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Mr. Harold Kent P. Heredia

Mr. Harold Kent P. Heredia

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Fifth Committee Adviser
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The Fifth Committee (Budget) is the Committee of the General Assembly with responsibilities for administration and budgetary matters. Based on the reports of the Fifth Committee, the General Assembly considers and approves the budget of the Organization in accordance with Chapter IV, Article 17 of the Charter of the United Nations. The Assembly also considers and approves financial and budgetary arrangements with specialized agencies and makes recommendations to the agencies concerned. The Fifth Committee may also consider urgent matters relating to the financing of a peacekeeping mission authorized by the Security Council at any of its sessions. The Committee considers 46 resolutions and 19 decisions at the seventy-second session of the General Assembly.