IAEA and the Republic of Austria regarding the Headquarters Area Common to the United Nations and the IAEA at the Vienna International Centre English and German
1981-01-19 Agreement between the United Nations, IAEA and the Republic of Austria regarding the Establishment and Administration of a Common Fund for Financing Major Repairs and Replacements at their Headquarters Seats at the Vienna International Centre English and German
1981-01-19 Protocol regarding Provisional List of Main Elements referred to in Article2, paragraph 2 of the Agreement between the United Nations, IAEA and the Republic of Austria regarding the Establishment and Administration of a Common Fund for Financing Major Repairs and Replacements at their headquarters Seats at the Vienna International Centre English and German

Supplementary Agreements

Social Security Agreement
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1972-01-01 Agreement between UNIDO and the Republic of Austria concerning Social Security for officials of that Organization (entered into force 1 January 1972 - SUPERSEDED by the New Social Security Agreement) English
2010-11-01 New Social Security Agreement between UNIDO and the Government of the Republic of Austria (entered into force on 1 November 2010) English French German

Vienna International Centre

 Allocation of Common Services
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1977-03-31 Memorandum of Understanding concerning the allocation of Common Services at Donaupark Centre in Vienna between the UN, UNIDO and IAEA (entered into force on 31 March 1977) English
1998-11-20 Supplementary Memorandum of Understanding concerning the Allocation of Common Services at the Donaupark Centre in Vienna (entered into force on 20 November 1998) English

Common Fund for Financing Major Repairs and Replacements

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2002-02-14 Agreement between the Republic of Austria, the UN, IAEA, UNIDO and CTBTO regarding the Establishment and Administration of a Common Fund for Financing Major Repairs and Replacements at the Headquarters or Seats at the VIC (as amended on 24 January and 14 February 2002) English

Commissary

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1972-03-01 Supplementary Agreement regarding the establishment of the Commissary (1 March 1972) English
1981-12-8 Exchange of Notes regarding the Commissary (23 November and 8 December 1981) English
1985-12-20 Exchange of Notes regarding the Commissary (20 December 1985) English

Medical Centre

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1991-02-21 Memorandum of Understanding between IAEA and the Medical Doctors' Board of Vienna regarding cooperation between the Joint Medical Service at the Vienna International Centre and the Service Department for Foreign Patients of the Medical Doctors' Board (signed on 21 February 1991) English

Child Care Centre

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1989-11-29 Memorandum of Understanding between UN, IAEA and UNIDO concerning Common Services at the Vienna International Centre relating to the Establishment and Operation of a Child Care Centre (signed on 21, 27 and 29 November 1989) English
2004-04-08 Supplementary Memorandum of Understanding between IAEA, UNOV, UNIDO and CTBTO Preparatory Commission concerning administrative arrangements and common services for the Child Care Centre at the Vienna International Centre (signed on 25, 29, 30 March and 8 April 2004) English

Conference Facilities

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2004-10-18 Memorandum of Understanding between Austria and the UN represented by UNOV, IAEA, UNIDO and CTBTO Preparatory Commission regarding additional Conference Facilities at the Vienna International Centre (signed on 18 October 2004) English

Terms of Reference of the Committees

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2006-10-24 Terms of Reference of the Committee on Common Services (dated 24 October 2006) English
2010-10-20 Terms of Reference of the Joint Advisory Committee on the Child Care Centre (JAC-CCC)(entered into effect on 20 October 2010) English
2010-10-20 Terms of Reference of the Joint Advisory Committee on the Catering Service(JACCS)(entered into effect on 20 October 2010) English
1989-01-19 Rules of the Catering Services at the VIC English
2010-10-20 Terms of Reference of the Joint Advisory Committee on the VIC Garage(JACG)(entered into effect on 20 October 2010) English

Exhibitions at the VIC

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2013-02-28 Guidelines for Exhibitions at the Vienna International Centre (dated 28 February 2013) English