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The International Civil Servant

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ISBN13: 9780792334446
ISBN: 0792334442
Published: July 1997
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers
Format: Hardback
Price: £255.00

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This text reviews the origin of the international civil service, its evolution, characteristics, weaknesses, as well as the institutions related to it, such as the ICSC, the Pension Board and Administrative Tribunals. The study was prompted by the concern of the United Nations General Assembly over the efficiency of the administrative and financial functioning of the United Nations, for the review of which a Group of High-Level Intergovernmental Experts - the Group of 18 - was established by the General Assembly.

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1. Present Crisis.
2. An Innovation in Interstate Relations: The International Secretariat.
3. The International Secretariat and its Sphere of Influence.
4. The New Breed: Profile of the International Civil Servant.
5. Disputed Ground: The Independence of the International Secretariat.
6. The International Official: Persona non Grata.
7. Protection of National Security or Enforced Conformism? 8. Carrot and Sticks: Supplementary Payments and Secret Levies.
9. Musical Chairs: Placing and Removing Nationals.
10. The Two Faces of Geographical Distribution.
11. The Best Public Servants? Conclusion: The Future of the International Civil Service.