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323 Mills to Evatt and Dedman

Cablegram 6817 LONDON, 14 December 1946, 1.45 p.m.

U.N.E.S.C.O. Conference concluded on December 10th. Budget fixed
at 6,000,000 dollars plus 950,000 dollars expenses for Preparatory
Commission and this Conference. This is the reduction in budget
proposed by the Preparatory Commission and reflects modification
made in programme during the Conference.

Contributions for Member States will be fixed by the Executive
Board following negotiations with the Governments, and having
regard to the decision of the United Nations Assembly. Many
Organisation and Finance matters are left to the Executive Board
and its Standing Committee on which Walker is a Member. The
Standing Committee meet on January 10th and the Executive Board on
April 8th. Next General Conference will be in Mexico City.

[AA: A1838/1, 863/20/1B]
Last Updated: 11 September 2013
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