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International Civil Service Commission

The International Civil Service Commission (ICSC) is a subsidiary body of the United Nations General Assembly,[1] established pursuant to General Assembly Resolution 3357 (XXIX) of 18 December 1974.[2] According to its statute, the ICSC is charged with the regulation and coordination of the conditions of service for the United Nations common system staff.[3]

The ICSC, which has its headquarters in New York City, is composed of fifteen members, appointed by the General Assembly for four-year terms. The fifteen members include the chairman and the vice-chairman as full-time members.[4]

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  1. ^ "Subsidiary Organs of the General Assembly: Commissions". UN. Retrieved 30 March 2016.
  2. ^ "3335 (XXIX). Statute of the International Civil Service Commission" (PDF). General Assembly, Twenty-ninth Session. 18 December 1974. Retrieved 30 March 2016.
  3. ^ "FAQ, General: What is the United Nations system?". ICSC. 2016. Retrieved 30 March 2016.
  4. ^ "About the Commission: General Information". ICSC. 2016. Retrieved 30 March 2016.

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