Assistance to Togoland under French administration

1254 (XIII). Assistance to Togoland under French administration

The General Assembly, Bearing in mind the wish expressed by the Chamber of Deputies of Togoland on 23 October 1958 that assistance should be given to Togoland by the United Nations,[1] Having taken note of the undertaking given by the representative of France at the 784th meeting of the Fourth Committee that the Administering Authority will transmit and facilitate the requests of the Government of Togoland for United Nations assistance through normal procedures, Taking note of the important assistance already given by France to the Trust Territory of Togoland under French administration, Considering the useful and constructive role that the United Nations and the specialized agencies have played in the past in assisting various countries in their development plans, Recalling the recent establishment of the Special Fund and of the Economic Commission for Africa, Considering that requests for assistance to Trust Territories deserve sympathetic consideration by the United Nations, Invites the Secretary-General, the Special Fund, the Technical Assistance Board and the specialized agencies to give urgent and sympathetic consideration to any requests for assistance concerning Togoland, submitted through the Administering Authority. 780th plenary meeting,
14 November 1958.

[1] Official Records of the General Assembly, Thirteenth Session, Annexes, agenda item 40, document A/C.4/382.

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