Secretariat Departments

UN Registry (1946-1983)

1946-1948

- Cables

- Chrono Files

- General Assembly Correspondence

- Index Card

- United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA)

- Central Registry Files

- Security Council

- General Assembly

- Social Affairs

- Economic Affairs

- Economic and Social Council

- Conference and General Services

- Office of the Secretary-General

1948-1954

- Specialized Agencies

- Non-Governmental Organizations

- Social Welfare Advisory Functions

- United Nations General Assembly

- Missions, Conferences, Commissions

- Economic Commission for Europe

- Economic Commission for Asia and the Far East

- Economic Commission for Latin America

- International Court of Justice

- Financial Administration

- Organization and Functions

1954-1983

- United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD)

- United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO)

- Public Information

- Economic Affairs

- Personnal matters

- Information matters

- Administrative matters

- Organizational matters

- Social Affairs

- Legal matters

-Trusteeship matters

- Political and Security matters

- United Nations Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO)

- Technical Assistance

 

Department of Economic and Social Affairs- DESA (1933-1991)

- Department of Technical Cooperation for Development (1978-1991)

- Office of Interagency Affairs and Coordination (1970-1978)

- Department of Economic and Social Affairs (1955-1977)

- Technical Assistance Administration (1946-1959) - Department of Social Affairs (1946-1954)

- Department of Economic Affairs (1946-1955)

 

Executive Office of the Secretary-General - EOSG (1946-1973)

- United Nations Deputy Chef de Cabinet

- United Nations Chef de Cabinet: Narasimhan (1961-1973)

- United Nations Executive Assistant to the Secretary General: Cordier (1946-1961)

 

Department of General Assembly and Conference Management - DGACM (1946-1991)

- Department of General Assembly Affairs and Conference Services

- Department of Conference Services (1973-1991)

- Office of Conference Services (1958-1972)

- Department of Conference Services (1954-1957)

- Conference and General Services (1946-1979)

 

Department of Management- DM (1946-1980)

- Administrative and Financial Services

- Office of General Services

- Office of Personnel

- Office of the Controller

- Office of the Under-Secretary-General for Administration and Management

- Department of Administration and Management

 

Office for Special Political Affairs - SPA (1938-1991)

- Brian Urquhart, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Special Political Affairs (1971-1985)

 

Department of Political Affairs - DPA (1946-1991)

- Department of Security Council Affairs (1946-1951)

- Department of Trusteeship and Information from Non-Self-Governing Territories (1946-1954)

- Department of Political and Security Council Affairs (1952-1991)

- Department of Trusteeship and Non-Self-Governing Territories (1965-1971)

- Office of Political Affairs, Trusteeship, and Decolonization (1972-1986)

- Department of Political and General Assembly Affairs [and Secretariat Services] (1972-1992)

- Office for Special Political Questions (1979-1986)

- Office for Special Political Questions (1979-1986)

- Office for Special Political Questions, Regional Co-operation, Decolonization and Trusteeship (1991)

 

Field Service and Successor Bodies (1948 - 1982)

- United Nations Field Service

- Field Operations Service

- Field Operations Division