1. Notes with concern that women are still not represented on an equitable basis with men in decision-making positions in a majority of national and international institutions;
2. Calls upon all Member States, by the end of the United Nations Decade for Women in 1985, to make special efforts to nominate and appoint women, on an equal basis with men and, taking due account of the same professional criteria, to decision-making positions in those national and international bodies in which they are not equitably represented;
3. Calls upon the Secretary-General of the United Nations and on the executive heads of the specialized agencies and other organizations of the United Nations system, by the end of the United Nations Decade for Women in 1985, to make increased efforts to select and appoint women, in accordance with Article 101 of the Charter of the United Nations, to decision-making positions in the Secretariat and in the organs and agencies of the United Nations system.