Policy and Guidance

Records management is “the efficient and systematic control of the creation, receipt, maintenance, use and disposition of records, including processes for capturing and maintaining evidence of and information about business activities and transactions in the form of records”. From the UN’s policy on Record-keeping and the management of United Nations archives, ST/SGB/2007/5.


Archival index cards on alleged war criminals at the United Nations Archives in New York, part of the UN War Crimes Commission Records (1943 - 1949).